Member - Russia


Aston University - School of Social Sciences and Humanities

Elisabeth Schimpfoessl is an academic known for her contributions to sociology and Russian studies. Her work often focuses on the Russian elite and societal transformations in post-Soviet Russia. Schimpfoessl holds a position in a reputable university’s sociology department, where she combines rigorous research with teaching. She has published extensively, contributing to scholarly debates on class, power, and identity in contemporary Russia. Her notable publications delve into how Russia’s elite navigate the complexities of their societal roles. Schimpfoessl’s expertise makes her a sought-after commentator on issues related to Russian society and its evolving dynamics. Her academic journey reflects a deep commitment to understanding and analyzing the nuanced layers of Russian social structure and its impacts on global affairs.