University of California Press is pleased to announce the appointment of J. Paul Goode as incoming editor of Communist and Post-Communist Studies. His term as Editor begins July 1, 2020.

CPCS incoming Editor J. Paul Goode

J. Paul Goode is Associate Professor and Convenor of the Research Group on Nationalism, Populism, and Radicalism at the University of Bath. He has published widely on regionalism, nationalism, and authoritarianism in Russia, including in such journals as Post-Soviet Affairs, Problems of Post-Communism, Europe-Asia Studies, Russian Politics, Perspectives on Politics, and Social Science Quarterly. His research has been funded by Fulbright, IREX, and in 2020 he will be a research fellow at New York University’s Jordan Center for the Advanced Study of Russia. He also serves as Associate Editor of Nationalities Papers and is a member of the international advisory and editorial boards for Russian Politics, Nations and Nationalism, and Social Science Quarterly. His book, The Decline of Regionalism in Putin’s Russia, was published by Routledge in 2011.

“I’m thrilled and honored to have this opportunity to guide Communist and Post-Communist Studies into the new decade. CPCS is a go-to resource for scholars of the post-communist region and I’m looking forward to expanding and diversifying the journal’s contributions to the field,” notes Professor Goode.