Maia Otarashvili is a research fellow and deputy director of the Eurasia Program at Foreign Policy Research Institute (FPRI).

Otarashvili is co-editor of FPRI's 2017 volume Does Democracy Matter? The United States and Global Democracy Support. Her current work examines the post-Soviet frozen conflicts of Abkhazia, South Ossetia, and Transnistria.

She is a PhD candidate at the war studies department at King’s College, London. She holds an M.A. in Globalization, Development and Transition from the University of Westminster in London.  

Last Updated: May 28, 2019