Moscow, 23 September 1949

Foreign member

Department of Historical Sciences


Membership of SASA
Foreign member since 2 November 2006

Field of study
History of Serbia; the history of the Balkans and Scandinavia of the 19th and 20th centuries

BA (1972), MA (1980) and PhD (1990), Faculty of History, Moscow State University

Head of the Centre for the Study of Contemporary Balkan Crisis at the Institute of Slavic Studies of the Russian Academy of Sciences (2002‒); Institute of Scientific Information on Social Sciences  of the Russian Academy of Sciences, principal research fellow (1972‒2002)

Membership of specialist associations
Russian-Serbian Commission Historianа within the Department of History of RAS; International Commission for Establishing the Truth About Jasenovac, a fascist –nationalist concentration camp (1941‒1945)

Membership of editorial boards
Vojno–istorijski žurnal (member of editorial board); Tokovi istorije/Institute for Recent History of Serbia (member of editorial board);  Обозреватель; more than 20 collections of papers on Yugoslavia and seven collections of papers on the Balkan crisis

Awards and recognitions
Order of Njegoš of the second degree (1997);
Medal ‘In Commemoration of the 850th Anniversary of Moscow’ (1997);
Imperial Culture Award (2010);
Golden Knight Award (2014)