Corresponding Member of Russian Academy of Sciences (RAS), Chairman of Council of Professors at RAS (2015-2018). Specialist in British Studies, European integration, European security and international relations. Director of Institute of Europe (RAS). European expert at Russkiy Mir Foundation. President of Russian Association of European Studies (AES). Member of Russian International Affairs Council (RIAC). Editor-in-Chief of journal “Contemporary Europe” (indexed in Scopus). Member of Dissertation Councils of Russian Diplomatic Academy and Institute for the US and Canada Studies (RAS). Member of Academic Board of Security Council of Russia and Academic Council for the Russian Foreign Minister.