198099 Saint Petersburg
17 Promyshlennaya Ulitsa, Room 107
190008 Saint Petersburg
16 Soyuza Pechatnikov Ulitsa
The Department of History was created in 2012. The overarching goal of the department is systematic development of the field of global, comparative, and transnational history as a potent tool of overcoming the limitations of national history canon, fostering interdisciplinary dialogue in the field of social sciences and humanities, and brining new public relevance to historical knowledge. The department mission includes the development of new type of historical undergraduate and graduate education in Russia and pioneering new research fields in Russian historiography in dialogue with the global historical profession.
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In 2019, employees of Laboratory for Environmental and Technological History of the Center for historical research and teachers of the department of history Elena Kochetkova (project Manager), Kirill Chunikhin and Julia Laius (project consultant) received a grant from the Russian scientific Foundation (RPF) to conduct research by youth groups on the topic "the Material world of late Soviet society in the Cold war: technological innovations in the production and representation of consumer goods". And held the conference " Cold War Matters: (In)Visible Economies of Things »
The center for historical research, together with Ab Imperio magazine and Tyumen state University, organized the summer school " Russian Empire/Soviet Union through the Lens of Global and New Imperial Histories ".
Cooperation with the London school of Economics continues as part of the Frederick Paulsen Programmeto support young scientists working on the history of Russia during the Imperial period (mid – 17th century-1918). Curators of the joint seminar program: Alexander Semenov and Dominick Lieven.
The five-year anniversary of the Summer school "Topography of imperial power: the political and cultural space of St. Petersburg" with the support of DAAD should be pointed. It was first held in 2015 and has since gained a strong place in the European summer school market. The academic head of the School is Dietmar Wulff.
We should also mention Professor Wulff and his invaluable contribution to the development of partnerships with DAAD.
I would like to Express our gratitude To the DAAD, with the assistance in Martin Aust’s short visit this year, was invited language assistant Alexander Steinborn, and also for supporting the summer school.
Since September Xenia Maksimovna started her work in the Centre for Historical Research. In 2018, she received her PhD from the Justus Liebig University of Giessen (Germany), and was involved in the HSE program for attracting Russian postdocs.
Elena Kochetkova selected as Secretary of the European society for environmental history
The first scientific and practical seminar of the research and training group “Languages for Describing the Other in Early Modern Europe: Social Contexts and Repertoires of Interpretation”
The student Scientific society organized and successfully conducted the first summer school.
This year, a new master's program "global and regional history" was opened, and Nikolai Vladimirovich Ssorin-Chaikov was appointed head of the program. Also curators of this program are Elena Kochetkova and Alexander Reznik
The conscientious international doctoral program with the University of Turin continues for the second year