PhD in History.
Born on June 14, 1953.
Andrey Yu. Malov graduated from the Faculty of Translation of the Maurice Thorez Moscow State Pedagogical Institute of Foreign Languages (now Moscow State Linguistic University, MSLU). From 1975 to 1978, he worked as a military translator in Libya. From 1979 to 1991, he coordinated exchange programs for “growing political and expert leaders” with foreign countries in the Committee of Youth Organizations of the USSR. From 1991 to 1993, he was the Director of the Center for National Security Problems at the Institute of Economic Strategies of the Russian Academy of Sciences. In 1991–1992, he was a visiting lecturer at the Western International University in Phoenix, Arizona, USA. From 1993 to 2018, he worked in the Russian Foreign Ministry system. From 1994 to 1998, he was seconded to OSCE missions on conflict resolution in Nagorno-Karabakh and in the former Yugoslavia (Bosnia and Herzegovina). Since 1998, Andrey Yu. Malov was engaged in arms control, nonproliferation, and disarmament issues at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation, and participated in negotiations on these issues. He headed the Russian delegation at the negotiations on “inhumane weapons”, including cluster munitions, mines and laser weapons, lethal autonomous weapons systems, as well as on the prevention of an arms race in outer space. Andrey Yu. Malov was the Head of the Department of Multilateral Disarmament, Chief Advisor of the Department for Security and Disarmament of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation, Head of the military-political reference of the Russian mission to the UN and other international organizations in Geneva, Switzerland. Since 2018, he has been an Associate Professor of the International and National Security Department at the Diplomatic Academy of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation, and a member of the Expert Council under the Defense Committee of the State Duma of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation on International Humanitarian Law.
PIR Center Advisory Board Member since 2018.
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