Dr. Natalia Khanenko-Friesen


Huculak Chair of Ukrainian Culture and Ethnography

Dr. Natalia Khanenko-Friesen serves as the Huculak Chair of Ukrainian Culture and Ethnography at the Kule Folklore Centre. She is a professor in the Department of Modern Languages and serves as the Director of the Canadian Institute of Ukrainian Studies in the Faculty of Arts.  Dr. Khanenko-Friesen juggles many hats and is very involved in scholarly initiatives focusing on the war in Ukraine, ethnography, anthropology, Ukrainian Canadian studies, Contemporary Ukraine studies, and diaspora studies. 

Her CV and details can be found here.

Email: nkhanenk@ualberta.ca