Catherine Danks

Senior Lecturer in Russian and Soviet History and Politics, Manchester Metropolitan University

Catherine Danks is a political historian in the Department of History. Her teaching and research interests are in the areas of soviet history and contemporary Russian politics. She has recently completed a study of Russian Soldiers' Mothers Committees and is currently working on 'Politics-Russia' for Pearson. She is also a founder member and treasurer of the Global Studies Association.


  • –present
    Senior Lecturer in Political History, Manchester Metropolitan University