Olena Lennon, Ph.D.

Session 1 Moderator

Olena Lennon, Ph.D. 

  • Spring 2015 ~ Present : Adjunct Professor of Political Science & National Security, University of New Haven
  • Spring 2015 ~ Present : Adjunct Professor of Social Statistics, Southern Connecticut State University  
  • 2016 ~ 2021 : Adjunct Instructor of Academic Writing, Yale University 
ABOUT SPEAKER

Olena Lennon, Ph.D. is an Adjunct Professor of Political Science and National Security at the University of New Haven, where she teaches such courses as the U.S. Foreign and Defense Policy and International Relations. An Eastern Ukraine native, she also serves as a co-editor of an online scholarly forum “Eyes on Donbas: Politics, Places, and People” at the Harvard Ukrainian Research Institute. Formerly a Fulbright scholar and most recently a Title VIII Scholar at Woodrow Wilson Center’s Kennan Institute in Washington, D.C., Olena has dedicated her research to domestic and international politics of Ukraine, as well as Eurasian geopolitics and security writ large.