Anna Mazanik

Academic Rank: 
Visiting Lecturer

Anna Mazanik is a historian of imperial Russia and the Soviet Union, specializing in urban history, environmental history and the history of medicine and public health. After earning her Ph.D. in Comparative History from CEU, she was a postdoctoral fellow at the Herder Institute, New Europe College and the Max Planck Institute for the History of Science. In 2016, Anna Mazanik joined Blinken OSA where she curates Soviet collections. Her specific research interests include urban public health and transnational municipalism in imperial Russia, history of animal diseases, Russian environmental law and environmentalism in Soviet media.


2016 Max-Planck-Institut für Wissenschaftsgeschichte

2016 New Europe College

2015 Herder-Institut für historische Ostmitteleuropaforschung

2013-2014 Rachel Carson Center for Environment and Society, LMU

2013 Graduiertenkolleg Topologie der Technik, TU Darmstadt

2012 Institute for the History of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University 


Ph.D. in Comparative History, summa cum laude, History Department, CEU
M.A. in Central European History, CEU
M.A. in Russian History, Moscow State University