Vlad Galushko is a program manager at the Open Society Think Tank Fund, overseeing the portfolio of institutional and core grants in Ukraine, Moldova, and the South Caucasus. Prior to joining the fund, he was an analyst with the International Crisis Group, where he conducted policy research on Islamic radicalism, labor migration, ethnic strife, and socio-economic issues in Central Asia.
Galushko has previously worked with a number of international organizations in Ukraine on election monitoring, education reform, and scholarships. His areas of interest include civil society development, state and institution building processes, and security challenges in the post-Soviet space. He received a doctoral degree in international studies from Old Dominion University, Norfolk, Virginia.