Project Design Session — 2017

Faculty candidates from 9 countries. March 3–5.

After reviewing over 300 applications and conducting many dozens of preliminary interviews, the shortlisted candidates were invited to Tyumen to take part in an intensive 3-day project design session.

During the session, which took place on March 3-5, candidates self-organized into interdisciplinary teams and proposed collective research projects to be realized at SAS. All the candidates, along with invited external experts, SAS staff and other stakeholders discussed the proposed projects thoroughly in order to find and help outline those most promising for the formation of SAS research agenda.

expert board

Nikolai Ssorin-Chaikov
Oksana Bulgakowa


Andrei Nekhaev
Duskin Drum
Shanghai Xing Wei College (China)
Dmitry Bayduzh
Evgeny Grishin
Zachary Reyna
Igor Chubarov
Ksenia Fedorova
Layla AbdelRahim
Lyubov Bugaeva
Liudmila Simonova
Maxim Alyukov
Marina Giltman

Marina Giltman graduated from the University of Tyumen in 2000. Her specialization was Management of Regional Economy. After graduation she worked as a specialist in the Committee of International Trade and Foreign Affairs in Tyumen regional government.

Maria Kunilovskaya
Rossen Roussev
Tatyana Gavrilyuk
Thorsten Botz-Bornstein
Jan Krasni