Board of Advisors
Anatoly Adamishin

Vice-Minister of Foreign Affairs of USSR (1986–1990), First Vice-Minister of Foreign Affairs of Russia (1993–1994), Minister of CIS Affairs for Russia (1997–1998). Moscow, Russia

Olga Butorina

Dr. Sc. (Economics), Corresponding Member of Russian Academy of Sciences, Professor. Head of Chair, European Integration Dpt., Advisor to the President, Moscow State University а Foreign Affairs. Moscow, Russia

Da Wei

Director of CISS; Professor, School of Social Sciences, Tsinghua University, China

Glenn Diesen

PhD in Politics and International Relations, Professor at the University of South-Eastern Norway

Alexander Filippov

Doctor of Social Science, Full Professor with National Research University–Higher School of Economics, Head of the Center of Fundamental Social Science of the Poletayev Institute of Humanitarian Historical and Theoretical Studies. Moscow, Russia

Leonid Grigoriev

Chief advisor to the head of the Analysis Center under the Government of the Russian Federation, Head of the World Economy Chair of the World Economy and International Affairs Department of the National Research University–Higher School of Economics. Moscow, Russia

Sergey Kravets

Executive Editor of The Great Russian Encyclopedia publishers, Chief of the Religious and Research Center Orthodox Encyclopedia. Moscow, Russia

Alexey V. Kuznetsov

INION’s director is Corresponding Member of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Doctor of Science in Economy

Andrey Lankov

PhD in History, Prof., Kookmin University, College of Social Studies. Seoul, Republic of Korea

Marlene Laruelle

Professor of Political Science and International Affairs
Research Professor, Director, Institutefor European, Russian and Eurasian Studies (IERES) George Washington University, Washington, DC, USA
Co-Director of PONARS Eurasia

Alexander Lomanov

Dr. Sc. (History), Acting Deputy Director for Scientific Work, Head of the Center for Asia Pacific Studies, The Primakov National Research Institute of World Economy and International Relations, Russian Academy of Sciences (IMEMO). Moscow, Russia

Peter Paul Anatol Lieven

Professor, Georgetown University in Qatar, Senior fellow of the New America Foundation in Washington DC. United Kingdom

Rasigan Maharajh

The founding Chief Director of the Institute for Economic Research on Innovation at Tshwane University of Technology, Pretoria, South Africa

Fabiano P. Mielniczuk

Professor of Political Science, The Federal University of Rio Grande (Brazil)

Alexei Miller

Dr. Sc. (History). Professor, European University at Saint-Petersburg

Yakov Rabkin

Professor Emeritus of History at the Université de Montréal (Canada)

Mehdi Sanaei

Associate Professor in International Relations, University of Tehran, Head of the Centre for Iranian and Eurasian Studies

Yuri Slezkine

Professor of History, Director of the Institute of Slavic, East European, and Eurasian Studies at the University of California, Berkeley. U.S.A.

Andrei Tsygankov

Professor, International Relations and Political Science San Francisco State University, San Francisco, USA

Ilter Turan

Emeritus Professor of Political Science at the Istanbul Bilgi University, President of the International Political Science Association (IPSA) (Turkey).

Yahia H. Zoubir

Professor of International Relations and International Management, and Director of Research in Geopolitics at KEDGE Business School (France).