Kaveshnikov Nikolai Yurievich

Kaveshnikov Nikolai Yurievich
  • Date of birth: 17.07.73
  • Scientific degree: Candidate of Science (Politics)
  • Education:
    1996 - Master of social and economic geography. Lomonosov Moscow State University, Geographic faculty.
    1998 - Bachelor of law. International Institute of Economics and Law, Law faculty.
  • Candidate dissertation:
    2006 - Candidate of Science (Politics). IE RAS. «Transformation of institutional structure of the European Union (1992-2005)».
  • Position:
    Candidate of Science (Politics), Head of Center for political integration.
  • Professional activities:
    2008-present IE RAS, Department of European integration research, Head of Center for political integration. Earlier: senior scientific associate (2007-2008), scientific associate (2004-2007), junior scientific associate (1999-2004), postgraduate student
    2007-present MGIMO University of Foreign Ministry of Russia, European integration department, Associate professor. Earlier: senior instructor (2003-2007)
    2002-2006 - Russian State University for Humanities, Senior instructor.
    1999-2005 - International Institute of Economics and Law, Law faculty, Senior instructor.
    1998 – 2002 - Association of European Studies, Regional relations manager.
    1997 – 1998 - Center for comparative social studies, Analyst.
  • Scope of scientific interests:
    relations between Russia and European Union
    EU energy policy
    institutional research of European Union
  • Courses taught:
    • European integration and EU-Russia relations (MGIMO (U) FM RF)
    • EU in the system of international relations (MGIMO (U) FM RF)
    • EU energy policy (MGIMO (U) FM RF)
  • Total number of publications:
    Over 70 publication, including brochures and chapters in collective monographs. Five publications in foreign sources (Belgium, Germany, Great Britain, Italy).
  • Major publications:

    Selected publications in foreign languages (for full list, see the bibliography in Russian)

    Over 70 publication, including brochures and chapters in collective monographs. Five publications in foreign sources (Belgium, Germany, Great Britain, Italy).

    • EU and Russia in Search of Strategic Partnership // European Integration without EU Membership: Models, Experiences, Perspectives / Ed. by  F.Maiani, R.Petrov, E.Mouliarova. EUI Working Paper, MWP 2009/10, Badia Fiesolana, European University Institute, 2009, p. 47-58. (co-author with Olga Potemkina)
    • The European Union in the Russian Press // Journal of Communist Studies and Transition Politics, Vol. 23, Issue 3, 2007, p. 396-424.
    • Prerequisites for Economic Integration in the Post-Soviet Region. // Comparative Russian-European Political Studies. Ed. by U. Liebert, A. Logunov and all, Moscow, Russian State University for Humanities, 2005. P. 58-68.
    • Three Stories about Strategic Partnership between Russia and the European Union // Russia and European Union in the Greater Europe: new possibilities and old barriers. / Ed. by V.Е.Morozov – SPb.: SPb University, 2003, P. 50-60.
    • Rational Insight or Political Kitsch? Dividing Lines Existing or Imaginary, EU-Russia: Co-operation or...? // New frontiers of Europe: opportunities and challenges. / Ed. by Busygina I., Moscow, MGIMO (U) FM RF, 2003. P.330-349. (co-author with О.Y.Potemkina)
    • EU-Russia relations: How to overcome the deadlock of mutual misunderstanding? IEE-document n°29, Louvain-la-Neuve, Université Catholique de Louvain, 2003, 21 p.
    • Europe and the European Union: the View from Russia // GESIS Newsletter, Special edition, July 2001, р. 102-120
  • Membership in scientific associations:
    Since 1998 – Association of European Studies
    Since 2004 – Russian Association of International Studies
  • Foreign languages:
    • English, French – upper intermediate
  • Contacts: Phone: +7 (495) 692 20 15
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