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Pavel Sergeevich Sorokin

  • Pavel Sergeevich Sorokin has been at HSE University since 2010.

Education and Degrees

  • 2013

    Candidate of Sciences* (PhD) in Economic Sociology and Demography
    HSE University
    Thesis Title: career of middle-level and line managers in Russian business-organizations as social phenomenon

  • 2009

    Degree in Sociology
    St Petersburg State University

* 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.

Young Faculty Support Programme (Group of Young Academic Professionals)
Category "New Lecturers under 30" (2017-2018)

Courses (2022/2023)

Courses (2021/2022)

Courses (2020/2021)

Courses (2019/2020)

Editorial board membership

2020: Member of the Editorial Board, The American Sociologist.


  • 2013

    XIV Апрельская Конференция НИУ-ВШЭ (Москва). Presentation: Карьера руководителей в российских бизнес-организациях как социальный феномен: опыт теоретического и эмпирического анализа

  • 6-я Научная конференция «Современный менеджмент: проблемы, гипотезы, исследования» (Москва). Presentation: Трудности и перспективы развития малого и среднего предпринимательства в сельских территориях России в контексте проблем социальной организации (на примере Белгородской области)
  • Научный семинар Лаборатории исследований рынка труда (ЛИРТ) (Москва). Presentation: Карьера руководителей нижнего и среднего звена в российских бизнес-организациях

  • BSA Annual Conference 2013 (Ежегодная Конференция Британской Социологической Ассоциации - 2013) (Лондон). Presentation: Factors of managers'' career success in Russian business-organizations: empirical evidence and theoretical interpretation
  • BSA Work, Employment and Society Conference 2013 (Конференция Британской Социологической Ассоциации: Труд, Занятость и Общество - 2013) (Ворвик). Presentation: Organizational career of managers in contemporary Russian society: empirical results and theoretical interpretation


Employment history

Experience before HSE:

  • 2010 — Ward Howell Russia company (Researcher);
  • 2008-2009 — commercial and non-commercial projects;
  • 2006-2007 — Laboratory of Research of Problems of Psychology (Pushkin Leningrad State University), Laboratory Researcher.

Timetable for today

Full timetable

How to Develop and Maintain Individual Agency in Corporate Sector?

Human Capital Multidisciplinary Research Center has published a new issue of the research digest. It presents the results of a review and analysis of scientific and expert sources and identifies key ‘requests’ and forms of corresponding ‘answers’ related to the support and development of proactivity in the corporate sector in the contemporary economy.

Project Team of ‘Success and Self-Sustainability of the Individual in a Changing World’ Wins Russian Science Foundation Grant

Researchers from HSE University will receive funding from the Russian Science Foundation to study such forms of student employment as freelancing, self-employment, and entrepreneurship, all of which have been actively developing in recent years. The research will shed light on the new opportunities and challenges encountered by students and early-career specialists in the labour market. It will also aid in the development of effective strategies for their successful adaptation and development.

Russian Science Foundation Supports 15 Projects by HSE’s Early-Career Researchers

The Russian Science Foundation has announced the results of the youth contests of the Presidential Programme. HSE University’s early-career researchers are receiving grants for research projects in economics, psychology, sociology, political science, law, mathematics, information science, optics, engineering, and ocean studies.

Human Potential: Approaches to Study and Measurement Human Capital Multidisciplinary Research Center has summed up the results on approaches to the study and measurement of human potential

From October 18 to December 17, 2022, a series of workshops dedicated to the research on the conceptual foundations in assessment and measurement of human potential took place. Within the framework of the seminars, both theoretical classes devoted to economic and sociological approaches to the study of human capital and practical workshops on the technique of its measurement were held under the guidance of the leading researchers from the Human Capital Multidisciplinary Research Center and young scientists, practitioners in human development.

