Director of the Institute for the US and Canadian Studies of Russian Academy of Sciences, Doctor in History.
Member of the Scientific Council and the Dissertation Council on political science of ISKRAN, member of the editorial boards of the journals “USA-Canada: Economics, politics, culture”, “Russia and America in the XXI century”.
Since 2000 works part-time as a Professor of the Faculty of World Politics of the State Academic University of Humanitarian Science (GAUGN).
From January 2003 – the first Deputy Dean of the Faculty of World Politics of GAUGN, head of the Department of foreign regions. Under his leadership, five doctoral theses were prepared and defended.
Takes an active part in the preparation of information and analytical materials for Federal public authorities: the administration of the President of the Russian Federation, Security Council of the Russian Federation, State Duma and Council of Federation of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation and other administrative agencies.
Korean Peninsula Crisis Has no Military Solution. How Can It Be Solved?
Demilitarization of the region based on Russia-China "Dual Freeze" proposal 36 (35%) Restoring multilateral negotiation process without any preliminary conditions 27 (26%) While the situation benefits Kim Jong-un's and Trump's domestic agenda, there will be no solution 22 (21%) Armed conflict still cannot be avoided 12 (12%) Stonger deterrence on behalf of the U.S. through modernization of military infrastructure in the region 4 (4%) Toughening economic sanctions against North Korea 2 (2%)