Mark Entin

Mark Entin


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Professor and Head of the European Law Chair of the Moscow State Institute of International Relations (MGIMO), holder of PhD and post doctorate Diploma in Law from MGIMO-University. 2012–2016 — Ambassador of the Russian Federation to Luxembourg; 2005–2012 — Director of the European Studies Institute at the MGIMO-University; 2002–2006 — Director of the Institute of European Law; 1998–2002 — Deputy Permanent Representative of the Russian Federation to the Council of Europe; 1992–1998 — First deputy director of the Directorate of European Cooperation of the Russian Ministry of Foreign Affaires (RMFA).

Represented the Russian Federation in the framework of the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE) conflict resolution mechanism, was a head of the Russian delegation of the preparatory committee of «Helsinki-II» Conference, worked in the Russian delegation to the OSCE in Vienna. Contributed to the elaboration of the PCA between Russia and the EU. Was involved in the activities of different main bodies of the Council of Europe. Lectured in Russian and European universities as an invited professor.

Since 2006 — Vice-President of the Russian Association of International Law and since 2009 — also of the Russian Association of European Studies. Member of the International Law Council at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Editor-in-chief of the «All Europe» analytic magazine (, member of the editing boards of the Moscow Journal of International Law and other revues. Jean Monnet professor, former head of the Jean Monnet Centre of Excellence at the MGIMO-University. Specialist in Russian foreign policy, conflict resolution, Russian and EU legal systems, law of the Council of Europe and the European System of Human Rights Protection, the EU-Russia relations. Ii involved in activities of a number of international and Russian expert groups.

Author of over 400 publications, his most recent monographs include: «Law of the European Union», text book, different eds., in co-authorship (chapters on Legal basis for the EU/CoE Human Rights protection mechanisms, Common Foreign and Defense Policy, Competition law), Moscow, 2005, 2008, 2011, 2013, 2017; Seeking for Partnership (volumes I-VI): Russia and the European Union in 2004–2005, 2006–2008, 2008–2009, 2010 — first part of 2011, 2011–2014, 2015–2016, Saint-Petersburg-Moscow, 2006, 2009, 2010, 2012, 2015, 2017.