Chairman

  • Prof Mikhail Pelevin, Head Department of Iranian Philology, Faculty of Asian and African Studies, St Petersburg State University.

Secretary

  • Alexander Matveyev, Senior Lecturer at the Department of the Middle Eastern History, Faculty of Asian and African Studies, St Petersburg State University.
    e-mail afghanstudies1@gmail.com

Members

  • Prof Magnus Marsden, Professor of Social Anthropology, Director of the Sussex Asia Centre, University of Sussex, UK.
  • Dr Sergey Grigorev, Reader at the Department of the Middle Eastern History, Faculty of Asian and African Studies, St Petersburg State University;.
  • Dr Zarine Dzhandosova, Reader at the Department of Central Asian Studies.
  • Dr Alexandra Zheveleva, Reader at the Department of the Middle Eastern History, Faculty of Asian and African Studies, St Petersburg State University.
  • Ekaterina Vlasenkova, Assistant, Department of African Studies, Faculty of Asian and African Studies, St Petersburg State University.

Hotel accommodation
Dr Alexandra Zheveleva; e-mail: zheveleva.a.v@mail.ru

Visa support
Ms Ekaterina Vlasenkova; e-mail:   npogotigi@yandex.ru :

Please address all your queries to the Organising Committee e-mail: afghanstudies1@gmail.com