Delivering on Entrepreneurship Commitments: Evidence from Post-Soviet Universities

‘Entrepreneurialism and Society: Consequences and Meanings,’ a new volume in organizational sociology & economics by Emerald Publishing Limited, features a contribution by IOE experts Pavel Sorokin, Isak Froumin, and Svetlana Chernenko that explores the realm of entrepreneurship-centric learning & development in post-Soviet higher education.

Unsupportive Environment

What hinders innovations in Russian business

Transcending Disciplinary Realms in Exploring the Role of Education in Socioeconomic Development

At IOE, we have ploughed more and more effort in recent years in expanding and invigorating the program of learning & networking that we offer early-career scholars from multiple corners of the globe and with diverse perspectives in educational research. Proudly inaugurated this year in association with the World Bank, the First International Summer School ‘The Role of Education in National and Regional Socioeconomic Development’ has become an enriching and timely addition to IOE’s summer academic agenda of 2019.

Foresight and STI Governance no 2, 2019

The new issue of the Foresight and STI Governance journal is devoted to the impact of technological progress on employment prospects and the development of competencies. This problem is viewed from the perspective of employees, companies and regions.

Rethinking Human Capital for 21st Century Workplace and Socio-economic Growth

From June 24 to 25, the University of Bologna, Italy, which is the very cradle of the European university tradition with its history spanning as far back as 1088, welcomed over 1,000 academics and institutional leaders from 70 countries for an international conference, Bologna Process Beyond 2020, that celebrated the 20th Anniversary of the Bologna Declaration. IOE experts Isak Froumin and Pavel Sorokin took part in the forum to present novel research insights into the role of education in building future-proof human capital for socio-economic growth.

Exploring Novelty Perspectives in Human Capital Theory and Education

On October 5–7, Hakone, Japan hosted the 2018 Conference of Asia Pacific Sociological Association (APSA), the largest forum for multifaceted social scholarship in the Pacific Rim region. Senior researcher Pavel Sorokin, Academic Supervisor in IOE’s Evidence-based Educational Policy MA, presented at the event about a recent study he carried out together with IOE Head Isak Froumin, which aims to largely rethink the conceptual framework of human capital.

IOE Experts Speak at 2018 WERA Congress in South Africa

On August 3–5, South Africa’s Cape Town welcomed over 500 leading academics from 62 countries for the 2018 Global Congress of World Education Research Association (WERA), the largest international venue for multidisciplinary educational scholarship and networking. IOE researchers Pavel Sorokin, Sergey Kosaretsky and Roman Zvyagintsev were also presenting at this year’s WERA event.

ICEF Student Presents Report on ‘The Economy for Future Development’ to the Russian President

HSE ICEF student Alexander Lee delivered a presentation titled ‘The Economy for Future Development’ during the session ‘Youth 2030. The image of the future’ at the XIX World Festival of Youth and Students, which took place in Russia from October 14-22. The presentation was based on creative work and discussions held over the course of one week among a group of international students led by experts from ISSEK and Yuri Simachev, Director for Economic Policy. Vladimir Putin, President of the Russian Federation, took part in the event.

IOE Researchers Speak at 2017 CIES Conference in Atlanta

On March 5–9, 2017, the U.S. city of Atlanta, Georgia hosted the 2017 Conference of the Comparative and International Education Society (CIES). Seeking the most diverse engagement in the venue’s multiple opportunities for expertise exchange, debate, and academic networking, a representative team of experts with IOE’s leading research & advisory centres took part in this year’s CIES event. Presentations were given by Isak Froumin, Oleg Leshukov, Elena Minina, Pavel Sorokin, Zumrad Kataeva, Martin Carnoy, Tatiana Khavenson, and Andrey Zakharov.

Intercultural relationships in policy field and in science field: a comparison through the scope of multiculturalism

On May 24th, Pavel Sorokin (PhD in sociological sciences, researcher at the Centre for social studies of business administration, senior lecturer of the Department of Human Resource Management at the Faculty of Business and Management HSE), made a report "Intercultural relationships in politics and in science: a comparison through the scope of multiculturalism". The report took place at the scientific seminar "Culture matters".