The Steering Committee consists of selected AUCA faculty members who facilitate the interactions between CASI and the University’s departments and who play an active role in defining the development strategies of the Institute's policies and in resource allocation. The steering Committee members are also involved in the administration of the MA program in Central Asian Studies and act as advisors for the program’s students.
Svetlana Jacquesson, PhD. Director, Central Asian Studies Institute. Head of the MA program in Central Asian Studies (MACAS)
Christopher Baker, MA. Research Coordinator, Central Asian Studies Institute. Core Faculty Member of MACAS
Emil Juraev, PhD. Assistant Professor, International and Comparative Politics, AUCA. Core Faculty Member of MACAS
Philipp Schroeder, PhD. Institute of African and Asian Studies, Humblodt University, Berlin, Germany
Alexander Wolters, PhD. DAAD Visiting Professor, AUCA/OSCE. Core Faculty Member of MACAS