Center of Independent Social  Research, St. Petersburg



  • Diplom Biologist, St. Petersburg State University, Russia

  • MSc. Environmental Studies, Bard College, USA

  • Cand. Sc. Biology, Russian Academy of Science

  • 2009. PhD candidate, Wageningen University, The Netherlands


Main research interests:

  • Environmental sociology, institutional sociology, globalization studies, theoretical sociology
  • Especially interested in transtational governance of natural resources, in the role of non state actors, especially NGOs in governance



Email: tysiachn(a)