Fields of activities:
|» Cultural studies |
» Political science
|» Sociology |
» Other social sciences
Brief description of your activity focus
transnational space, innovative strategies, marketing research and consulting, social network, foreign national image, enterprenership
Details about Expertise / Competences / Technologies
• Research management expertise
negotiations with potential partners
searching for coordinator and negotiations with potential coordinator
research team organization,
Calculating research budget and research time scheduling
Dividing tasks between research team participants and research activities governing
Governing research process in a whole
• Theoretical research expertise
Organizing discussion on FP7 calls and formulating project idea
Elaboration of theoretical approach for particular project idea
Formulating methodological base for a particular project idea
Literature survey on particular research subject
• Empirical research expertise
data gathering: experienced in large-scale public-surveys, expert surveys, focus groups and
text-mining: textual data base gathering, content-analysis, concepts mapping, etc.
research analytic: experienced in forecasting, challenges and perspectives evaluation, scenario
and trends elaboration, theoretical and analytical models construction.
research results dissemination: experienced in organizing national and international conferences,
workshops and seminars, university based publishing house. Monthly published scientific journal
“Sociology of education”. Experienced in dissemination of research results via Internet.
• in theory, basic modern theories in management, social and political studies, in particular:
innovation conception and main approaches
transnational communications and transnational space approaches
soft power conception
• in empirical analysis
mass on-line public surveys
focus groups and expert deep interviewing
• University R&D activity estimation technology
• Technology of measuring effectiveness of transnational communications
EU Framework Programme related activities:
» Structural changes in the knowledge economy and society
» Socio-economic development trajectories
» Societal trends and lifestyles
» Interactions & interdependences between world regions
» Participation and citizenship in Europe
» Diversities and commonalities in Europe
|Project Type||Other (International)|
|Project Title||Searching for National Identity/Image Online: A Comparison of Internet Impact between Russian and Taiwanese Societies|
|Specific Theme||Influence of social activities virtualization to identity change|
|Project Title||Constructing image of modern Russian Federation in world politics with the means of public diplomacy|
|Specific Theme||state cultural diplomacy and public diplomacy possibilities in constructing national images in worl|
|Project Title||Research project on comparing best governance techniques for university R&D and innovation activities management on the experience|
|Specific Theme||innovation development management as a vital university activity|
International and national projects beyond EU Framework Programme
• 2011 - 2012 evaluating quality of Russian universities R&D activities comparing to a world experience.
Innovations as a product of Russian university system. Looking for means of improving innovation potential of
Russian universities. Currently used R&D strategies used by Russian universities are modeled. Challenges and
benefits for potential of R&D strategies used by Russian universities are calculated. Research conducted in
cooperation with Higher school of economics and Academy of peoples economy under supervision of the federal
Ministry of Education and science.
• 2009-2010. Constructing image of modern Russian Federation in world politics with the means of public
diplomacy. Research was conducted with the financial support of Institute of social projecting (www.inop.ru) in
accordance with Russian Federation President order №160-рп, 16 march 2009.
2005-2007. Megauniversities in a modern world educational market. Their benefits and challenges they face
comparing to traditional universities. Modern university for the Humanities as an example of Mega university.
ICT role in development of mega universities in a modern world. Modern University for the Humanities, Moscow.
• 2012-2014 joint research project with national university of Taiwan on change of national identity as a result of
participation in virtual network communities. A comparative research project, where Russian and Taiwanese
students` network communities are investigated. Financed by Russian Foundation of Humanitarian sciences and
National council on science.
• 2009-2011. Soft power technologies in governing transnational networks, where the main aspect is devoted to
the possibilities of non-state actors of World Politics to use soft power in the context of transnational
• 2007-2009. Development of transnational space and organizing social networks in the context of transcultural
communications. Main attention was given to the problems of constructing stable networks within transnational
space and these networks governing. Research was partly conducted on the base of Inter-cultural faculty, Kobe
university (Japan) with support of prof. SAKAI Kazunari.
2006 -2008. Changing Human capital in the context of transnational communications, where main aspect was
connected with the problem how Human capital quality influences effectiveness of personal participation in
transcultural communications and what are the most valuable Human
capital features, proving personal ability for governing transnational networks. Research was partly conducted on
the base of Inter-cultural faculty, Kobe Univerisy (Japan) with support of prof. SAKAI Kazunari.