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Victor Sergeev

Victor Sergeev is Professor of Comparative Politics at Moscow State Institute of International Relations (MGIMO-University). In addition, he heads the Center for Global Issues at the MGIMO-University.

Dr. Sergeev graduated from the Moscow Power Engineering Institute (in Physics) and Moscow State University (in Mathematics) and pursued postgraduate studies at the Institute for High Temperature, USSR Academy of Sciences (PhD in Physics and Mathematics). He gor his doctor’s degree in History at Moscow State University.

He was a Visiting Professor at a list of foreign universities including University of California (Berkeley, USA), Institute for Future Studies (Stockholm, Sweden), Leiden University (Leiden, Netherlands), and the Netherlands Institute for Advanced Studies. Victor Sergeev is an author of a number of publications.

His most recent book is “People’s Power on the Service of the Elites” (in Russian) published in 2013.