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Ekaterina Talalakina

  • Ekaterina Talalakina has been at HSE University since 2006.

Education, Degrees and Academic Titles

  • 2012
    Associate Professor
  • 2008

    Candidate of Sciences* (PhD) in Theory and Methods of Education
    Moscow State Pedagogical University

  • 2003

    Moscow State Pedagogical 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.

Professional Interests

Awards and Accomplishments

Best Teacher – 2021, 2019, 2018, 2017, 2016, 2014

Young Faculty Support Program (Group of Young Academic Professionals)
Category "Future Professoriate" (2010-2011)
Category "New Lecturers" (2008-2009)

Courses (2022/2023)

Courses (2021/2022)

Courses (2020/2021)

Courses (2019/2020)

Courses (2018/2019)

Program Committee member for annual CSEDU International Conference on Computer Supported Education (2012-Present) http://csedu.org/ProgramCommittee.aspx


II Международная научно-практическая конференция «Стратегии межкультурной коммуникации в современном мире: культура, образование, политика» (Москва). Presentation: Global Identity Issue within a Foreign Language Syllabus


Employment history

2006-Present: Associate Professor of Foreign Languages Department (NRU HSE);

2007-2009: Adjunct Instructor of English Language Department (Graduate School of Business Administration, Moscow State University)

2003-2005: Tutor at SLC Reading Lab at Palm Beach State College (FL, USA).

Tester Certification

ACTFL OPI Tester of English with Full Certification (2014)

ACTFL OPI Tester of Russian with Full Certification (2014)

Professional Membership

  • TESOL (Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages)
  • ACTFL (American Council on The Teaching of Foreign Languages)
  • ASEEES (Association for Slavic, East European, & Eurasian Studies)

Teacher Training Experience

September-October 2015: designed and conducted a professional development course for HSE professors of foreign languages "Topical Approaches in Theory and Practice of Developing a Foreign Language Course" (18 hours). 26 HSE instructors took the class.

May 2012 - November 2016: conducted regular workshops for Academic development department.

June 2015 - present: conducted a series of workshops within Administrative professional development program. 

Timetable for today

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From Students' Supervision to Working in a Transnational Corporation

An interview with Rustam Magomedov, a former student of HSE University and University of London Parallel Degree Programme in International Relations.

Golden HSE 2018 Winners Announced

The winners are 16 staff members in seven ‘golden’ categories and 21 students in the ‘Silver Nestling’ category.  The winners of the ‘Golden Citation’, which is awarded to the most cited HSE scholar, have also been announced. The awards ceremony was held on November 27, on the HSE's birthday.

Following a Journey from a Small Brazilian Town to Moscow, a Recent HSE Graduate Looks to a Future in Diplomacy

Leandro Cassius, a recent graduate from HSE’s Faculty of World Economy and International Affairs, has long been interested in languages and international affairs. He actually started learning Russian on his own when he was 14 years old and still living in his native Brazil. He would later spend a year taking a Russian course at Belgorod State University before being admitted to HSE.

Data Science in IR

On June 15, the Faculty of World Economy and International Affairs of the School of International Affairs hosted Denis Stukal, a former HSE graduate, who gave a Guest Lecture to the students of the Parallel Degree Bachelor's Programme in International Relations. 

Round table “Academic cultures in higher education: values, ethics, practices”

The 1 st June on HSE and University of London Parallel Degree Programme in International Relations, the round table was held, which was devoted to issues of academic culture and different experience in education process in the USA and Russia.