Arthur M. Vafin

PhD in Political Science
International Politics

Academic Qualifications

  • Master of Arts in Individual Counselling, 2014, Higher School of Economics
  • PhD in Political Science, 2013, Institute of Philosophy of the Russian Academy of Sciences
  • Master of Arts in Counselling, 2009, The Moscow School of Social and Economic Sciences,University of Manchester
  • Specialist in Political Science, 2008, Perm State University

Short career resume 

  • 2013 – present time – Lecturer at the Faculty of the Political Science (State Academic University for Humaties)
  • 2015 – 2015 – Head of Department at Moscow Analytic Center
  • 2013 – 2015 – Columnist at the Russian Federation Today

Current research interests and expertise

  • Political Philosophy 
  • Political Analysis
  • Psychology, Coaching

Selected relevant publications

1. Vafin, Arthur. 2016. Political Marginals in Russia and Europe: Limonov, Fortuyn, Cohn-Bendit and other cases / A. M. Vafin. Politicheskie marginaly v Rossii i Evrope: Limonov, Fortejn, Kon-Bendit i drugie sluchai. Moskva: Kanon+, 2016. – 148 p.; ISBN 978-5-88373-504-1.
2. Vafin, Arthur. Ideology in Organization / A. M. Vafin. Ideologiia v organizatcii: Psikhologicheskie igry v liderov i manipuliatcii massami. Moskva:  URSS, 2014. –  88 p. ISBN 978-5-397-04061-7.