The Office provides the following services:

  • Processing scholars’ documents and providing the information and analytical services;
  • Issuing orders for postdoctoral researchers and degree seekers;
  • Assessment of postdoctoral researchers and degree seekers;
  • Preparing documentation for establishing new postdoctoral fields of research;
  • Coordinating work with dissertation boards;
  • Providing procedural assistance for Chairs and Academic Secretaries of dissertation boards;
  • Design of methodological guidelines for postdoctoral researchers on preparing documents for postdoctoral thesis defence, and attestation records for degree conferral;
  • Development of the dissertation boards database;
  • Collecting statistics and preparing reporting documents on the postdoctoral research at MCU;
  • Control of timely issuing and delivery of annual reports on dissertation boards;
  • Development of the thesis abstracts database;
  • Supporting postdoctoral researchers in distributing thesis abstracts and official letters required for postdoctoral defence;
  • Publishing defence-related information on the MCU’s website;
  • Collecting Postdoctoral and Ph.D. diplomas from The State Commission for Academic Degrees and Titles;
  • Processing scholars’ personal data.


Tel.: +7 (499) 181-52-35 (add. 0182)

Rooms 158, 3511, 4 Vtoroy Selskohoziajstvenny proezd, Moscow, 129226

Lyudmila Krasnova

Post: Head of the Office for Postdoctoral Research and Dissertation Boards

  • +7 (499) 181-52-35 (add. 182)
Svetlana Sapozhnikova

Specialist at the Office for Postdoctoral Research and Dissertation Boards