Maria Carlson, PhD

Year Inducted


Career Field

Russian & East European Studies


  • Served as the Director of the Center for Russian and East European Studies at the University Of Kansas
  • Recipient of the Excellence in Teaching Award from the University Of Kansas Center for Teaching Excellence
  • H. Bernerd Fink Award winner for outstanding classroom teaching
  • Her first book, No Religion Higher Than Truth, is praised as the definitive history of Russian Theosophy