The academic initiative "Ukrainian Research in Switzerland" (URIS) fosters Ukrainian expertise in Switzerland.

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The objectives of the initiative URIS are to make a long-term contribution to furthering Ukrainian expertise in Switzerland, to foster the next generation of scholars, and to contribute to the international networks of Switzerland-based university research on Ukraine.

About URIS

Learn more about the objectives, the vision and the funding of the initiative “Ukrainian Research in Switzerland”.

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Fellowship

The Fellowship Program of URIS is a core component of the initiative.

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Network

The URIS website presents an overview of ongoing Ukraine research projects in the humanities, cultural studies and social sciences.

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Upcoming Events

Scientific Conference with URIS Fellow Roman Horbyk at the University of Lausanne

Ein Gespräch im Literaturhaus Basel über den kürzlich ins Deutsche übersetzten Roman «Die Stadt» von Walerjan Pidmohylnyj mit Übersetzer Alexander Kratochvil und Autorin Tanja Maljartschuk.

Public Lecture by Prof. Dr. Sławomir Łukasiewicz at the Europainstitut of the University of Basel

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Our new URIS fellow Dr Roman Horbyk has arrived in Basel! Find out more about his research project and his course at the University of Basel.

This public exhibition will shed light on the various war narratives in Ukraine through the lens of the Ukrainian comic magazine INKER

Die Filmreihe vom 25.–29. Januar 2024 gibt Einblick in das Leben in der Ukraine im aktuellen Krieg und in die kulturelle und gesellschaftliche Vielfalt der Ukraine.