Contributors
A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
Omar Sadr
Senior Researcher, Afghanistan Institute for Strategic Studies (AISS)
Ivan Safranchuk
Associate professor, MGIMO University and Higher School of Economics, Moscow; Member of the Council on Foreign and Defense Policy
Alexander Sagomonyan
Doctor of History and Professor
Seyed Mahmoud-Reza Sajjadi
Iranian ambassador to Russia (2009-2013)
Vijay Sakhuja
Director of Research at the Indian Council of World Affairs, New Delhi, India
Richard Sakwa
Professor of Russian and European Politics at the University of Kent; Associate Fellow of Chatham House
Walid Salem
Director of the Palestinian Center for Democracy and Community Development
Marsel Salikhov
Head of Economic Department, Institute of Energy and Finance
Elias Samo
Adjunct Professorial Lecturer at the School of International Service (SIS), American University, Washington, DC
Sergey Samuilov
Head of the Center for US Foreign Policy Studies at the Institute of the USA and Canada of the Russian Academy of Sciences
Mehdi Sanaei
Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Islamic Republic of Iran to the Russian Federation
Giulio Sapelli
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
Jacques Sapir
Director of studies at École des Hautes Études en Sciences Sociales (EHESS) in Paris, and head of the Centre d'Étude des Modes d'Industrialisation (CEMI-EHESS)

Alexei Sarabyev
PhD in History, Chief of Research and Publishing Dept, RAS Oriental Studies Institute
Samir Saran
President of the Observer Research Foundation, New Delhi
Paul J. Saunders
Executive Director, Center for the National Interest
Harold Saunders
Director of International Affairs at the Kettering Foundation, and former U.S. Assistant Secretary of State for Near Eastern and South Asian Affairs
Alexander Savelyev
Head of the Strategic Research Department, Institute of the World Economy and International Relations, Russian Academy of Sciences
Giovanni Savino
Professor at the Institute of Social Sciences, RANEPA
Vladimir Sazhin
Senior Fellow at the Institute of Oriental Studies, Russian Academy of Sciences
Hans-Henning Schröder
Head of the Russia/CIS Division at the German Institute for International and Security Affairs, Professor for East European History at Bremen University
Wolfgang Schüssel
Federal Chancellor of Austria (2000–2007); Chairman of DER-Dialog-Europe-Russia
Julian Schuster
Provost and Senior Vice President, Webster University
Herman Mark Schwartz
Professor, Department of Politics, University of Virginia, USA
Randall Schweller
Professor of Political Science at Ohio State University
Patrick Seale
Writer, journalist, lecturer and consultant on Middle East affairs
Denis Sekirinsky
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
Sergey Serebrov
Senior Researcher, Institute of Oriental Studies, Russian Academy of Sciences
Victor Sergeev
Director of the Center for Global Issues, Institute for International Studies (IIS), MGIMO University, Moscow, Russia
Bruno Sergi
Bruno S. Sergi, PhD, teaches “International Economics” and “International Political Economy and Finance” at the University of Messina
Alexander Sergunin
Professor, Department of International Relations, School of International Relations, St. Petersburg State University
Salman Shaikh
Founder and CEO of The Shaikh Group (TSG)
Feng Shaolei
Director of Centre for Russian Studies; Director of Centre for Co-development with Neighboring Countries, East China Normal University
Jacob L. Shapiro
Director of Analysis for Geopolitical Futures, GPF
Alexander Sharavin
Professor, Director of the Russian Institute of Political and Military Analysis
Sergei Shargunov
Writer; Journalist; Editor-in-Chief of the Free Press website
Pavel Sharikov
Director of the Center for Applied Research of the Institute of USA and Canada of the Russian Academy of Sciences
Tatiana Shaumyan
Head, Center of Indian Studies, Institute of Oriental Studies, Russian Academy of Sciences
Alina Shcherbakova
Associate Professor at the Faculty of World Economy and International Affairs, Head of the Iberoamerican Sector at HSE
Mohammad Reza Sheibani
Former Iranian Ambassador to Syria
James Sherr
Associate Fellow, Royal Institute of International Affairs (Chatham House)
Vladislav Shershulsky
Microsoft Technology Policy Director
Yevgeny Shestakov
Editor of the international politics desk at Rossiyskaya Gazeta
Maxim Shevchenko
One of the leading Russian journalists and experts on problems of ethno-cultural and religious policy
Marat Shibutov
Leading expert of "Center for Military-Strategic Studies" JSC
Sheng Shiliang
Senior Research Fellow, Global Challenges Studies, Xinhua News Agency
