Postdoctoral Research Fellow, University of Oxford, St. Anthony's College
Alena K. Alamgir earned her PhD from Rutgers in May 2014. Her dissertation, "Socialist Internationalism at Work: Changes in the Czechoslovak-Vietnamese Labor Exchange Program, 1967-1989," won the department's 2014 Anne Foner Dissertation Prize. Two chapters of her dissertation were published in peer-reviewed journals, namely, Race & Class and the Slavic Review. Alena accepted the position of Visiting Assistant Professor of Sociology at Newberry College for the 2014-15 academic year.