Editorial Board of Section A

Tālavs Jundzis

Dr.habil.sc.pol., Dr.iur.

Chair of the Editorial Council

Latvia

Foreign member of LAS, Foreign Affairs Secretary of LAS

Baltic Centre for Strategic Studies of LAS, director

Law College, Director

He was the first defence minister of Latvia after restoring of independence (19.11.1991 – 2.08.1993) and second term (June 1997 – October 1998)

Science specialisation: Legal sciences, political science

Arno Jundze

Dr.philol.

Member of the Editorial Council; Head of the Editorial Office

Latvia

Head of the Editorial Office of Proceedings of LAS

Latvian Union of Writers, chairman

Science specialisation: Writer, culture journalist

Ojārs Spārītis

Dr.habil.art

Member of the Editorial Council

Latvija

Full member of LAS, President

Art Academy of Latvia, Head of doctoral programs

He was a minister of culture of Latvia (21.12. 1995 – 22.07.1996)

Science specialisation: Art sciences, cultural heritage

Raita Karnīte

Dr.econ.

Member of the Editorial Council; Editor in Chief of the Section A of the Proceedings of LAS

Latvia

Full member of LAS, Head of the Department of Humanities and Social Sciences

EPC, member of the board

Science specialisation: Economic sciences

Isaak Rashal

Dr.habil.biol.

Member of the Editorial Council Editor in Chief of the Section B of the Proceedings of LAS

Latvia

Full member of LAS

University of Latvia, Faculty of Biology, Department of Molecular biology, Professor

Latvian Academy of Agricultural and Forestry Sciences, vice president

Latvian Society of Geneticists and Breeders, president

Science specialisation: Genetics

Aleksey Andronov

Dr.philol.

Russia

Foreign member of LAS

Saint Petersburg State University; Faculty of Philology, Department of General Linguistics, Associate professor

Science specialisation: Language, baltistics

Saulvedis Cimermanis

Dr.habil.hist.

Latvia

Full member of LAS

State emeritus scientist

Science specialisation: Ethnography, history of culture

Pietro Umberto Dini

Dr.habil.phil. Dr.h.c.philol.

Italy

Foreign member of LAS

Università di Pisa, Dipartimento di Filologia, Letteratura e Linguistica, Professor, Faculty member

Heads the Chair of Baltic Philology and delivers courses in Linguistics and Translation

Science specialisation: Philology, linguistics, translation, specialising in Baltic Studies

Juris Dreifelds

Ph.D (Toronto Universitāte)

Canada

Foreign member of LAS

Brock University, Faculty of Social Sciences, Associate professor

Science specialisation: Political science Bachelor of Science in forestry

Ina Druviete

Dr.habil.philol.

Latvia

Full member of LAS

University of Latvia, Vice-rector for the Humanities and Educational Sciences, professor of general linguistics

She was a minister of education and science of Latvia in 2004–2006 and 2014

Science specialisation: Philology, general linguistics, sociolinguistics

Pārsla Eglīte

Dr.habil.econ.

Latvia

Corresponding member of LAS

State emeritus scientist

Member of European Association for Population studies and Latvian Association of Geographers

Science specialisation: Demography

Trevor Garth Fennell

Docteur de l'Université de Paris,

Australia

Foreign member of LAS

Flinders University, Adelaide, South Australia, Professor emeritus

Member of the Australian Academy of Humanities

Science specialisation: Linguistics, history and grammar of Latvian language. Has studied Latvian language and grammar vocabularies from 17 century

Māra Grudule

Dr.philol.

Latvia

Full member of LAS

University of Latvia, Faculty of Humanities, Professor

Institute of Literature, Folklore and Arts, of the University of Latvia, Leading researcher

Science specialisation: Philology, Latvian and Baltic German literature

Sarma Kļaviņa

Dr.philol. Dr.h.c.

Latvia

Doctor honoris causa of LAS

Science specialisation: Philology, linguistics linguistic historiography

Venta Kocere

Dr.h.c. (philol.)

Latvia

Doctor honoris causa of LAS

Academic Library of the University of Latvia, Director

Science specialisation: Literature

Tatjana Koķe

Prof., Dr.habil. paed.

