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Olga Krasnyak
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Olga Krasnyak

  • Olga Krasnyak has been at HSE University since 2020.

Education, Degrees and Academic Titles

  • 2007
    Associate Professor
  • 2004

    Candidate of Sciences* (PhD)

  • 2001

    Degree in History
    Petrovskiy Bryansk 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.

Student Term / Thesis Papers

Full list of of student term / thesis papers



Articles and book chapters19


  • 2020
    International Studies Association’s 61st Annual Convention (Honolulu). Presentation: Science Diplomacy Strategies
  • Barcelona Science and Technology Diplomacy Summer School (Barcelona ). Presentation: National Approaches on Science Diplomacy
  • TABİP Lecture Series “Science Diplomacy Talks" (Famagusta, the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus). Presentation: Science Diplomacy Strategies with Case Studies

  • International Science Diplomacy Forum (Nicosia, the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus). Presentation: The Cold War Science Diplomacy

  • Forum on Science Diplomacy. Presentation: Science Diplomacy and Soviet-American Academic and Technical Exchanges

  • 2019
    ISA’s 60th Annual Convention (Toronto). Presentation: The Role of a Foreign Ministry’s Spokesperson in Public Diplomacy
  • ISA’s 60th Annual Convention (Toronto). Presentation: Addressing the Cyber Security Dilemma: Summit Diplomacy With Kim Jong Un
  • The Academic and Scientific Cooperation Project (TABIP) (Istanbul ). Presentation: Science Diplomacy Strategies

  • The Academic and Scientific Cooperation Project (TABIP) (Istanbul ). Presentation: Science Diplomacy Strategies

  • 2018
    ISA’s 59th Annual Convention (San Francisco ). Presentation: National Styles in Science Diplomacy
  • The AAAS Center for Science Diplomacy (Washington D.C.). Presentation: National Styles in Science Diplomacy: A case study of the P5 countries
  • Academic Papers Series: On Korea (Washington D.C.). Presentation: Knowledge is Power: How Science Diplomacy Can Advance South Korea’s Foreign Policy Agenda

  • Korea International Studies Association’s 10th Annual Convention (Seoul). Presentation: Trust building and face-to-face diplomacy with Kim Jong Un
  • S4D4C’s 1st Global Meeting “EU Science Diplomacy beyond 2020" (Madrid). Presentation: Does one size fit all? Interactions between science and diplomacy.


The Matlock Archives Short-term Fellows in Residence Grant from Duke University, Durham, NC, USA. June 2019.

Employment history

2019 (Sept) - 2020 (Jan): Assistant Professor in International Relations at RUDN University, Moscow, Russia.

Courses taught: Shanghai Cooperation Organization and China, Diplomacy in Asia-Pacific.

2014 (March) - 2019 (Aug): Lecturer - Underwood International College of Yonsei University, Seoul, Republic of Korea.

Courses taught: Imperialism and the World, The Two World Wars, Cold War International History, Israel and the Middle East, World History (survey; various periods), History of Science and Technology (survey).

2008-2013:    Maternity and Parental Leave.

2002 (Jan) - 2007 (Dec): Lecturer, Assistant Professor of History at the Russian State Social University, Moscow, Russia.

Courses taught: History of Russia (survey; various periods), World History (survey).

Timetable for today

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China Is Pulling Ahead in Global Quantum Race, New Studies Suggest

Scientific American

Vaccine Diplomacy, Foreign Policy, and International Bargaining

Promoting international scientific cooperation through vaccine diplomacy

From vaccine nationalism to vaccine diplomacy

Russia in the South China Sea

New Rising Sun: can post-Abe Japan leave China’s shadow to lead Asia?

South China Morning Post

Explainer |  Kim Jong-un: What is going on with North Korea’s leader?

South China Morning Post

Understanding Intentions: A Response to James Brown

Is China’s behaviour a sign of global movement towards anarchy?

For Common Good: Russia's Public Diplomacy During the COVID-19 Era.

Northern Cyprus and the Limitations of Science Diplomacy

" What a doping ban means for Russia "

" Is a new world order coming from the East? "

" The Objectives of Collaboration by Russia and North Korea’s News Agencies"

" Can science diplomacy with non-liberal countries be justified? "

" Assessing Fear, Cooperation, and Trust in Summit Diplomacy with Kim Jong Un "

"Reflecting on Face-to-Face Diplomacy with Kim  Jong-un "

"Russian Diplomacy: rather a bad peace than a good  quarrel"

" Strategizing Science Diplomacy "

" Understanding Putin-Kim Summit from Russia’s Perspective "

" Keep your friends close and your cyber-adversaries closer "

" Success through science diplomacy "