Vladimir Shitov

Vladimir Shitov


Doctor of science (Economics), Professor World Economy Department - Professor

Date of birth — 22.04.1951.
Place of birth — Cherepovets, USSR.
Nationality — Russian.

Education and degrees obtained:

  • 06.1973 — graduate of Moscow State Institute of International Relations (main field of study — International Economic Relations);
  • since 01.1976 — Ph. D. (Economics) (field of research -International Economic Relations);
  • since 11.1988 — Doctor of science (Economics) (field of research — International Economic Relations);
  • since 12.1990 — Full Professor;
  • since 03.2003 — Honoured Higher School Educator of the Russian Federation.

Knowledge of foreign languages — English, French.

Employment record:

  • 01.1976–11.1980 — Lecturer, senior lecturer, associated professor, School of International Economic Relations, MGIMO, Moscow, USSR;
  • 11.1980–06.1986 — Economic Affairs Officer, United Nations, Department of Technical Cooperation for Development UN HQ, New York, USA;
  • 09.1986–05.1992 — Senior lecturer, associated professor, professor, School of International Economic Relations, MGIMO, Moscow, USSR;
  • 05.1992–04.2021 — Dean, School of International Business & Business Administrations, MGIMO, Moscow, Russia;
  • 05.1992 — present time — Professor, Department of World Economy, MGIMO, Moscow, Russia.

Main lecture courses — World Economy; Economy of Sub-Saharan Africa.

Author of more than one hundred scientific publications including four individual books.