Graduated from Philosophy department, French language department and School of International Relations at St.Petersburg state university. Served as international relations expert at St.Petersburg City Administration in 2008-2016. Undertook an internship at Chicago City Hall, USA (2012). Defended a thesis of candidate of science in international Relations at St.Petersburg State University in 2016 (topic - Russian soft power). Since 2017 - associate professor at Higher School of Economics (St.Petersburg). Since 2018 director of HSE French Club. Since 2020 - representative of 'Francophonie sans frontières' in Russia.

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Russian and Chinese grand strategies in Kazakhstan, supervised by Thierry Balzacq et Kathy Rousselet

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Russia and China in Central Asia, Russian soft power, French soft power

Research Interests

Russian strategy in Central Asia, Russian soft power, French soft power, Russian-French relations

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