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 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 is Leading Researcher and Director of International Affairs Office at the Faculty of Journalism, Lomonosov Moscow State University. She is vice-chair of IAMCR's Digital Divide Working Group, IAMCR Ambassador in Russia and member of the IAMCR International Council. Anna Gladkova has published and edited collections on ethnic media, multicultural affairs, digital inequalities and digital divides. Her most recent co-edited books include 'Digital Inequalities in the Global South' (Palgrave Macmillan, 2020) and 'Ethnic Journalism in the Global South' (Palgrave Macmillan, 2021).
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