HSE Staff Members Rewarded by Government of Moscow
According to the decision of Sergey Sobyanin, Mayor of Moscow, fourteen HSE staff members were officially recognised by Moscow Government, with the awards being timed to coincide with the 25th anniversary of the university.
By the order of the Government of Moscow from October 6, 2017 No. 547-RP the following staff members were awarded certificates of honor for their contribution to the education of urban specialists and for many years of conscientious work:
By the order of the Mayor of Moscow from October 6, 2017 No. 740-RM the following staff members received appreciation for their work in preparing highly qualified urban specialists:
According to the decree of the Mayor of Moscow from October 6, 2017 No. 75-UM, Tatiana Kuznetsova, Director of the Centre for S&T, Innovation and Information Policy, was awarded the badge of distinction ‘For Faultless Service to the City of Moscow’ for many years of activity for the benefit of Moscow and its residents. Vladimir Samoylenko, HSE Vice Rector, was awarded the badge of distinction ‘For Faultless Service to the City of Moscow’ for his service.
Sergey Kosaretsky, Director of the Center of Social and Economic School Development, and Aleksey Maslov, Professor at the Faculty of World Economy and International Affairs, were both awarded the title of ‘Honored Worker of Public Education of the City of Moscow’ for merits in pedagogical and educational activities and many years of conscientious work.
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