Vice – Deans
Dr. Mikhail Makeenko, Vice-Dean for Research
Dr. Mikhail Makeenko is Associate Professor at the Faculty of Journalism, Lomonosov Moscow State University and Vice-Dean for Research. He graduated from MSU, Faculty of Journalism and defended his PhD thesis in 2002. Dr. Makeenko has published over 20 academic articles and 3 monographs on media business trends in Russia and the USA, on media management and economics issues.
Tel. +7 (495) 629 39 08
Dr. Olga Lashchuk, Vice-Dean for Academic Affairs
Dr. Olga Lashchuk is Vice-Dean for Academic Affairs and Head of the Department of Theory and Methods of Editing. Her main research interests include editing processes and production, rewriting issues, logical analysis of media texts, etc. Dr. Lashchuk is a member of different academic and professional groupings, including the Russian Union of Journalists, Guild of Experts in Linguistics and many others. Her articles have been published in Vestnik Moskovsogo Universiteta, Mediascope and other academic journals. Besides, she is an author of several monographs and textbooks.
Tel.: +7 (495) 629 45 76
Dr. Olga Smirnova, Vice-Dean for Graduate Studies and Mid-Career Programs
Dr. Olga Smirnova is Associate Professor at the Faculty of Journalism, Lomonosov Moscow State University, Vice-Dean for Graduate Studies and Mid-Career Programs, Director of Centre for Gender and Media Studies. Her academic interests include Internet and new media, digital divide and mass media, gender studies in mass media. Dr. Smirnova also holds the position of the Head of the Department of Periodical Press at the Faculty of Journalism, Lomonosov Moscow State University. Moreover, she is Chair of the IAMCR’s Working Group on Digital Divide.
Tel. +7 (495) 629 44 01
Dr. Maria Lukina, Vice-Dean for Curriculum
Dr. Maria Lukina is Associate Professor at the Faculty of Journalism, Lomonosov Moscow State University and Vice-Dean for Curriculum. She teaches basic journalism, news reporting and writing. Dr. Lukina is an expert in interview techniques; her course in journalism interviews is very popular among students. Dr. Lukina’s research interests lay in the fields of new media, digital technologies and journalism education. She is an expert at the Ministry of education and a board member at the European Journalism Training association (EJTA).
Tel. +7 (495) 629 43 28
Dr. Natalia Tkacheva, Vice-Dean for Faculty Development
Dr. Natalia Tkacheva is Senior Researcher at the Department of Media Theory and Economics at the Faculty of Journalism, Lomonosov Moscow State University and Vice-Dean for Faculty Development. She has authored numerous academic articles on media systems of Asian countries in different Russian journals. She is on the editorial board of the yearbook “Media Economics and Media Management” published by the Department of Media Theory and Economics.
Tel. +7 (495) 629 37 48
Dr. Anna Gladkova, Director of the Office of International Affairs
Dr. Anna Gladkova holds the positions of Senior Research Fellow and Director of the Office of International Affairs at the Faculty of Journalism, Lomonosov Moscow State University. In addition, she is Executive Director of the National Association of Russian Mass Media Researchers, Executive Editor of the academic journal 'World of Media. Journal of Russian Media and Journalism Studies' and Vice-Chair of IAMCR's international Working Group on Digital Divide. Her research on the Russian and Dutch media, cultural and ethnic studies, minorities' issues has been published in both Russian and international journals, including Journal of Multicultural Discourses, Vestnik Moskovskogo Universiteta, Medi@lmanah, World of Media, Psychology in Russia: State of the Art and others.
Tel. +7 (495) 629 52 76
Dr. Diana Platonova, Extracurricular Activities Coordinator
Dr. Diana Platonova is Associate Professor at the Department of Media Sociology and Extracurricular Activities Coordinator at the Faculty of Journalism, Lomonosov Moscow State University. Dr. Platonova teaches a list of disciplines including Sociology of Mass Media, Sociology of Internet Media, Sociological Studies and others. She is also on editorial board of the 'Media Theory and Sociology' yearbook since 2013. Her articles have been published in Vestnik Moskovskogo Universiteta and Medi@lmanah academic journals.
Tel. + 7 (495) 629 41 74