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Кавешников Николай Юрьевич

ст. преподаватель, к.п.н, научный сотрудник Института Европы РАН

1. Family name:    Kaveshnikov

2. First names:      Nikolay Yurievich

3. Date of birth:     17.07.1973

4. Nationality:        Russian

5. Civil status:       Single

6. Education:        

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Degree(s) or Diploma(s) obtained:

Institute of Europe, Russian Academy of Sciences [2006]

Ph.D. in Political Science. Thesis "Transformation of the Institutional Structure of the European Union (1992-2005)"

International Institute of Economics and Law [1993-1998]

Bachelor of Law

Lomonosov Moscow State University [1991-1996]

M.A. in social and economic geography

7. Language skills:  Indicate competence on a scale of 1 to 5 (1 - excellent; 5 - basic)

















8. Membership of professional bodies:
Member of the Association of European Studies (AES-Russia)
Member of the Russian Association for International Relations (RAMI)

9. Other skills: Computer literacy - advanced user

10. Present position:
a) Senior Research Fellow, Department for European Integration Studies, Institute of Europe, 
b) Associate Professor, Chair of European Integration Studies, Moscow State Institute of International Relations (MGIMO-University)

11. Years within the firm:
a) 11
b) 4

12. Key qualifications: lecturing skills; research experience in European studies and EU-Russia relations; expertise for Russian state bodies in EU-Russia relations issues; experience of working with young people; experience of event organization

13. Specific experience in the region:


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[1996 – 2007]


[2004, 2006]



14. Professional experience

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1996 – till present

Moscow, Russia

Institute of Europe, Russian Academy of Science

Senior Research Fellow (previously Research Fellow, Junior Research Fellow)

  • Research interests: EU-Russia relations, Constitutional Law of the European Union, Governance in the EU, EU Energy Policy
  • More then 40 publications, including brochures, chapters in monographs, articles in Russian and foreign reviews.
  • Publishing of items on foreign policy issues in mass medias
  • Expertise for state bodies

2003 – till present

Moscow, Russia

Moscow State Institute of International Relations (MGIMO-University)

Associate Professor (previously Senior Lecturer) (part-time)

  • Courses taught: European Integration and Relations between Russia and the EU, EU in the System of International Relations, Energy Policy of the EU


Moscow, Russia

Law Department, International Institute of Economics and Law

Senior Lecturer

  • Courses taught: International Public Law, History of State and Law of Foreign Countries, Theory of State and Law,


Moscow, Russia

Association of European Studies

Manager for regional programs (part-time)

  • Coordination of activities of regional branches.
  • Participation in organized of conferences and teaching seminars


Moscow, Russia

Center of Comparative Social Researches


  • Management of regional representatives.
  • Development of training courses for regional representatives.
  • Management of projects

15. Other relevant information (eg, Publications)

Fellowships and awards

2005   collective fellowship for a lecture course “European Union: History, Institutions and Policies” in the framework of European Module programme (chief of the project)

2003   research fellowship, INTAS, “Russian Elite Awareness and Perceptions of the EU” 

2001   collective research fellowship, the Russian Humanitarian Science Foundation, “EU Enlargement and Interests of Russia”

2000   research fellowship, the Committee for Young Scientists of Russian Academy of Science, “European Parliament: Evolution of Electoral Preferences (1979-1999)”

1999   research fellowship, the Moscow Public Science Foundation, “EU Institutional Development”

1999   second prize, the Russian Free Economic Society, paper “EU Antidumping Policy Regarding Russia”


About 40 publications in Russian and English, including the following:

  • (2006) Vlianie rashirenia ES na protsess institutsionalnoy reformy (The impact of EU Enlargement on the institutional reform) in Butorina O. V., Borko Yu. A. (eds.) Raschirenie Evropeyskogo Soyuza i Rossija, Moscow, Delovaja literature, 2006. P. 43-102 (in Russian)
  • (2006) Vzgliad s raznyh kontsov truby (Views from the different sides of the pipeline) in World Energy, # 8, August 2006. (in Russian)
  • (2005) Evrosoyuz v protsesse transformatsii (Process of EU transformation) in Sovremennaja Evropa, № 3, 2005. P. 31-45. (in Russian)
  • (2005) Konstitutsija Evropeyskogo Soyuza: neopoznanny politichesky ob’ekt priblijaetsia (Constitution of the European Union: Unidentified Political Object Is Approaching) in Kosmopolis, №4 (10), Winter 2004/2005. P. 33-52. (in Russian)
  • (2005) Evropeysky Soyuz glazami rossiyskih pechatnyh SMI (EU in the Mirror of Russian Mass Media) in Chernyshov Yu. (ed.) Contemporary Russia and the world: alternatives of development, Barnaul, Altay University. P. 65-71. (in Russian)
  • (2004) Al’bion v gazovom tumane (Albion in a gas fog) in World Energy, # 12, December 2004. (in Russian)
  • (2004) Muki liberalizatsii (Tortures of the liberalization in World Energy, # 9, September 2004. (in Russian)
  • (2003) Otnoshenija mejdu Rossiey i ES: sovremennoe sostoianie i perspektivy (Relations between Russia and the EU: present situation and perspectives) in Vestnik Instituta Kennana v Rossii, Volume 3, 2003. P. 32-42. (in Russian)
  • (2003) Rational Insight or Political Kitsch? Dividing Lines Existing or Imaginary, EU-Russia: Co-operation or...? in Busygina I. (2003) (ed.) New frontiers of Europe: opportunities and challenges. Moscow, MGIMO(u) MID Rossii. P. 330-349. (in collaboration with Potemkina O.)
  • (2003) EU-Russia relations: How to overcome the deadlock of mutual misunderstanding? IEE-document n°29, Louvain-la-Neuve, Université Catholique de Louvain, 21 p.