Advisory Board

Ranking methodology was developed with participation of authoritative representatives from academic and scientific communities. For the purpose of updating the ranking methodology in 2013 “Expert RA” has formed Advisory Board consisting of authoritative representatives from the universities. The meetings of Advisory Board are held at least once in 1 year.

The first meeting of the Advisory Board was held on the 14th of March 2013

The second meeting of the Advisory Board was held on the 25 th of September 2014

The third meeting of the Advisory Board was held on the 3rd of December 2015

List of Advisory Board members:


  1. Bulyga Roman Petrovich, vice-rector of the Finance University under the Government of the Russian Federation

  2. Grechikhin Vyacheslav Alexandrovich, vice-rector of the National Research University Moscow Power Engineering institute “MPEI”

  3. Gubin Oleg Ivanovich, director of the institute of education policy development at the Lomonosov Moscow State University, professor of International Research Associate Graduate School of Education and Information Studies University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA)

  4. Gusev Leonid Vladimirovich, deputy vice rector at the Lomonosov Moscow State University

  5. Derevnina Anna Yuryevna, vice-rector of The Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology State University

  6. Dermer Pavel Borisovich, deputy head of doctoral and post graduate school at the Bauman Moscow State Technical University

  7. Zernov Vladimir Alexeevich, chairman of the Association of Russian private universities, rector of the Russian New University

  8. Karelina Irina Georgievna, director of the development program of the National Research University “Higher School of Economics”

  9. Kireev Sergey Vasilievch, dean at the National Research Nuclear University MEPhi

  10. Medvedeva Oksana Olegovna, director of the Center of international projects of the Russian Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public Administration

  11. Nazarov Maxim Nikolaevich, deputy rector of the Russian Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public Administration

  12. Parkacheva Valeriya Lyovovna, senior analyst of Analytical Center of the National Research University “Higher School of Economics”

  13. Svistunov Vasiliy Mikhailovich, vice-rector of the State University of Management

  14. Tolmachev Dmitry Evgenievich, director of the Center for Monitoring of science and education of the Ural Federal University named after the first president of Russia B.N. Yeltsin

  15. Shestakov Leonid Nikolaevich, first vice-rector of the Northern (Artic) federal university named after M.V. Lomonosov