Linas Kojala became the director of the Eastern Europe Studies Centre (EESC) in July 2016. He is currently working as a fellow at the Davis Center for Russian Eurasian Studies at Harvard University. Previously, he worked as a policy analyst at EESC’s policy analysis and research division. Mr. Kojala is also a PhD student at the International Relations and Political Science Institute, which is part of Vilnius University. His focuses are political science and European studies.