The University of Alberta stands with Ukraine

Find important resources for members of our community with roots in Ukraine. Learn about current research funding opportunities for disrupted Ukrainian scholars and students.

Statement on Russia's War Against Ukraine

As the democratic world is watching in disbelief at the Russian army’s full-scale military assault on sovereign Ukraine, the Canadian Institute of Ukrainian Studies at the University of Alberta stands united with Ukraine and Ukrainians in these critical times.

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Statement in Support of Scholars in Ukraine

Since its founding in 1976, the Canadian Institute of Ukrainian Studies (CIUS) at the University of Alberta has sought to further knowledge about Ukraine, the Ukrainian language, and Ukrainian Canadians through research and publishing in a field hitherto much neglected.

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What's Going On

News, Events & Conferences

woodcut image from Oud en Nieuw Oost-Indiën ("Old and New East-India") by Francois Valentyn
Second Conference of the Ukrainian Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies

Rethinking Empires, Colonialism, and Great Power Politics: Eighteenth Century Perspectives

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Current Initiatives