Stanford Center for Russian, East European and Eurasian Studies (CREEES)

Stanford University

The Center for Russian, East European & Eurasian Studies is Stanford University's hub for the interdisciplinary study of a vast region stretching from the Berlin Wall to the Bering Strait.

CREEES objectives include:

  • training an annual cohort of master’s students in Russian, East European & Eurasian Studies
  • supporting undergraduate and graduate students throughout campus, especially in regards to funding for research and langauge study
  • hosting renowned area specialists for guest teaching, lectures, and conferences
  • developing endowed lecture series, conferences, and public events
  • promoting language study
  • expanding the area studies curriculum
  • supporting community outreach activities

CREEES is funded by endowments from institutional grants and individual donors, annual operational support from the university, and Title VI funding.

America United States Pacific
Institution type
Foreign Institutions Universities and university institutes