Alexey Gromyko is corresponding Member of the Russian Academy of Sciences (RAS), Chairman of the Council of Professors at RAS, expert in British studies, European integration, European security and international relations. Director of the Institute of Europe (RAS). European expert at Russkiy Mir Foundation. President of the Russian Association of European Studies (AES). Member of the Russian International Affairs Council (RIAC). Editor-in-Chief of the journal “Contemporary Europe”. Member of Dissertation Council of the Russian Diplomatic Academy. Member of the Academic Board of the Security Council of Russia and Academic Council for the Russian Foreign Minister.