The first place in Salminskiy Scholarship Competition for young political scientists was granted to Boris Sokolov, Research Fellow of LCSR.
A SOCIS journal announced the results of the competition for the best publication in 2014. Article written by Anna Almakaeva, senior researcher of LCSS, was recognized as the best in the category `Methodological problems of sociology`.
A student of the international master program in Comparative Social Research, which was established by LCSR in the beginning of the academic year, got awarded with Vladimir Potanin foundation Scholarhip.
HSE is ranked one of the leading Project 5-100 universities. LCSR is actively involved in realization of the `Project 5-100` and contribute to the raise of the Russia’s universities competitiveness across the globe.
Peter Meylakhs, a Senior Research Fellow of LCSS, gave an interview to the prime newspaper of the city `Saint-Petersburg Vedomosti` addressing an acute problem of drugs policy in Russia and other countries around the world.
OPEC.ru published an article about Bogdan Voicu`s study titled "Experience of divorce disturbs trust in others". Bogdan Voicu is an expert in the international research network of the Laboratory.
New preprint "Anomie and Alienation in the Post-Communist Area: A Reapplication of the Middleton Scale in Russia and Kazakhstan" written by Ekaterina Lytkina, LCSR Junior Research Fellow, was published in SSRN.
New preprint "Protestant Work Ethic Among the Muslims: Changeable Empirical Evidence" written by Anna Shirokanova, LCSR Associate Researcher, was published in SSRN.
An article titled “Taking care of themselves: how long-term injection drug users remain HIV and Hepatitis C free” written by Peter Meylakhs together with Samuel R. Friedman, Pedro Mateu-Gelabert, Milagros Sandoval and Nastia Meylakhs was published in renowned journal “Sociology of Health and Illness”.
Russian Public Opinion Research Center WCIOM has announced the results of the competition "The Researcher - 2015". The LCSR research-assistant, Nina Iltshenko, has won the prize in the nomination for "The Best Empirical Work".