Russian sociologist, philosopher and translator; Editor-in-Chief of Sotsiologicheskoye Obosreniye. Head of the Practical Philosophy Chair at the National Research University Higher School of Economics (NRU HSE) (since 2004); promoted Professor (2006). Heads the Center for Fundamental Sociology at the Poletayev Institute for Theoretical and Historical Studies in the Humanities, NRU HSE.
Specializes in Niklas Luhmann’s concept, to which he devoted his PhD thesis. Currently focuses on Carl Schmitt’s legacy, sociology of space, and social developments theory.