In the academic year 2017–2018, sixteen scholars have been invited onto the Aleksanteri Visiting Fellows Programme. They come from Austria, Bulgaria, Canada, Denmark, Italy, Russia, Ukraine, United Kingdom and the United States  and are conducting research on diverse topics ranging from Con­tem­por­ary Rus­sian Law-mak­ing to So­cial Con­struc­tion of Ho­mo­sexual Male Iden­tit­ies in Bul­garia. Please take a minute to browse through the short bios below, and do not hesitate to make contact with the visitors!