Mikhail Minakov

Senior Advisor
Kennan Institute

Mikhail (Mykhailo) Minakov, senior advisor at Kennan Institute, Woodrow Wilson Center for International Scholars, is a philosopher and social scholar working in the areas of political philosophy, political theory and history of modernity. Author of six books, co-author of five books, and of many articles in philosophy, political analysis, and policy studies, Minakov has over twenty years of experience in research and teaching in Ukraine, Germany, USA and Switzerland. As an editor-in-chief he also runs a peer-reviewed Ideology and Politics Journal, the blog Kennan Focus Ukraine, and the philosophical portal Koinè.