First Vice Rector Lev Yakobson manages the HSE’s activities in fundamental research, research ordered by the RF government and other governmental bodies, excluding applied scientific research, as well as expert and analytical support for governmental organizations.
The responsibilities of Lev Yakobson include the organization and preparation of analytical materials for the development of the HSE’s strategy. He also organizes the publication of the Issues of Public and Local Administration journal, as well as coordinating and supervising the work of the journal’s editorial staff. Lev Yakobson coordinates the work of the following employees: Vice Rector A. Klimenko, Vice Rector S. Shishkin, Vice Rector A. Yakovlev, and Director for Public Service Development Programmes. He also coordinates and supervises the activities of the following departments:
- Institute of Legal Research
- Centre for Studies of Civil Society and Non-for-profit Sector (CSCSNS)
- Centre for Labour Market Studies (CLMS)
- Centre for Fundamental Studies