Konstantin Vasilievich Simonov (born 1974 ) is a Russian political scientist , former president of the Russian Political Situation Center (CCPR), founder and director of the National Energy Security Foundation (NESF). First Vice-Rector for External Communications, Head of the Department of Applied Political Science, Financial University under the Government of the Russian Federation .
|Simonov Konstantin Vasilyevich|
|Date of Birth||September 1, 1974 (44 years)|
|Place of Birth||Sverdlovsk , USSR|
|A country||USSR Russia|
|Place of work|
|Alma mater||Moscow State University (1996) |
Moscow State University (2000)
Born on September 1, 1974 in Sverdlovsk .
He graduated from the Department of Political Science, Faculty of Philosophy, Moscow State University. MV Lomonosov in 1996 and the Faculty of Economics of Moscow State University in 2000 . Candidate of Political Sciences , Associate Professor . He has a master 's degree in political science from the University of Manchester .
He has been engaged in political and economic analytics for over 20 years. He specializes in the study of non-public policies, the structure of the executive branch of Russia, political risks, and economic interests of political elites , especially in the field of oil and gas production . He is the co-author of the social science textbook “ Social Studies. Global Peace in the 21st Century ”, the author of a textbook on political analysis and books on the domestic and foreign policy aspects of the development of the Russian fuel and energy complex and the international energy system. Permanent columnist for the Vedomosti newspaper, Kommersant FM , Expert magazine website.
He was one of the authors of the anthology “Notebook on conservatism”, produced by ISEPI  . He was one of four co-authors of the ideological bloc of the United Russia election program at the 2016 parliamentary elections  .
Simonov has several hundreds of publications in domestic and foreign print media (“Oil and Gas Vertical”, “World Energy”, “Oil of Russia”, “ Nezavisimaya Gazeta ”, “ Izvestia ”, “ Moscow News ”, Forbes , “Message”, “ Power ", Gazeta Wyborcza , New Europe. Oil , Oiland Gas Journal and others) on the problems of Russian domestic and foreign policy, the development of the oil and gas industry, the prospects for the transformation of the Russian state. He is a regular commentator on the state of the Russian and global energy, political and economic systems of the Russian Federation in European, Asian and American media. Since 2005 - permanent columnist of the business newspaper Vedomosti . Since 2013 - radio speaker of the station " Kommersant FM ". In 2009-2010 - the author of the author's analytical program “Late Conversation” on the NTV channel .
Konstantin Vasilyevich has been engaged in teaching since 2000. He worked as a senior lecturer, associate professor of the department "Theoretical Political Science" and "Philosophy of Politics and Law" of Moscow State University. Mv Lomonosov. In 2003, he became the general director of the Center for Political Situation in Russia. In the summer of 2006, he created and headed a new organization - the National Energy Security Foundation.
Since 2012 - Head of the Department of Applied Political Science at the Financial University under the Government of the Russian Federation . Since April 2014 - First Vice-Rector of the Financial University for External Communications, since May 2016 - First Vice-Rector for International Cooperation and External Communications.
Coordinates at the Financial University the work of the Center for Public Relations and the Museum of Finance c.
Deportation from Latvia
On November 14, 2014, K.V. Simonov arrived in Riga at the invitation of the international media club “Format A3” to meet with residents of Latvia on economic cooperation between Russia and the European Union . According to Simonov, “before the flight we made a request to the Latvian Foreign Ministry and we were told that Latvia has no complaints to me, and I can safely come. I issued in the prescribed manner a visa, openly informed about where I would live and on what topic to speak. No one raised any objections. I got a visa and flew to Riga without any problems. ”
However, on the same day, by the decision of the Minister of Internal Affairs, Rihards Kozlovskis, he was included in the list of persons prohibited from entering Latvia. Representatives of the immigration service of the State Border Guard of Latvia took K.V. Simonov directly from the restaurant where he dined and deported the scientist from the republic without any explanation   .
- Simonov KV Russian Oil: the last repartition. - M .: Eksmo , Algorithm , 2005. - 320 p. - (This moment). - 4000 copies - ISBN 5-699-09170-X .
- Simonov KV Energy Superpower. - M .: Algorithm, 2006. - 272 p. - (Putin + 7). - 4000 copies - ISBN 5-9265-0269-1 .
- Simonov KV. Global energy war. - M .: Algorithm, 2007. - 272 p. - (Secrets of modern politics). - 2000 copies - ISBN 978-5-9265-0496-2 .
- Simonov KV. Oil and gas factor in world geopolitics: a training manual. - Ukhta State. Technical University, 2011. - 232 p. - 500 copies - ISBN 579340418X, 9785793404181.
- Modern Russian politics: textbook for training bachelors / K. V. Simonov , D. V. Petrosyants, P. S. Seleznev; - M .: Financial University, 2013. - 257 p. - 110 copies - ISBN 978-5-7942-1092-7.
- Irina Nagornyh . Non-partisans will be attracted to the party program. Kommersant Newspaper No. 28 of February 18, 2016, p. 4
- Ermolaeva N. The Russian political analyst was expelled from Latvia // Rossiyskaya Gazeta, November 14, 2014
- М. Ivanova M. Latvia expelled the Russian political scientist Konstantin Simonov // TASS, International Panorama, November 14, 2014