Kozhokin, Evgeny M.

Kozhokin, Evgeny M.

Moscow, Russia
MGIMO University, Political Science and Foreign Regional Studies of RSUH
Professor of MGIMO of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Russia and Dean of the Faculty of International Relations, Political Science and Foreign Regional Studies of RSUH

Evgeny Mikhailovich Kozhokin (date of birth – April 9, 1954, Moscow) is a Soviet and Russian historian and political scientist.  

In 1977, he graduated from the Faculty of History of Moscow State University, specializing in the study of Western Europe and America. He studied at the full-time graduate school of the History Faculty of Moscow State University and defended his thesis on the history of France of the XIX century. Since 1980, Evgeny Mikhailovich worked as a researcher at the Institute of the International Labor Movement of the USSR Academy of Sciences, then moved to the Institute of Universal History. In 1990-1993, as a People’s Deputy, he headed the Subcommittee on International Affairs of the Committee on International Affairs and Foreign Economic Relations of the Supreme Soviet of the Russian Federation, then the subcommittee on International Security and Intelligence of the Committee on Defense and Security. In October — November 1991, he was the head of a group of observers from the Russian Federation in Nagorno-Karabakh. In 1993, he participated in negotiations in Afghanistan, Pakistan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan. In addition, Evgeny Kozhokin has repeatedly participated in the work of OSCE international missions as an international observer, including elections in Kyrgyzstan (2011), Tajikistan (2015), Mongolia (2013), Ukraine (2014), Moldova (2021). In 1994-2009 . Evgeny Mikhailovich worked as the director of the Russian Institute for Strategic Studies. In 2000, he defended his doctoral dissertation at the Institute of Comparative Political Science of the Russian Academy of Sciences. From February 2009 to July 2010. He continued his career path as Deputy Head of the Federal Agency for the Commonwealth of Independent States, Compatriots Living Abroad, and International Humanitarian Cooperation Rossotrudnichestvo. From April 2015 to August 2020, he was the Vice-Rector of MGIMO of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Russia for scientific work. Since 2020, Evgeny Mikhailovich has been the Dean of the Faculty of International Relations and Foreign Regional Studies of RSUH. He also continues teaching at the MGIMO University of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Russia, being a professor at the Department of International Relations and Foreign Policy of Russia. Member of the Advisory Council of the PIR Center since 2010, member of the Presidium of the Council on Foreign and Defense Policy from 1992 to the present. 10/22 


  • Кожокин Е.М. Политика Российской империи в отношении местного населения Центральной Азии / Е.М.Кожокин. — Текст: непосредственный // Вестник Российского фонда фундаментальных исследований. — 2020. — №1 (105). — С. 63-67. 
  • Внешняя политика России. 1991-2016: [коллективная монография / Т.А.Шаклеина, А.Н.Панов, А.С.Булатов и др.; отв. ред. Е.М.Кожокин, А.Л.Чечевишников]; под общ. ред. и с предисл. акад. А.В.Торкунова. — М.: МГИМО-Университет, 2017. — 538 с. 
  • Kozhokin E.M. The nation at the change of epochs. Russian state and society at the turn of the XX century / Evgeniy M. Kozhokin, Olga N. Zherelina // Journal of Constitutional History — 2017, V. 33, №1. — P. 67-80. 
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