Anna V. Kuleshova
Candidate of sciences in Sociology (Russian State University for Humanities), member of the Russian Association of Science Editors and Publishers (ASEP), chair of the Independent Council for the Ethics of Scientific Publications (Russia), member of EASE, member of the RAS (Russian Academy of Sciences) Commission on Counteracting Falsification of Scientific Research. Graduated from the Department of Journalism (Russian State University for Humanities). In 2009–2017 worked as an editor for the academic publishing center “Nayka” [Science] of the Russian Academy of Sciences (Sotsiologicheskie Issledovaniya [Sociological Studies] journal)
Anna N. Kokoreva
Book publishing industry specialist. Graduated from Tumen State University with a degree in Publishing and Editing. Since 2010 has been working in scientific periodicals, mainly in the field of social sciences.
Svetlana S. Birukova
Candidate of sciences in Demography. Graduated from the Department of Economics, Moscow State University named after M. V. Lomonosov. While working for the Independent Institute for Social Policy (Moscow), she took part in the implementation of the national social and demographic survey within the scope of the international program Generation & Gender. Currently engaged in scientific research and expertise in the field of demographic and social policy at all stages of projects implementation: research design, data collection and analysis, publication, and presentation of results. Author of more than 40 scientific and expert publications. In 2016–2018 taught at the HSE University (Moscow). Presently teaches at the Department of Economics of Moscow State University named after M.V. Lomonosov.
Iliya V. Lomakin
Graduated from the Department of Social Sciences of the National Research University Higher School of Economics (HSE University) in Moscow with a degree in Political Management. For more than five years he has been working as a teaching assistant in general sociological disciplines, sociology of culture, visual sociology at the HSE University (Moscow). Currently a researcher at the International Laboratory for Comparative Social Research (LCSR) named after R. F. Inglehart and a visiting lecturer at the Institute for Applied Political Research at the HSE University (Moscow).
Irina V. Upadysheva
Graduated with honors from the Russian State University for the Humanities (Moscow) as a specialist in History and Theory of Culture. She worked at the Russian State Archive of Literature and Arts (RSALA) where she took custody of and processed several funds (including the funds of Boris Zakhoder, Maya Plisetskaya and Rodion Shchedrin), prepared a few publications (among them there was the essay of a clown-mime Leonid Yengibarov). She collaborated with several house-museums of: A. P. Chekhov in Melikhovo, S. N. Durylin in Bolshevo, Marina Tsvetaeva in Moscow. For several years she had been working as an interviewer for the Catastrophe Survivors Foundation founded by Steven Spielberg. Since 2002 he has been working as an editor (in “Prosveshchenie” publishing house, OLMA Media Group, etc.). Author of reviews for the Biblioguide.ru.
Olga A. Iakimova
Candidate of science in Sociology. Graduated from the Department of Sociology of Ural Federal (former State) University (UrFU) in Yekaterinburg (Russia). Currently giving courses at UrFU in Theory of Communication (in Russian) and Qualitative & Quantitative Methods in Social Sciences (in English). A member of PONARS Eurasia, WAPOR, ESA and ISREV. As a researcher she has been investigating the dynamics of xenophobia in Russia and Western countries. Speaks English (C1) and French (B1).
Anton O. Solyaev
Graduated from Moscow State Technical University named after Bauman, specializing in Spacecraft and Transfer Orbit Stage. Initially worked as an engineer, but later began to engage in self-education in the field of printing and web design, layout and markup of texts, as well as photography and image processing. At first, he created websites as a freelancer, but later fully concentrated only on printing layout. Has experience working with variable data, as well as creating XML templates and layout based on them.