Professor Hubertus Jahn

Professor of the History of Russia and the Caucasus at Faculty of History, University of Cambridge


Professor Hubertus Jahn lectures on Russian, Soviet, and European history since 1715. His research interests include East European history, particularly Russian social and cultural history, national identity and nationalism, popular culture, poverty, deviance and crime, history of St.Petersburg, history of the South Caucasus, and Caucasus studies.

Since October 2001, he has organised a Special Subject on the Russian fin de siècle. He is co-convenor of the Modern European History Seminar.