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The Department was created on the basis of the Department of Politics, which was established in 2005. The main purpose of the department is to provide today’s students with professional training in the fields of political analysis and sociopolitical engineering, as well as in creating a special creative atmosphere that allows for the formation and development of a society of political experts who are capable of not only carrying out professional research, but also proposing and implementing solutions to relevant Russian and international problems.
East European Politics. 2023. P. 1-25.
In bk.: Turning Points of World Transformation. New Trends, Challenges and Actors. Singapore: Palgrave Macmillan, 2022. Ch. 6. P. 85-100.
OxonCourts Judicial Studies Graduate Colloquium. OxonCourts Judicial Studies Graduate Colloquium. University of Oxford, 2019
In February 2017, professor of the Department of Applied Political Science (HSE – St. Petersburg) Sergei Akopov was an invited professor at the Institute of Political Studies (Sciences Po) Aix-Provence (France). Together with his colleague Professor Laurent Sermet he taught course “The Strategies of International Cultural Diplomacy”. S. Akopov also delivered lectures for the students of the Master's program “Globalization” on “Russia in the modern world politics” and “Human Rights in Russia”. His public lecture “Russia's International Relations: Seminal Texts and Principal Symbols” illustrated high demand among the French public for the expertise in the field of Russian international relations. The lecture was held February 8, 2017 with around 200 guests. Seminars and open lecture were conducted in French, the rest of the lectures – in English. French colleagues expressed deep interest in further exchanges with students and professors from HSE – St.Petersburg, as well as in joint research projects and publications.