Staff

Center Staff

Toivo Raun

Toivo Raun

Director, Inner Asian and Uralic National Resource Center

Professor, Department of Central Eurasian Studies

  • raunt@indiana.edu
  • Global and International Studies Building 3006

Ph.D., Princeton University, 1969 Modern Baltic and Finnish history

Kasia Rydel-Johnston

Kasia Rydel-Johnston

Assistant Director, Inner Asian and Uralic National Resource Center

  • krydeljo@indiana.edu
  • Global and International Studies Building 3010

Graduate Assistants

Brian Cwiek

Brian Cwiek

Title VI NRC Grant Specialist

Area Studies Advancement Project (ASAP) Coordinator

  • bcwiek@indiana.edu
  • GISB 3004

  • ABD, Departments of Central Eurasian Studies and History
  • Fields: Central Asian studies and modern Chinese history
  • Region of Focus: Xinjiang