Russian International Studies Association

Russian International Studies Association

About Russian International Studies Association

About Russian International Studies Association

Russian International Studies Association is one of the most dynamic national associations dealing with international relations studies. RISA is a member of the International Studies Association (ISA).

The goal of RISA is to preserve and develop the best traditions of interdisciplinary research and teaching in the sphere of international relations. RISA pursues the aim of maintaining a high professional level of research and teaching of international relations and world politics in Russia, as well as extending the network of professional contacts with foreign associations and establishing close ties between researchers and educators. The Association contributes to forging informal connections between the representatives of political and academic communities.

Russian International Studies Association is one of the most dynamic national associations dealing with international relations studies. RISA is a member of the International Studies Association (ISA).

The goal of RISA is to preserve and develop the best traditions of interdisciplinary research and teaching in the sphere of international relations. RISA pursues the aim of maintaining a high professional level of research and teaching of international relations and world politics in Russia, as well as extending the network of professional contacts with foreign associations and establishing close ties between researchers and educators. The Association contributes to forging informal connections between the representatives of political and academic communities.

The President of RISA is Anatoly Torkunov, Rector of MGIMO-University, Full Member of the Russian Academy of Sciences.

RISA conventions are held on a regular basis, publication of participants’ reports and articles following up. RISA is also an organizer of a series of international consortia, conferences, scientific and educational seminars and round tables.

Members of the Senior Council of the Russian International Studies Association

President of RISA
Anatoly Torkunov
Program for Global Studies
Alexander Dynkin
Program for European Studies
Mark Entin
Alexey Gromyko
Nikolay Kaveshnikov
Program for American Studies
Tatyana Shakleina
Victor Kremenyuk
Program for Eurasian Studies
Andrey Zagorsky
Irina Zviagelskaya
Program for Studies of World Politics and Non-Governmental Actors
Marina Lebedeva
Pavel Tsygankov
Program for the Theory of International Relations and Comparative Politics
Tatyana Alekseeeva
Andrey Melvil
Program for Studies of the History of International Relations
Mikhail Narinsky
Vladimir Pechatnov
Program for Cooperation with Research Centers and Regional Branches
Andrey Kortunov
Victor Koksharov
Program for Asia-Pacific Studies
Aleksey Voskresensky
Alexander Panov
Program for Studies of the Multilateral Institutions
Victoria Panova
Marina Strezhneva
Program for BRICS Studies
Georgy Toloraya
Lyudmila Okuneva
Program for Middle East Studies
Vitaly Naumkin
Oleg Kolobov
Program for International Security Studies and Conflictology
Fyodor Voitolovsky
Alexander Nikitin
Program for Energy Studies
Nodari Simonia
Valery Salygin
Maria Belova
Program for International Political Economy Studies
Svetlana Glinkina
Alexey Kuznetsov
Program for International Law Studies
Gennady Tolstopyatenko
Alexander Vylegzhanin
Dmitry Ivanov
Program for World Economy Studies
Mikhail Golovnin
Alexander Bulatov
Marina Petrova
Program for Civilization and Culture Studies
Alexey Shestopal
Galina Lesnaya
Gennady Osipov
Executive Director of RISA
Artem Malgin
Executive Secretary of RISA
Maria Mamaeva
Secretariat
Andrzej Habarta
Valeria Vershinina