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Логотип CGES

Nikolai Skvortsov

Russian director of the Centre for German and European Studies

Dean of the Faculty of Sociology, St. Petersburg State University 

 
 
Degree:
  • PhD in Philosophy (1984)
  • Doctor of Sociology (1998)
  • Professor (1999)

Research areas:

  • Ethnic studies
  • Social/cultural anthropology
  • Intercultutral communication
Foreign languages:

English

Education:
  • 1974-1980 Leningrad State University, Faculty of Philosophy
  • 1980-1983 Leningrad State University, Faculty of Philosophy, Ph.D. in Philosophy
Current position and employment:
  • 2013-present Dean of the Faculty of Sociology, St. Petersburg State Universit
  • 2008-2013 Pro-Rector for Scientific Work, St. Petersburg State University
  • 2004-present Director of the Centre for German and European Studies (St. Petersburg State University - Bielefeld University)
  • 2005-2010 Head of the Department of Comparative Sociology,  St. Petersburg State University
  • 2000 - 2010 Dean of the Faculty of Sociology, St. Petersburg State University 
  • 1995 - 2004 Senior Lecturer, Professor, Head of the Department of Cultural Anthropology and Ethnic Sociology of the Faculty of Sociology, St. Petersburg State University 
  • 1991 - 1995 Director of the Centre for Humanitarian Studies and Social Prognoses, St. Petersburg State University 
  • 1988 - 1991 Senior Researcher, Head of the Laboratory of Ethnic and Historical Sociology, Deputy Director of Research at the Research Institute for Complex Social Studies, Leningrad State University
Social activities:
  • Chairman of the Scientific and Methodological Council on Sociology of the Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation
  • Chairman of the Council for the Defense of Doctoral and Candidate Theses at St. Petersburg State University
  • Chairman of the M.M. Kovalevsky Russian Sociological Society
  • Vice-President of the Russian Sociological Association
  • Deputy Chairman of the Expert Council of the St. Petersburg Government Programme "Tolerance"
  • Member of the International Sociological Association (ISA).