Pavel Kanevskiy is an associate professor of political science and vice dean at the Lomonosov Moscow State University (MSU) Faculty of Sociology. He is an EASI Hurford Next Generation Fellow at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace and expert at the Russian International Affairs Council, focusing on EU-Russia relations. He holds a doctorate in political science from MSU (2009). He was a member of various working groups at MSU, MGIMO, Russian Academy of Sciences, RIAC. He’s an author of more than 30 articles and monographs on Russian politics and social structure, EU-Russia relations, interest groups and lobbying, political elites.
Pavel Kanevskiy is a member of the Younger Generation Leaders Network on Euro-Atlantic Security (YGLN).
Areas of focus: political and social development in Russia; European politics; European Union – Russia relations; comparative analysis of interest groups and lobbying in contemporary political systems.