Andrei Nekhaev is a Professor at the Department of Philosophy and Social Communications at Omsk State Technical University, where he has been a faculty member since 2010. Earlier he had been working at the Department of Social Sciences at Omsk State Military Institute. He graduated from Omsk State University in 2002, majoring in History. His primary fields of research regarding history encompassed the theory of historiography alongside with the nation-understanding studies. He was awarded his Ph.D. degree at the University of Tyumen in 2006. Currently his research interests lie in the areas of analytic philosophy and sociology.