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Marianna G. Muravyeva

  • Marianna G. Muravyeva has been at HSE since 2015.

Education, Degrees and Academic Titles

  • 2008
    Associate Professor
  • 1999

    Candidate of Sciences* (PhD) in World History
    Herzen State Pedagogical University of Russia
    Thesis Title: English aristocratic marriage and family in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries

  • 1998

    Herzen State Pedagogical University of Russia

  • 1996

    Herzen State Pedagogical University of Russia

* Candidate of Sciences
According to the International Standard Classification of Education (ISCED) 2011, Candidate of Sciences belongs to ISCED level 8 - "doctoral or equivalent", together with PhD, DPhil, D.Lit, D.Sc, LL.D, Doctorate or similar. Candidate of Sciences allows its holders to reach the level of the Associate Professor.

Awards and Accomplishments

Student Term / Thesis Papers

Full list of of student term / thesis papers

Courses (2019/2020)

Courses (2018/2019)

Courses (2017/2018)

Courses (2016/2017)

Courses (2015/2016)



Articles and book chapters30


Editorial board membership

2013: Member of the Editorial Board, Comparative Legal History.

Journal advisory and editorial boards

  1. The Comparative Legal History Journal. Hart Publishing. 2012-present
  2. ELTE Law Journal, Eötvös Loránd University Publishing. 2013-present
  3. Continuum book series History of crime, deviance and punishment. 2011-present
  4. COLLeGIUM, Helsinki Collegium for Advanced Studies open-access journal (ISSN 1796-2986). 2011-present
  5. Law, Crime & History. SOLON online journal (ISSN 2045-9238). 2011-present
  6. Crime, Histoire & Societies, Journal of the International Association for the History of Crime and Criminal Justice (ISSN: 1422-0857). Libraire Droz. 2010-present


Individual Research Projects within the “HSE Academic Fund” Programme "History of urban crime in Russia: creating safe environments and urban criminology", 2015-2016

Editor and editorial boards of book series

  1. Palgrave book series World Histories of Crime, Culture and Violence. 2014​. Series editor
  2. Routledge book series SOLON Explorations in Crime and Criminal Justice Histories. History of Crime and Culture. 2011-present
  3. Continuum book series History of crime, deviance and punishment. 2011-present
  4. Turku Medieval and Early Modern Studies. Turku Centre for Medieval and Early Modern Studies (TUCEMEMS) publication series. 2011-present

Professional Societies Membership

European Social Sciences History Conference (ESSHC) - Advisory Board Member and Chair of the Network "Women and Gender"

European Society for Comparative Legal History (ESCLH)

Association for Slavic, East European and Eurasian Studies (ASEEES)

British Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies (BSECS)

European network for a social and cultural history of baptism and godparenthood (PATRINUS)

Interdisciplinary Studies in Law, Crime and History (SOLON)

International Federation of Research in Women’s History (IFRWH) 

Russian Association of Researchers in Women's History (RAIZhI) - board member


  • 2016

    Learning Law by Doing Exploring Legal Literacy in Premodern Societies (Turku). Presentation: ‘Instead of N. witnessed the deed’: Russian Legal Profession in the Seventeenth and Eighteenth Centuries

  • UK-Russian Symposium on Jurisprudence and Sovereignty (Манчестер). Presentation: Conservative Jurisprudence and Selective Sovereignty: How Do Judges Interpret the Hierarchy of Laws?
  • European Social Sciences History Conference (Valencia). Presentation: Spatial and Environmental Attitudes to Gender and Crime
  • 2015
    BASEES Annual Conference, Fitzwilliam College, Cambridge (Cambridge). Presentation: Queering the space: Urban environments for sexual liberation 1600-1800
  • Criminal Law and Emotions in European Legal Cultures: From 16th Century to the Present (Берлин). Presentation: He Called me a Pimp and his Mother a Broad’: Emotional Environments and Legal Spaces in Early Modern Russia.
  • “Honour Thy Father and Thy Mother”: Violence Against Parents in Past and Present (Оксфорд). Presentation: Degenerative Parricides: Attitudes to Killing Parents in the 19th-century Russian Criminal Justice System
  • The British Legal History Conference 2015 (Рединг). Presentation: On the right to discipline: European attitudes to the right to use physical violence by private persons in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries
  • Cities and Citizens: 17th-Century Studies Conference (Durham). Presentation: Gender & Criminal Geography in an Early Modern Russian Town

