Carnegie Moscow Center (2005-2013)
Deputy Director (Communications)
In 2009, 2010, 2011, and 2012, the Center was named the best among Think Tanks in Russia & Eastern/Central Europe.
Academy of National Econonomy (2012)
• Introductory course on Russia
Deloitte & Touche, Moscow (1998-2004)
Marketing Director for the CIS, till 2001 – Marketing Manager
Price Waterhouse, Management Consulting Services, Moscow (1996-1998)
Marquette University, Milwaukee, Wisconsin (1992-1995)
Associate Professor, Associate Director of the Center for International Studies
Was awarded scholarship of the Bradley Institute for Democracy and Public Values in 1992, 1993, and 1994.
Rocky Mountain News daily newspaper, Denver, Colorado (1991-1992)
Columnist (bi-weekly column on Russia)
Russian Academy of Sciences, Institute for U.S. and Canada, Moscow (1983-1992)
• Did research, published materials, and participated in conferences
on Russian/CIS reforms, Russian-American relations, and nuclear disarmament
• Worked with authors, and supervised and edited aerospace and disarmament chapters
for the U.S. Reference Book and the Encyclopaedia of the U.S.
• Organized conferences and seminars on international issues
Moscow Institute of International Relations (MGIMO)
Diploma with Honors in International Journalism
Russian Academy of Sciences, Institute for U.S. and Canada, Moscow
Ph.D. in Political Science
Price Waterhouse Training Centre, Stratford-upon-Avon, U.K.
Change Integration (Management Consultancy) 1&2 Course
Price Waterhouse Training Centre, Philadelphia, U.S.
SAP (Finance & Controlling) Course
Price Waterhouse Training Centre, London, U.K.
Price Waterhouse, Nakhabino, Russia
Global Consultancy Course
completely bilingual in Russian and English (editorial skills, and excellent grammar and style),
fluent French, and some Spanish
Publications and Citations:
co-authored and edited the book “Twenty Years Without the Berlin Wall” (in Russian and English); and edited the books “World in Their Hands” (in English), “Nuclear Reset: Arms Reduction and Nonproliferation” (English version), and “Missile Defense: Confrontation and Cooperation” (English version); published more than 100 articles in Russian and U.S. news papers and journals; had a column in the Rocky Mountain News; and chaired panels and spoke at over 100 Russian and international conferences, and TV and radio events.