Deanna Soloninka

Conference Co-Chair


Deanna Soloninka is a second year PhD Candidate in Politics and International Relations at the University of Edinburgh. She has a BA (Hons) and MA from Queen’s University in Ontario, Canada. Her research interests include majority or state-led nationalism and the international minority rights regime with a regional focus on the post-Soviet space. Deanna currently tutors in the University of Edinburgh’s School of Social and Political Science, and organises the School’s Peer Support Programme connecting current PhD researchers with MSc Taught students. She can be reached at