Director

Gvido Straube

Other positions: Senior Researcher

Executive Director

Scientific Council:

Researcher Ph.D. Kristīne Beķere, Senior Researcher Ph.D. Valdis Bērziņš; Researcher Dr. hist. Daina Bleiere; Researcher Dr. hist. Ilze Boldāne-Zeļenkova; Senior Researcher Dr. hist. Guntis Gerhards; Senior Researcher Dr. hist. Anete Karlsone; Researcher Dr. hist. Uldis Neiburgs; Senior Researcher Dr. hist. Ieva Ose; Senior Researcher Dr. hist. Guntis Zemītis, Senior Researcher Dr. biol. Māris Zunde and Professor from the Faculty of History and Philosophy, University of Latvia Dr. hist. Ēriks Jēkabsons. 

Chairperson of the Scientific Council, Head of the Repository of Ethnographic Material, Senior Researcher

Dr. hist. Ilze Boldāne-Zeļenkova

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Deputy Chairperson of the Scientific Council, Senior Researcher

Ph. D. Valdis Bērziņš

Researcher

Ph. D. Kristīne Beķere

Researcher

Dr. hist. Daina Bleiere

Senior Researcher

Guntis Gerhards

Senior Researcher

Ēriks Jēkabsons

Senior Researcher

Dr. hist. Anete Karlsone

Senior Researcher

Dr. hist. Uldis Neiburgs

Research interests: history of World War II in Latvia, resistance and collaboration during Soviet and Nazi occuption, social memory, public history. 

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Senior Researcher

Dr. hist. Ieva Ose

Senior Researcher

Guntis Zemītis

Senior Researcher, Head of Dendrochronological Laboratory

Dr. biol. Māris Zunde

Zinātniskās intereses: a) vēsturiskās koksnes dendrohronoloģiskā datēšana, b) dendroklimatoloģija, c) Latvijas mežu vēsture.

Senior Researcher

Ineta Lipša

Senior Researcher

Elīna Pētersone-Gordina

Senior Researcher

Ieva Pīgozne

Research interests: Latvian dress, social, and culture history in European context, social aspects of dress history, history of research in dress history. 

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ORCID:

Scopus Author ID: 57192269496 

 

Senior Researcher

Ilga Zagorska

Senior Researcher, Head of the Repository of Bioarchaeological Material

Dr. hist. Gunita Zariņa

Research interests: bioarchaeology. Research of the palaeodemography, nutrition, health and quality of life of the ancient population of Latvia. Analysis of social status of women in different historical periods. Application of natural science methods in the study of Latvian nation formation and ethnologycal processes. Studies of archaeological DNA and stable isotope content in archaeological artefacts.

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ResearchGate

Researcher

Dr. hist. Rūdolfs Brūzis

Researcher

Viktors Dāboliņš

Researcher

Antonija Vilcāne

Researcher

Klāvs Zariņš

Research Assistant

Aiga Bērziņa-Kite

Research Assistant

Mg. hist. Ginta Ieva Bikše

Research interests: Spanish Civil War, international relations in the 20th century, the 20th century history of Spain and France, Latvia’s foreign policy.

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Acting Research Assistant

Mg. hist. Tatjana Bogdanoviča

Research Assistant

Mg. hist. Inga Doniņa-Kalniņa

Research Assistant

Andrejs Gusačenko

Research Assistant

Aija Macāne

Research Assistant

Eduards Plankājs

Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of the Institute of Latvian History

Eva Eihmane

Information Specialist

Head of the Repository of Archaeological Material

Silvija Tilko

Keeper of collections at the Repository of Archaeological Material

Enija Zaķe

Keeper of collections at the Repository of Bioarchaeological Material

Keeper of collections at the Repository of Ethnographic Material

Dr. hist. h. c. Lilita Vanaga

Zinātniskās intereses: arhīvistika, kultūrvēsture, etnogrāfiskās ekspedīcijas Latvijā.

Keeper of collections at the Repository of Ethnographic Material

Ilze Ulmane

Zinātniskās intereses: kultūrvēsture, tekstiliju vēsture.