Professor of Economic History and Director of the post-graduate course on “Economy, enterprise and humanitarian disciplines between East and West, University of Milan; Socrates-Erasmus coordinator in University of Milan.
PhD in History; senior research fellow, Institute of World History, Russian Academy of Sciences; secretary, National Committee of the Russian Historians; CEO, Academic Educational Association for the Humanities.
Junior Research Fellow at the Laboratory for Comparative Social Research (LCSR) of the Higher School of Economics; graduate student at the Faculty of political science of Saint Petersburg State University.
Research Fellow, Center for International and Defense Policy, University of Queens (Canada), Deputy Executive Editor, Eurasian Security Studies journal (Japan), Visiting Fellow, Institute for Political Studies, Polish Academy of Sciences
Assistant Professor of International Relations at the Getulio Vargas Foundation (FGV) in Sao Paulo, where he coordinates the Sao Paulo branch of the School of History and Social Science (CPDOC) and the executive program in International Relations.
Senior Research Fellow, Center for International Processes Analysis, Moscow State Institute of International Relations, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Russia, Associate Professor, Department of Applied Analysis of International Problems,MGIMO, Editor of "Al-Monitor" (USA)