Valda Budreckaitė received master’s degree in International Relations and Diplomacy at IIRPS VU. She started her PhD program at IIRPS VU in 2019 and is currently working under the supervision of prof. Ainė Ramonaitė (a preliminary topic of her dissertation is “The Post-Soviet Period in Lithuania as a Cultural Trauma: Experiences of Sociopolitical Transformations and Their Reflections in Political Attitudes of the Residents of Lithuania”).
Research projects and grants
Since 2021: junior researcher in the research project “Post-communist Transformation as Dismantling of the Soviet Modernity Project”, Research Council of Lithuania, Vilnius University.
Selected conference papers
„The Restoration of Lihuania’s Independence in the US Press in 1990.“ Kn. Kristīne Beķere (sud.), Tracing the Baltic Road to Independence in Diaspora Archives. Riga: LZA Baltijas stratēģisko pētījumu centrs, 2015, 51-57.