Latvia

Corresponding member of LAS

Riga Stradins University, Riga Stradins University

University of Latvia, Faculty of Pedagogy, Psychology and Art, Leading researcher

Science specialisation: Educational sciences

Maija Kūle

Dr.habil.phil.

Latvia

Full member of LAS

Institute of Philosophy and Sociology, University of Latvia, Director

Full member of the European Academy of Sciences and Arts.

Science specialisation: History of philosophy; phenomenology and hermeneutics; culture, social and education philosophy; human rights; EU problems.

Liu Zuokui

Dr.

China

Chinese Academy of Social Sciences (CASS), Institute of European Studies, CASS, Professor, Senior Research Fellow Director of the Department of Central and Eastern European Studies

17+1 Think Tanks Network, CASS, Secretary General

Science specialisation: History, political sciences

Dace Markus

Dr.habil.philol.

Latvia

Full member of LAS

State emeritus scientist

University of Liepaja, Rector, Professor of linguistics, leading researcher

Science specialisation: Philology, phonetics and phonology, dialectology, child language

Jānis (John) T. Ozoliņš

Professor

Australia

Foreign member of LAS

Australian Catholic University (ACU), Faculty of Theology and Philosophy, School of Philosophy, Professor of philosophy Honorary fellow

University of Notre Dame Australia, College of Philosophy and Theology, Professor, Faculty of History and Philosophy, Visiting Professor

University of Divinity, Catholic Theological College, Adjunct Lecturer

Science specialisation: Ethics, epistemology, philosophy of religion, metaphysics

Maria Parlinska

Dr.habil.econ. Dr.h.c.

Poland

Helena Chodkowska University of Economics, Professor of UTH

Doctor honoris causa Latvia University of Life Sciences and Technologies

Foreign member of Latvian Academy of Agriculture and Forestry Sciences

Science specialisation: Economic sciences

Tiiu Paas

Ph.D (economics)

Estonia

University of Tartu, Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Professor

Science specialisation: Economic sciences, mainly economic modelling

Anderss Paalzow

Ph.D (economics)

Latvia/ Sweden

Foreign member of LAS

Stockholm School of Economics in Riga, Rector

Stockholm School of Economics in Riga, Department of Economics, Professor

Science specialisation: Economic sciences

Ligita Šimanskienė

Dr. (social sciences) HP.management

Lithuania

University of Klaipeda, Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities, Management Department , Professor

Head of management department Member of Klaipėda University Senate, Member of Faculty Council

“Regional Formation and Development Studies”, Scientific Editor

Science specialisation: Management

Leona Stašova

Ph.D (demography)

Czech Republic

University of Hradec Kralove, Faculty of Education, Vice- Rector for Creative Activities

Science specialisation: Demography, education, sociology

Pavel Štoll

Ph.D (philosophy)

Czech Republic

Foreign member of LAS

Charles University in Prague, Department of East European Studies, Assistant professor

Science specialisation: Philosophy, philology, literature and culture in Baltic States

Igors Šuvajevs

Dr.phil.

Latvia

Full member of LAS

University of Latvia, Faculty of History and Philosophy, Professor

Institute of Philosophy and Sociology, University of Latvia, Leading researcher

Science specialisation: Psychoanalysis, ethics, history of philosophy, philosophy as art of life

Enn Tarvel

Dr.habil.hist.

Estonia

Foreign member of LAS

Professor emeritus

Science specialisation: History

Juris Tālivaldis Urtāns

Dr.hist. Dr.habil.art.

Latvia

Full member of LAS

Latvian Academy of Culture, Professor

Science specialisation: History of culture, archeology

Eberhard Winkler

Dr.phil.habil. Dr.h.c.

Germany

Foreign member of LAS

Georg-August-Universität Göttingen, Philosophische Fakultät (Faculty of humanities), Professor

Science specialisation: Philology, history

Jānis Zilgalvis

Dr.arch.

Latvija

Full member of LAS

The State inspection for heritage protection) (NKMP), Head of the Department of Architecture

Science specialisation: Architecture, history of culture