Andrei Tcacenco

TitleGraduate Student,
Teaching Assistant
DivisionHumanities Division
DepartmentHistory Department
AffiliationsHistory Department
Phone9166779095
Email
OfficeHumanities 1, Room 440
Office HoursWednesdays 12-1
Campus Mail StopHistory Department
Andrei Tcacenco

Research Interests

World History, history of Socialism, history of Postsocialism and Postcolonialism

Biography, Education and Training

Hello,


My name is Andrei Tcacenco and I am currently a PhD student in the history department at UCSC. I was born in the former Soviet Union and my research interests focus on morality, nationalism, and postsocialism in Eastern Europe and the former USSR.


 


 


 

Honors, Awards and Grants

 UCSC History Department Summer Research Fellowship: Summer 2015


UCSC History Department Summer Research Fellowhsip: Summer 2016


Graduate Research Fellowship: Fall 2016


McLean Fellowship, UCSC: Fall 2016


Russian, East European, and Eurasian Center Summer Research Lab Fellowship, University of Illinois, 2017


Center for Urban History of East Central Europe Residency Fellowship, Lviv, Ukraine, 2018


Association for Slavic, East European, and Eurasian Studies Cohen-Tucker Dissertation Research Fellowship, 2018-2019


 


 

Selected Presentations

 




  • UCSC Graduate Student Symposium, April 24th, 2015: Morality and Ideology in Soviet Housing, 1925-1989




          Postsocialism cluster roundtable with Elena Gapova: January 14th, 2016: Ideology and post-Soviet nostalgia in Post-Soviet Russia


          Postsocialism cluster workshop, January 20th, 2015: Building Socialism from Within 


           Friday Forum for Graduate Research, UCSC, Feburary 12th, 2016


 


 

Teaching Interests

I am interested in teaching modern European, Eastern European, and Russian history. I am also interested in teaching Russian language.