Anna Efimova

Anna Efimova

Post: Associate Professor
Academic credentials: Candidate of Sciences (PhD) in Politics

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Research Profile

  • political processes on the Korean Peninsula
  • Korean musical culture
  • history of Korea
  • public opinion and foreign policy


  • Musical Traditions and Modern Pop Culture of Korea
  • History of Korea

Period of Teaching and Research Service

7 years

Awards and Accomplishments

  • MGIMO Medal of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Russia “For Merits”
  • E. Nelson Award of the World Association of Public Opinion Researchers (2018)
  • acknowledgements of MGIMO and HSE (Moscow)

Education and Degrees

Ph.D. in Political Sciences (postgraduate study at the University of Trieste, Italy)

Master’s degree in World Politics (MGIMO of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Russia)

Bachelor’s degree in Regional Studies (International Relations of the Eastern Countries) (Faculty of International Relations of MGIMO)


41.04.05 International Relations

Total Period of Employment

23 years

Advanced Professional Training Certificates

Professional development programs:

  • “The Role of Socio-Cultural Adaptation Technologies in Increasing the Export of Russian Education”, Competence Center for Managers and Employees of International Services of Educational Organizations of the Russian Academy of National Economy and Public Administration under the President of the Russian Federation (60 hours, 2021)
  • “Sociocultural Aspects of Public Speaking for International Audiences”,  HSE Academic Writing Center (24 hours, 2019)
  • “Project training as a basis for the development of entrepreneurial competencies among students”, HSE Univeristy (20 hours, 2018)

Internship programs:

  • “Erasmus +: Academic Mobility of Employees of Higher Education Institutions”, Free University of Berlin, Germany (2019)
  • “Erasmus+, Academic Mobility for Teachers”, Sant’Anna High School, Pisa, Italy (2018)
  • “Erasmus +: Academic Mobility of Employees of Higher Education Institutions”, University of Edinburgh, UK (2017)
  • “Erasmus +: Academic Mobility of Employees of Higher Education Institutions”, University of Nueva de Lisbon, Portugal (2016)

Selected Publications

Author ID: 722 800
(spin-код: 2367−7111)

Researcher ID (WoS): J-7724−2015

ORCID ID: 0000−0002−0172−118X

Google Scholar: Rzzy9WcAAAAJ

Employment History

She is a member of the Editorial Board of the Moscow Journal of International Law (VAK) and participates in the scientific school “Cross-Cultural Multilingual Education as a Factor of Social Transformations”. She is a member of professional associations — WAPOR, CEESOK, Association of Korean Language Teachers of Russian Universities.

She is a winner and laureate of a number of international and All-Russian scientific competitions (World Association of Public Opinion, Russian Foundation for Basic Research).