Justin Otten is the director of global health affairs in the School of Public Health-Bloomington and adjunct faculty with the Russian and East European Institute. His research expertise is related to the post-communist political and economic transition in Macedonia and the former Yugoslavia, in particular, and throughout the Balkans, Eastern Europe and Russia in general; Otten’s publications relate to his research on privatization in Macedonia. He also maintains strong connections with the Peace Corps, with which he served in Macedonia from 2002 to 2004.
Areas of Expertise
Post-communism, economic transition, privatization, neoliberalism, Eastern Europe, former Yugoslavia, Balkans, Macedonia, Peace Corps.