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MGIMO is led by Professor Anatoly Torkunov, who became Rector in 1992, after serving as Dean and Vice-Rector for External Relations, Dean of the School of International Relations, First Vice-Rector and Head of the Department of Oriental Studies. In 1971–72 and 1983–86, Anatoly Torkunov served at Soviet Embassies in the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea and the United States of America. He has the rank of Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary.

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Tolstopiatenko Gennadii

Gennadii Tolstopiatenko

Doctor of Law, Professor

Malgin Artem

Artem Malgin

Ph.D. in Political Science, Associate Professor

Baykov Andrey

Andrey Baykov

Ph.D. in Political Science, Associate Professor

Kirillov Viktor

Viktor Kirillov

Ph.D. in History, Associate Professor

Kuzmina Natalia

Natalia Kuzmina

Ph.D. in Economics

Shitkov Sergey

Sergey Shitkov

Ph.D. in Law

Morozov Vladimir

Vladimir Morozov

Ph.D. in History, Associate Professor

Surovtsev Stanislav

Stanislav Surovtsev

Ph.D. in Law

Kotov Roman

Roman Kotov

Pecheliev Sergey

Sergey Pecheliev

Loginov Igor

Igor Loginov

Ph.D. in Medicine


Anatoly Torkunov Anatoly Torkunov

Ph.D. in Political Science, Professor