Inna Rakitskaya

Inna Rakitskaya


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Ph.D. in Law, Associate Professor Department of Constitutional Law - Associate Professor

Inna A. Rakitskaya has a PhD in Law, and is an associate professor of the Constitutional Law Department at the International Law School of the MGIMO-University.

In 1995 graduated from International Law School of MGIMO. Diploma with honors.

In 1995–1998 — post graduate student at MGIMO; specialization: Constitutional Law, Municipal Law.

In 2001 successfully defended her PhD thesis on «Forms of Parliamentary Control in Scandinavian Countries and Finland» and was awarded with the degree of candidate of judicial sciences (PhD).

She has been working as a lecturer, senior lecturer, associate professor at the Constitutional Law Department of the MGIMO-University since 1997.

In 2016-2000 was the Chair of Constitutional Law Department of MGIMO.

She is engaged in giving lectures and conducting seminars on the following disciplines:

  • Constitutional Law of Foreign Countries;
  • Constitutional Law of Germany;
  • Foundations of Russian state;
  • Jurisprudence;
  • Constitutional Law;
  • Comparative Constitutional Law.

She specializes in Comparative Constitutional Law, Constitutional Law of Foreign Countries, Constitutional Law of Nordic countries.

Has wide experience working as international observer on elections campaigns (presidential and parliamentary) in several countries.

A member of the Editorial Board of the law series Constitutional Law of Foreign Countries at MGIMO.

Inna A. Rakitskaya is an author of more than 60 scientific articles on different issues of comparative constitutional law and an editor of three collections of scientific papers of the professors and lecturers of the Constitutional Law Department of MGIMO. She is a co-author of 14 textbooks published in Russian, English and French.

The author of the educational programs for the following legal courses: «Constitutional law of foreign countries», «Constitutional law; constitutional litigation; municipal law» (for postgraduate students). The author of 8 on-line courses on the Moodle educational platform.

In 2019, she was rewarded with gratitude by the Minister of Science and Higher Education of the Russian Federation.

In 2022 the Ministry of Science and Higher Education of the Russian Federation awarded Inna A. Rakitskaya the honorary title «Honorary Worker of Education of the Russian Federation» (Order No.795k / n dated November 18, 2022).