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On October 25, 2018, a round table entitled “The USA in 2018” was held in ISKRAN under the auspices of the Council of Young Scientists of ISKRAN. It was attended by young scientists and graduate students from the Institute of the USA and Canada, Russian Academy of Sciences, Institute of Europe, RAS, Institute of IMEMO them. EAT. Primakov RAS, Moscow State University Lomonosov and RUDN.
At the Round Table, presentations on the most topical aspects of US domestic and foreign policy were heard and discussed.
Among the reports on the domestic policy of the United States of particular interest was the report made by the researcher of the Institute of IMEMO. EAT. Primakov RAN, K. polit. n Borisova A.R., devoted to the systemic crisis of the US political elite, as well as the performance of ISCRAN Yu.V. Baldenkova, a graduate student on changes in the US immigration policy of the D. Trump administration with an analysis of the consequences of its implementation.
Among the reports devoted to the foreign policy of the United States, the greatest interest was aroused by the report of the junior researcher of the Research Institute IMEMO. EAT. Primakov RAN Khorolskoy MV about the views of various political forces in Germany on the prospects of German-American relations. An assessment of US relations with European countries was also given in the report of the senior researcher at the Institute of Economics of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Candidate of Political Sciences. Godovanyuk KA, whose focus was on American-British relations.
The participants of the round table did not ignore the topic of US sanctions pressure on Russia, during which the junior researcher of ISKRAN KV Kozlov spoke. and Assistant of the Department of Theory and History of International Relations, RUDN, Candidate of Historical Sciences Butorov A.S.
Due to the fact that after each report, substantial discussions took place, raising new questions in the framework of the discussed issues, it was decided to continue them in the course of scientific events at the ISCRAN site on a regular basis.
According to the order of the Ministry of Science and Higher Education of Russia No. 240 / nk: a) the composition of the dissertation council D 002.244.03 includes: Filippenko Alexandra Alexandrovna, Ph.D. Popov Nikolai Petrovich, Doctor of Historical Sciences, 23.00.04 (political science); b) Valery Nikolayevich Garbuzov, member of the dissertation council, is assigned the duties of the vice-chairman of the dissertation council; c) to consider Valeriy Nikolayevich Garbuzov, Deputy Chairman of the Dissertation Council, Doctor of Historical Sciences, Associate Professor, representing the scientific specialty 23.00.04 (political science) in the Council; d) Kremenyuk V.A., Hegelashvili N.A., Karpovich O.G. are excluded from the dissertation council.
Academician of RAS Sergei Mikhailovich ROGOV
Dear Sergey Mikhaylovich!
The staff of the Institute of USA and Canada RAS congratulates you with a significant date – a glorious 70th anniversary!
We have long known and appreciate you as an outstanding scientist with a worldwide reputation, who has made a great personal contribution to the development of international studies and Russian American studies, the author of many books and articles, as an organizer of science and a talented teacher.
Your name is associated with such fundamental values as high scientific professionalism, rare human qualities, pedagogical skills. The development of these values has allowed you to go through a large and complex life journey from a MGIMO student to an academician of the Russian Academy of Sciences, the scientific director of a major world-class research center.
Your entire creative biography is connected with our Institute: a postgraduate student, a junior and then a senior researcher in the foreign policy department, a sector head for the military-political research department, a leading research officer, the military-political research department head, and the deputy director of the Institute. Here you have prepared and defended your candidate and doctoral dissertations. For several years you have had the opportunity to be a representative of the Institute at the USSR Embassy in Washington.
In 1995, in a difficult time for science and the country, you headed ISCRAN, becoming its director. With a confident hand of a tested captain, you firmly held the helm of the ship and drove it in the right direction. You managed to rally around you a team of like-minded people, world-famous enthusiastic scientists, becoming the head of a unique scientific center, whose efforts over half a century study complex and contradictory processes of world politics, problems of international security, American studies and Canadian studies, publish hundreds of scientific works, prepare analytical materials for the highest state authorities of our country.
The range of your scientific interests is not limited to the sphere of military-political research and problems of international security – an area in which you have long been a recognized and undisputed leader. The breadth of the scientific outlook, the depth and thoroughness of scientific analysis, the prudence and reasonableness of the conclusions have become an integral part of your personality.
About 20 monographs and pamphlets, over 300 articles published in scientific and socio-political Russian and foreign periodicals belong to your pen. You are a member of many professional organizations: member of the Russian Academy of Sciences, member of the Academy of Natural Sciences of the Russian Federation, member of the Economic Council under the Government of the Russian Federation, member of the Scientific Expert Council under the Chairman of the Federation Council of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation, member of the Scientific Council under the Security Council of the Russian Federation, member of the Scientific Council Council of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, member of the Council on Foreign Policy at the Foreign Affairs Committee of the State Duma of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation, President of the Center for National Security and International Relations Member of the Council of the Russian Foreign Policy Association; Vice-President of the Russian Pugwash Committee at the Presidium of the Russian Academy of Sciences; Member of the United Nations Association; Member of the Editorial Board of the Journal USA and Canada: Economics, Politics, Culture; Chairman of the ISCRAN Dissertation Council.
