Elena Voevoda

Elena Voevoda


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PhD (Pedagogy), Doctor Habilitatus (Pedagogy), Professor Department of Pedagogy and Psychology - Head of DepartmentEnglish Language Department №2 - Professor


  • MA (Moscow Linguistic University, Linguistics and Pedagogy), 1974.
  • PhD (Pedagogy), 2004.
  • Doctor Habilitatus (Pedagogy), 2011.
  • Professor (2020).

University teaching experience — since 1974; at MGIMO-University — since 1995.

Course Involvement

  • Fundamentals of Intercultural Communication.
  • Business Cultures.
  • Academic English: Research Methodology.
  • Great Britain and the USA: Culture across History.
  • The USA: Culture across History.
  • Theory and Methods of Professional Education.

Academic Area and Research Topics: theory and methodology of higher education, intercultural communication, cultural studies, digital technologies in foreign language teaching.

Research Profile

Author of over 140 publications — 5 monographs and over 120 research articles (including 5 articles in refereed SCOPUS journals).

Participated in over 90 conferences and seminars in Russia, Belarus, Ukraine, Serbia, Germany, Finland, Great Britain.

Scientific supervisor of 6 Candidates and 1 Doctor of Science (Pedagogy and Cultural Studies).

Editorial boards

  • Journal of Intercultural Communication (University of Göteborg, SCOPUS)
  • Modern Communication Studies.
  • Law and Education.

Associations, awards

  • Member of Russian International Studies Association.
  • Awarded badge «For Excellence» of Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Russia, 2017.
  • Winner of the prize «Teacher of the Year» — MGIMO Alumni Awards, 2012.