American University of Armenia
Dr Yevgenya Paturyan is Assistant Professor at the American University of Armenia. She specialises and has interest in the sphere of civil society, political culture, volunteering, democratisation of post-communist countries, research methodology and corruption. She received her PhD in Political Science from Jacobs University Bremen. Prior to joining AUAF, she worked at Eurasia Partnership foundation and at Caucasus Research Resource Centres – Armenia. She is also affiliated with the Turpanjian Center for Policy Analysis (TCPA) that was established in 1995 by the AUAF School of Political Science and International Affairs (PSIA) with the central mission of promoting independent research and policy analysis. She was the team leader of a four-year research project about Armenian civil society and has authored publications in peer-reviewed journals.