Your work on problems of Russian-American relations and international security, as well as many years of vigorous activity in numerous international organizations, interviews and speeches have earned you a great and well-deserved authority, which largely holds the reputation of our Institute.
Thanks to the efforts of the team led by you, studies have been prepared on the modern economy, politics of the USA and Canada, and on Russian-American and Russian-Canadian relations. Works published by ISCRAN on merit are estimated by the best domestic and foreign experts. Within the walls of the Institute, highly qualified scientific personnel were trained, whose names have been well known for a long time, many of them became the creators of their own scientific schools, confirming their high authority with all their activities.
The author of numerous studies, now the scientific director of the world-renowned research and analytical center, who devotes a lot of effort to various scientific councils and hard work to provide material support to the Institute, you find the time and energy to transfer your knowledge and experience to the new generation of international affairs specialists, generously share them with by youth. The Faculty of World Politics GAUGN, created and headed by you, serves as a vivid example of how fruitful is the combination of a high level of specialist training with serious scientific research. This made it possible to introduce dozens of school graduates from different cities of Russia to the study of world politics and international security, American studies and Canadian studies, and it deserved general recognition among the country’s long-established universities.
We all see and appreciate your tremendous efforts, which allow ISKRAN not only to exist, but also to be at the forefront of advanced scientific political thought in our complex, so rapidly and radically changing world. We all thank you from the bottom of our hearts for this!
On this solemn day, we sincerely wish you, dear Sergey Mikhailovich, good health, vigor, fruitful scientific work, new books and articles, good and smart students! And, of course, always remain the same responsive, fair and kind person as we know you!
October 25, 2018 at 11.00 in the Institute of the USA and Canada RAS (ISCRAN) will be held a round table “USA in 2018”, conducted by the Council of young scientists ISCRAN.
To participate in the round table are invited graduate students of the first, second and third years of study, as well as young scientists under the age of 35 years. The working language is Russian, the form of participation is full-time.
The round table will discuss topical issues of domestic and foreign policy of the United States, the American economy, the American factor of regional and international security.
Please send your applications for a presentation with a report to the email address firstname.lastname@example.org by October 5, 2018.
Information on filling out the application can be found below.
Council of Young Scientists ISKRAN
September 26-27, 2018, the VIII Annual Scientific Conference “Arbatov Readings” was held
September 26-27, 2018, the VIII Annual Scientific Conference “Arbatov Readings” was held. This year it was called the “New Cold War: Lessons Learned”. The conference was held in plenary and breakout sessions, during which the speakers presented their views and gave an in-depth analysis of the causes and characteristics of the confrontational model in Russian-American relations by 2018, as well as US relations with other regions and regional powers of the world. They also expressed views on possible options for the development of the situation in the economic, foreign policy and military-political spheres.
Academician Vitaly V. ZHURKIN, Honorary Director of the Institute of Europe of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Academician of the Russian Academy of Sciences ARBATOV Alexey Georgievich, Head of the International Security Center EAT. Primakov RAS, George Borisovich, Director of the North American Department of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation, Academician of the RAS DINKIN Alexander Alexandrovich, President of the Institute of World Economy and International Relations named after EAT. Primakov RAS, Corresponding Member. RAS GROMYKO Alexey Anatolyevich, Director of the Institute of Europe, RAS, Corr. RAS VOYTOLOVSKY Fedor Genrikhovich, Director EAT. Primakov RAS, Academician RAS IVANOVA Natalia Ivanovna, First Deputy Director IMEMO them. EAT. Primakova of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Liliya Ernstovna ILIKOVA, Deputy Director for Research at the Institute of International Relations, History and Oriental Studies, Kazan Federal University (Kazan), Vladimir KHOLODNOV, Head of the Russian Society for Canadian Studies (Kazan).
The conference ended with a plenary session, which was held by Academician of the Russian Academy of Sciences Sergei Sergeyevich Rogov, scientific supervisor of ISCRAN, as well as summarizing the work of the sections presented by the section leaders – Ph.D. Viktor SUPYAN, Head of Research, Chief Researcher and Doctor of History Sergey Samuilov, Chief Researcher. The general results of the conference were summed up by the Director of ISCRAN GARBUZOV Valery Nikolaevich.
On September 21, 2018, the Seminar of Young Scientists of ISCRAN was held under the guidance of the Scientific Director of the Institute of Academician of the Russian Academy of Sciences S.M. Rogov. The participants of the seminar made twelve reports and presentations in the direction of their research. In the discussion part of the seminar, the presented issues were discussed, the supervisor of ISCRAN expressed his comments and ideas. Regular holding of such seminars is a pledge of continuity of the school of American Studies at the Institute of the USA and Canada of the Russian Academy of Sciences.