Nobuo Shimotomai
Professor, Hosei University (Japan)  
Lyubov Shishelina
Doctor of History, Head of the Section of Central and Eastern Europe Studies, Institute of Europe, Russian Academy of Sciences
Vladimir Shubin
Doctor of Historical Sciences, Professor, Chief Researcher, Institute for African Studies Russian Academy of Sciences
Prabhat Shukla
Joint Director of Vivekananda International Foundation, former Ambassador of India to Russia
Igor Shuvalov
First Deputy Prime Minister of the Russian Federation
Elizabeth Sidiropoulos
Chief Executive of the South African Institute of International Affairs
Nikolai Silaev
Senior Research Fellow, Center for Studies of Caucasus, MGIMO University
Dimitri Simes
President and CEO of the Center for the National Interest, Washington
Konstantin Simonov
Director General of the National Energy Security Fund
Oksana Sinyavskaya
Deputy Director of Independent Institute for Social Policy and Associate Professor of the HSE Department of World Economy and Policy
Oleg Sirota
Head of the Union of Russian Cheese Makers, Farmer-Cheese Maker
Lord Robert Skidelsky
Member of the House of Lords; Emeritus Professor of Political Economy at Warwick University; Fellow of the British Academy
Andrey Skriba
Research fellow, Center for Comprehensive European and International Studies at the National Research University Higher School of Economics, Russia
Randa Slim
Director of the Track II Dialogues initiative at the Washington-based Middle East Institute
Robert Smigielski
Analyst with the Polish Institute of International Affairs
Boris Sokolov
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
Theo Sommer
Editor at Large, German newspaper Die Zeit
Jeffrey Sommers
Professor, and Senior Fellow at the Institute of World Affairs, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
Konstantin Sonin
Professor and vice president of the New Economic School
Hans-Joachim Spanger
Head of Research Department, Leibniz Institute Peace Research Institute Frankfurt; Research Professor, National Research University-Higher School of Economics, Moscow
Claire Spencer
Head of the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) Programme at the foreign policy institute Chatham House
Felix Stanevsky
Head of the Caucasus Department, Institute for CIS Countries; Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary, former Russia ambassador to Georgia
Maxim Starchak
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
Jonathan Steele
Independent International Affairs Commentator
Pyotr Stegniy
Member, Russian Council on International Affairs (RCIA); Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary; DSc in History
Angela Stent
Director, Center for Eurasian, Russian and East European Studies, Georgetown University
Ilya Stepanov
Intern Researcher, Center for Comprehensive European and International Studies, National Research University "Higher School of Economics"
Gábor Stier
Foreign policy senior analyst at Hungarian conservative daily Magyar Nemzet
Dmitry Streltsov
Head of the Department of Oriental Studies of the Moscow State Institute of International Relations (University) at the Foreign Ministry
Oliver Stuenkel
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
Alexander Stukalin
Deputy Editor-in-Chief, Kommersant Daily
Michael Stürmer
Chief Correspondent, WELT-Gruppe, Berlin
Maxim Suchkov
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)
Vladimir Sudarev
Professor of MGIMO University, expert on Latin America
Rudi Sukandar
Senior Researcher, The Habibie Center; Senior Lecturer, London School of Public Relations
Nikolai Sukhov
Senior Research Fellow, Institute of Oriental Studies of the Russian Academy of Sciences (RAS)
Bulat Sultanov
Director of the Research Institute of International and Regional Cooperation at the Kazakh-German University
Viktor Sumsky
Director of the ASEAN Center at MGIMO University
Elena Suponina
Head of Asia and Middle East Center of the Russian Institute for Strategic Studies
Nikolay Surkov
Assistant Professor with the Moscow-based MGIMO University Oriental Studies Department
Andrey Sushentsov
PhD in Political Sciences, programme Director of the Valdai Discussion Club
Dmitry Suslov
Deputy Director at the Center for Comprehensive European and International Studies, National Research University Higher School of Economics, Moscow
Vyacheslav Sutyrin
Editor-in-Chief, Eurasia.Expert; Vice-Rector for International Ties, State Academic University for Humanities
Dmitry Sychev
Head of the Department of Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics of the Russian Medical Academy of Postgraduate Education, Professor
Leonid Syukiyaynen
Professor at the HSE - Higher School of Economics