Associate Researcher, Institute of Social Futures, Lancaster Univeristy, Lancaster University

Received PhD in Sociology of Culture, 2004 from Altay State University, Russia
Worked as a senior research fellow at Centre for Research and Studies in Sociology, Lisbon, Portugal, 2009-2014
Worked as an associate researcher at Max Planck Institute of Social Anthropology, Siberian Studies Centre, 2010-2013
And researcher at Centre for Mobilities Research, Lancaster University in 2014-2016

Fields of interest: nationalism, Russia, China, Arctic and Antarctica, Siberia, mobility, tourism, visual politics, neojihadism, electric mobility


  • –present
    Researcher in Low Carbon Mobility in China, Vice-President of Working Group 03 on Visual Sociology, Lancaster University


  • 2000 
    Krasnoyarsk State University, graduate