Andrei Sakharov


Councilor of RAS, RAS Corresponding Member.

Graduated from the Lomonosov Moscow State University (MSU). RAS Corresponding Member. Doctor of Sciences (History).

Taught history at a secondary school, worked at the Voprosy istorii journal. Editor-in-chief of the Nauka publishing house. Editor-in-chief of the USSR State Committee on Publishing.

From 1993 to 2010, Director of the RAS Institute of Russian History.

Author of over 300 academic papers; author of school textbooks on the history of Russia, and of textbooks for universities.

Academic interests: history of diplomacy, foreign policy, ideology and culture of Ancient Russia; Russian and foreign historiography on the history of Russia; social and economic relations in the Russian State in the 17th century.

Member of the Russian Union of Writers.

Recipient of state awards.

Poll conducted

  1. In your opinion, what are the US long-term goals for Russia?
    U.S. wants to establish partnership relations with Russia on condition that it meets the U.S. requirements  
     33 (31%)
    U.S. wants to deter Russia’s military and political activity  
     30 (28%)
    U.S. wants to dissolve Russia  
     24 (22%)
    U.S. wants to establish alliance relations with Russia under the US conditions to rival China  
     21 (19%)
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