Team

Dr.hist. Jānis Šiliņš Researcher
History of Latvian culture, politics, economy and military from 18 century till 20 century first part
Dr.oec. Agita Līviņa Director, senior researcher
Sustainable development, sustainable tourism planning, protected areas, dark tourism, regional planning and development, indicators agita.livina(at)va.lv
Dr.phil. Agnese Dāvidsone Researcher
Communication, media, journalism agnese.davidsone(at)va.lv
Mg.oec., Mg.sc.comp. Aigars Andersons Research Assistant
RFID technologies in events, real estate system, sustainable development of rural areas aigars.andersons(at)va.lv
Dr.geogr. Andris Klepers Researcher
Tourism marketing, spatial analyse, tourism clusters andris.klepers(at)va.lv
Mg.sc.pol. Anna Broka Research Assistant
International social welfare and health policy, social innovations, community participation and empowerment, sustainable development anna.broka(at)va.lv
Dr.phil. Beata Paškeviča Researcher
Identity problems, cultural-historical heritage, cultural landscape and cultural space beata.paskevica(at)va.lv
Dr.pol.sc. Feliciāna Rajevska Senior researcher
Social security system, social policy, social investments, transformation processes of works feliciana.rajevska(at)va.lv
Dr.hist. Gatis Krūmiņš Senior researcher
History and economic development gatis.krumins(at)va.lv
Dr.art. Ieva Gintere Researcher
Communication ecosystem and technologies, hidden culture codes, ICT product development, intellectual capital ieva.gintere(at)va.lv
Dr.oec. Iluta Bērziņa Researcher
Measurement and indicators of socio-economic effects of tourism in specific territories, regional development, sustainable development iluta.berzina[at]va.lv
Mg.sc.soc. Ilze Grīnfelde Research Assistant
Dark tourism, regional tourism resources, outdoor recreation ilze.grinfelde(at)va.lv
Mg.sc.env. Jānis Bikše Research Assistant
Transport mobility in rural areas, air quality in urbanized regions janis.bikse(at)va.lv
Dr.sc.comm. Jānis Buholcs Researcher
On-line media, social media, social capital, on-line communities , communication technologies janis.buholcs(at)va.lv
Dr.art. Jānis Kalnačs Researcher
Cultural heritage, Cultural tourism janis.kalnacs(at)va.lv
Mg.biol. Juris Smaļinskis Researcher
Environment, biological diversity, sustainable development, ecotourism, tourism juris.smalinskis(at)va.lv
Mg.sc.comp. Katrīne Kūkoja Research Assistant
Social investments, pre-school education katrine.kukoja(at)va.lv
Mg.sc.soc. Liene Ločmele Research Assistant
Intercultural and interpersonal communication, social construction of identity, cultural discourse analysis liene.locmele(at)va.lv
Mg.philol. Līga Cvetkova Director's assistant
liga.cvetkova(at)va.lv
Mg.sc.soc. Ligita Kūle Research Assistant
Inclusive education, special education, employment and social investment ligita.kule(at)va.lv
Dr.phil. Linda Veliverronena Researcher
Cultural heritage, communication of culture, identity, community participation and engagement linda.lotina(at)va.lv
Dr.oec. Maira Leščevica Researcher
Economy, innovations, sustainability, social entrepreneurship maira.lescevica(at)va.lv
Dr.oec. Sarmīte Rozentāle Senior researcher
Sustainable economics, sustainable business, corporative finance and investments sarmite.rozentale(at)va.lv