- Academic Supervisor:International Laboratory 'Russia’s Regions in Historical Perspective'
- Willard Sunderland has been at HSE University since 2018.
- Article Sunderland W. Review of Mara Kozelsky, Crimea in War and Transformation. New York: Oxford University Press, 2019. // Slavic Review. 2020. Vol. 79. No. 1. P. 224-225. doi
- Article Sunderland W. Review of Richard G. Robbins, Jr., Overtaken by the Night: One Russian’s Journey through Peace, War, Revolution, and Terror // Canadian-American Slavic Studies. 2020 (in press)
- Article Sunderland W. The Greatest Emancipator: Abolition and Empire in Tsarist Russia // Journal of Modern History. 2020 (in press)
- Article Sunderland W. Review of Serhii Plokhy, Lost Kingdom: The Quest for Empire and the Making of the Russian Nation; From 1470 to the Present // Journal of Modern History. 2019. Vol. 91. No. 4. P. 978-980. doi
- Chapter Sunderland W. The Imperial Emancipations: Ending Non-Russian Serfdoms in Nineteenth-Century Russia, in: Shifting Forms of Continental Colonialism: Unfinished Struggles and Tensions. Singapore : Palgrave Macmillan, 2019. doi P. 437-461. doi
- Article Sunderland W. E Pluribus Unum? Searching for a Common Language in Russian Ethnicity and Nationality Studies // Nationalities Papers: The Journal of Nationalism and Ethnicity. 2018. Vol. 46. No. 4. P. 717-724. doi
- Article Sunderland W. Alien Transgressions: Notes on Lèse-Majesté from the Russian Imperial Borderlands // Russian History. 2017. Vol. 44. No. 1. P. 98-110. doi
- Article Sunderland W. Das Imperium und die Seeotter: Die Expansion Russlands in den nordpazifischen Raum, 1700-1867 // Slavic Review. 2017. Vol. 76. No. 4. P. 1120-1121. doi
- Article Sunderland W. Interethnic Relations and Nationality Policy in Post-Soviet Russia: Western Scholarship Since 1991 // Modern History of Russia. 2017. No. 1. P. 152-169. doi
- Article Sunderland W. New Soviet Gypsies: Nationality, Performance, and Selfhood in the Early Soviet Union // Journal of Modern History. 2016. Vol. 88. No. 2. P. 485-487. doi
- Article Sunderland W. The USSR as a Multinational State from the Revolution to the Death of Stalin: Western Scholarship Since 1991 // Vestnik Sankt-Peterburgskogo Universiteta, Istoriya. 2016. No. 4. P. 142-158. doi
- Article Sunderland W. Homo Imperii: A History of Physical Anthropology in Russia // The Soviet and Post-Soviet Review. 2014. Vol. 41. No. 3. P. 338-340. doi
- Book Sunderland W. The Baron’s Cloak: A History of the Russian Empire in War and Revolution. Cornell University Press, 2014.
- Article Sunderland W. The Plough that Broke the Steppes: Agriculture and Environment on Russia’s Grasslands // Slavic Review. 2014. Vol. 73. No. 4. P. 903-905. doi
- Article Sunderland W. Bitter Choices: Loyalty and Betrayal in the Russian Conquest of the North Caucasus // Slavic Review. 2013. Vol. 72. No. 1. P. 163-164. doi
- Article Sunderland W. Mapping Europe’s Borderlands: Russian Cartography in the Age of Empire // American Historical Review. 2013. Vol. 118. No. 2. P. 672-672. doi
Editorial board membership
2015: Member of the Editorial Board, Kritika: Explorations in Russian and Eurasian History.
Taft Research Center, Summer Faculty Fellowship (2015);
Publication Award of the Ohio Academy of History, for The Baron’s Cloak (2015);
Honorable Mention, Joseph Rothschild Prize in Nationalism and Ethnic Studies, Association for the Study of Nationalities, for The Baron’s Cloak (2015);
Honorable Mention, Reginald Zelnik Book Prize in History, Association for Slavic, East European, and Eurasian Studies, for The Baron’s Cloak (2015);
Co-Recipient, Russian Scientific Foundation (Rossiiskii nauchnyi fond) Grant for “The Management of Ethnic Diversity and Ethno-confessional Conflict in Russia: An Interdisciplinary Study of the Imperial, Soviet, and Post-Soviet Experience” (Research collective based at St. Petersburg State University and the Institute of History of the Academy of Sciences, St. Petersburg Branch, St. Petersburg, Russia) (2015-2018; extended: 2018-2020);
Taft Research Center, Travel Grant for Research (2016);
Research Fellowship, National Endowment for the Humanities (2016-2017);
Invited Visiting Professorship, École des Hautes Études en Sciences Sociales (Paris) (May-June 2018)
Henry R. Winkler Professor of Modern History, September 2016-Present
Professor, Department of History, University of Cincinnati, August 2015-Present
Department Head, Department of History, University of Cincinnati, January 2009-August 2014
Director, European Studies Program, University of Cincinnati, 2007-2009
Associate Professor, Department of History, University of Cincinnati, September 2003-July 2015
Assistant Professor, Department of History, University of Cincinnati, September 1996-2003
A new review of Mara Kozelsky's "Crimea in War and Transformation" by the academic supervisor of the laboratory Willard Sunderland was published in the journal "Slavic Review".
HSE’s new International Laboratory of ‘Russia’s Regions in Historical Perspective’ will study the social and political history of Russia’s regions from the 18th to the late 20th century.