Personal profile


I am an ESRC-funded PhD student in the Department of Japanese Studies, School of Arts, Languages, and Cultures, supervised by Prof. Erica Baffelli and Prof. Vera Tolz-Zilitinkevic. My research focuses on the history of empire-building and colonial development on the Russia-Japan border.


MA Modern Languages and Cultures (University of Manchester)

BA(Hons) Russian and Japanese (University of Manchester)


  • Japanese Studies
  • Russian Studies