Кокорин Дмитрий

Год выпуска: 2010

  • 2009 - 2010
MA in sociology (with distinction). Moscow School of Social and Economic Sciences, Branch of The University of Manchester. (Master's thesis: “Interaction order and social practices of Russian Wikipedia on-line community”).
  • 2003 - 2008
Russian State University for the Humanities, Moscow
Specialist degree in the field of History of Arts
  • 1994-1999
Moscow College of Geodesy and Cartography
Diploma in the field of Cartography

Work Experience
  • Sept 2008 - Present
International Society Memorial
Development director
Responsible for:
• fundraising, negotiations with sponsors and partner organizations. Foundations worked with:
USAid, Soros foundation, Heinrich-Boell foundation, the Dynasty foundation and others)
• drafting proposals and project planning documentation
• human resources
• oversight of activity activity concerning cultural production and debate program
• management of start-up projects (i.e. web-site “History Lessons” www.urokiistorii.ru, research project “Monitoring of Historical Politics http://urokiistorii.ru/historypolitics/monitoring),
  • 2007 - 2008
International Society Memorial
Development manager, project coordinator
Responsible for:
• management of educational and IT projects, i.e. competition of history research papers for youth "Man in History. Russia - 20th century"
• human resources.
  • 2003 - 2006
International Society Memorial
IT specialist
Responsible for development of internet projects (for example – web-site www.gulag.memorial.de), dealing with customer queries
  • 2001 – 2003
Civic Assistance Committee
Part-time employee in a small NGO which deals with refugees and internal displaced persons issues
  • 1998 – 2000
Part-time jobs in Cartography and GIS projects

Publications and participation in conferences
Speaker at international conferences:
• “The End of the Cold War. Solidarity as the Beginning of the end of Communism”, Gdansk, 2009;
• “The Ways of Russia. Historicization of social experience”, Moscow, MSSES, 2011;
• Role of Civic Organizations in International Reconciliation, The Center for Eurasian, Russian and East European Studies (CERES) at Georgetown University, Washington, DC, 2011;
• The international conference “Andrei Sakharov: Alarm and Hope”, Moscow, 2011,

An interview in web-media russ.ru:

Other activities
  • Since 2012 – Member of Advisory council of the competition of educational projects for pupils, The nonprofit
Dynasty Foundation (http://www.dynastyfdn.com/about/procedure).
  • Since 2012 – Project coordinator of the “Summer School of Theoretical and molecular biology”, The nonprofit
Dynasty Foundation
  • Since 2011 – Lector in auditorium for children of the State Politechnical Museum
  • Since 2011 – Member of curators board of the Moscow International Open Book Festival
  • Since 2003 – Member of organizing committee of the educational project “Puschino Winter's School”
(http://www.zpsh.ru/wp/). Puschino is a small city near Moscow, there Biological Research Center of Russian Academy of Science is located.
Participant of some other educational projects.