  • City as organism. New visions for urban life. 22nd ISUF Conference (Rome). Presentation: Territories of Social (Dis)Order: criminal landscape and spatial dynamics of St. Petersburg 'neighborhoods'
  • Everyday Law in Russia - 17th to 21st Centuries (Berlin). Presentation: He Called Me a Pimp and His Mother a Broad - Emotional Environments and Legal Spaces in Early Modern Russia
  • ASEEES Annual Convention (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania). Presentation: Animal Abuse in early Modern Russia: Physical Spaces of Negotiating the Boundaries of Humanity
  • Crime and Gender 1600-1900. Comparative perspectives. Presentation: Gender and criminal geography in an early modern Russian town
  • International Conference Development of Russian Law-VIII: Legal Policy, Perspectives of the Rule-of-Law and Market Economy in Russia (Хельсинки). Presentation: Conservative Jurisprudence and Legal Culture in Contemporary Russia
  • 2014
    Bellies, Bodies, ”Policey” Embodied Environments Between Catastrophes and Control (Tallinn). Presentation: Gender and Crime in the Urban Environment of Early Modern Russia
  • The 46th Annual Convention of ASEEES (San Antonio). Presentation: Prosecuting Domestic Murderers in early Modern Russia: Gendered Patterns of Criminal Justice
  • 14th Annual Aleksanteri Conference “Restructuring State and Society in Russia” (Helsinki). Presentation: Traditional Values and Modern Families: Russian Gender and Welfare Policies between Tradition and Modernity
  • Third Biennial Conference of the European Society for Comparative Legal History "Traditions and Changes". (Мачерата). Presentation: Adapting to the West?: European Legal Traditions in Early Modern Russian Criminal Law
  • European Social Sciences History Conference (Vienna). Presentation: The Most Abominable Crime: Parricide and Abuse of Parents in Early Modern Russia
  • 2013
    GENDER IN THE EUROPEAN TOWN: Medieval to Modern (Odense). Presentation: Gender and Criminal Geography in an Early Modern Russian Town
  • 2010

    LEARNING LAW BY DOING: EXPLORING LEGAL LITERACY IN PREMODERN SOCIETIES (Турку). Presentation: ‘Instead of N. witnessed the deed’: Russian Legal Profession in the Seventeenth and Eighteenth Centuries

Conference Academic Boards

European Social Sciences History Conference, Advisory board member and Women and Gender Network chair - https://esshc.socialhistory.org/

Employment history

Professor, Department of Law Theory and Legal History, National Research University Higher School of Economics, Moscow, 2016-

Professor, Department of Sociology, National Research University Higher School of Economics, St. Petersburg, 2014-

Marie Curie Senior Research Fellow, Oxford Brookes University, 2013-2015;

Senior Researcher, Faculty of Law, University of Helsinki, 2011-2013;

Associate Professor of Law, Herzen State Pedagogical University, 2005-2014;

Fellow, Helsinki Collegium for Advanced Studies, University of Helsinki, 2009-July 2011;

International Consultant in Human Rights, United Nations Development Program (UNDP) Uzbekistan, 2007-2008;

Associate Professor (History), Herzen State Pedagogical University, 2003-2005;

Project Manager, American Studies Through Russian and American Eyes, US State Department NISCUPP project for the University of Fairfield and Herzen State Pedagogical University, 2003-2005;

Assistant Professor (History), Herzen State Pedagogical University, 1999-2003;

Chair of the Department of Social and Economical Sciences and Arts, Librarian’s Training College, St. Petersburg, 1997-1999.

Timetable for today

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Gender expertise of regulatory documents and public administration: ways to form gender-sensitive state policy in the Russian Federation

On June 13, Marianna Muravieva, a professor at the University of Helsinki and the HSE Faculty of Law, reported at the scientific seminar of the study and research group. The report was devoted to gender expertise of legal documents and public administration, as well as ways of shaping gender-sensitive state policy in Russia.

Russian-Finnish Doctoral Conference ‘Current Legal Scholarship in Russia and Finland’

On April 10-11, 2017 the Russian-Finnish conference for doctoral students ‘Current Legal Scholarship in Russia and Finland’ was held at HSE Faculty of Law. Doctoral students and professors from HSE and the University of Helsinki took part in the event.

Scholars Explore New Approaches to Women’s History in Russia

This year, a group of Russian scholars, published Women's History in Russia: (Re)Establishing the Field, which through a series of essays explores Russian gender and women’s history. The book’s editor, Marianna Muravyeva, Associate Professor, St. Petersburg School of Social Sciences  and Humanities recently spoke with the HSE news service about the book and the growing interest in women’s history among Russian scholars.