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Tatiana Y. Borisova

  • Tatiana Y. Borisova has been at HSE since 2003.

Education and Degrees

  • 2017

    University of Turku, Finland
    Thesis Title: ”The Emergence of the Legality Tradition in Russia, 1800-1918”

  • 2006

    Candidate of Sciences* (PhD) in National History
    RAS Institute of History in Saint Petersburg
    Thesis Title: The Digest of Laws of the Russian Empire in 1905-1917: Ideological and Political Struggle for Codification

  • 2001

    Master in History
    European University in St. Petersburg

  • 2000

    Diploma in History
    Saint 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.

Continuing education / Professional retraining / Internships / Study abroad experience

2011 – Open Society Institute’s (OSI) Higher Education Support Program (HESP) fellowship

2012 – Köne foundation fellowship, Helsinki Collegium for Advanced Studies

2012 – Centre for Socio–Legal Studies, Oxford University, short term visiting researcher

2014 – 2015 Erasmus Mundus Action 2, Strand 1 (EMA2) Aurora - Towards Modern and Innovative Higher Education Short-term Grant for Academic Mobility/Research at University of Tartu, Estonia

2014 – New York University Jordan Center for the Advanced Study of Russia, Short-Term Fellowship

2015 – Berg Institute of Legal History, Tel Aviv University, Israeli Inter-University Partnership in Russian Studies, Joint Short-Term Fellowship

2015 – 2016 Wissenschaftskolleg zu Berlin, Fellowship

Awards and Accomplishments

Best Teacher – 2017, 2015

Young Faculty Support Program (Group of Young Academic Professionals)
Category "Future Professoriate" (2011-2012)

Student Term / Thesis Papers

Full list of of student term / thesis papers

Courses (2017/2018)

Courses (2014/2015)

Courses (2013/2014)

Courses (2012/2013)



Book Borisova T. Y., Simons W. The Legal Dimension in Cold-War Interactions: Some Notes from the Field. Boston, Leiden : Martinus Nijhoff Publishers, 2012.

Articles and book chapters14

Working papers3

Timetable for today

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Tatiana Borisova participated in the seminar of the University of Bonn

On January 9 Associate Professor Tatiana Borisova and  Jane Burbank (New York University History Department) gave a talk “Russia’s Legal Trajectories” at History Department of University of Bonn.

Associate Professor Tatiana Borisova successfully defended her PhD in Law 

On December15 Associate Professor Tatiana Borisova successfully defended her PhD in Law 'The Emergence of the Legality Tradition in Russia, 1800-1918' at the University of Turku, Finland

We used to have Imperial legality, Revolutionary legality, Socialist legality, and now Sovereign legality

On October 16, 2014, Tatiana Borisova, an Associate Professor at History Department, National Research University Higher School of Economics in St. Petersburg took part in a panel, entitled  Russia’s Legal Trajectories: Law in Action and Question, 1830 to 2014 at the NYU Jordan Center.

HSE’s Ranking in SSRN: August 2012

The Social Science Research Network has published its university rankings for August, 1, 2012.