Included in the:
Since December 2016 – Head of of Scientific Direction
2009-2016 – Counselor, Russian Academy of Sciences;
2002-2008 – Deputy Director, Institute of World Economy and International Relations(IMEMO), Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow;
1998-2002 – Project Leader, Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI), Sweden;
2016 – Academician of the Russian Academy of Sciences;
1994 – Elected Corresponding Member of the Russian Academy of Sciences;
1990 – Received degree of Professor of International Economics, Institute of Oriental Studies, Soviet Academy of Sciences, Moscow;
1982 – Received Doctor of Economics degree, Institute of Oriental Studies, Soviet Academy of Sciences, Moscow;
1979-1997 – Department Head, Deputy Director, Institute of Oriental Studies, Soviet/Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow;
1973-1978 – First Secretary, Counselor, Soviet Embassies in India and Pakistan; 1970-1973 – Senior Research Fellow, Institute of Marketing Research, Moscow;
1965-1969 – Department Head, Soviet Trade Representation, Indonesia;
1965 – Received degree of Candidate of Sciences in international economics, Leningrad State University;
1961-1965 – Assistant, Post-graduate student, Economic faculty, Leningrad State University;
1958-1961 – Member of Soviet economic teams in Indonesia and India;
1958 – Graduated from Leningrad State University, Leningrad;
Member of the IMEMO Scientific Council and of the IMEMO Economic Dissertation Council.
Chairman of the Editorial Board of the “Russia and New Eurasian States” magazine (Moscow).
Member of Editorial Boards of the “Kazakhstan Spectrum” and “Kazakhstan in Global Processes” magazines ( Almaty, Kazakhstan).
Member of the Scientific Council at the Security Council of the Russian Federation. Member of the Russian National Committee of the Asia-Pacific Council on Security Cooperation.
Member of the Russian Academic Council on Eurasian Economic Integration.
1996 – Awarded an honorary degree of a Distinguished Fellow at the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS), Jakarta, Indonesia;
2007 – Awarded an honorary degree of a Distinguished Fellow at the Kazakhstan Institute of Strategic Studies, Almaty, Kazakhstan;
2007 – Awarded a degree of honorary professor at the Jilin University, Changchun, China.
Fields of scientific interest
Expert on international economic and political affairs. Devotes special attention to the research of issues influencing Russia’s national interests in the East as well as to the analysis of Russia’s relations with new sovereign post-Soviet states.