Hi! I am Oleg — Social researcher, Data analyst and Web-developer from Saint Petersburg, Russia. I'm working as Research assistant and Lecturer at HSE. Download CV.


  • European Symposium Series on Societal Challenges in Computational Social Science (London). Presentation: Ethnic Discussions in Russian-language Social Media: Representation of Ethnicities and Judgment Analysis.
  • Digital Transformations & Global Society 2017 (DTGS’17) (Санкт-Петербург). Presentations: 1) Detecting interethnic relations with the data from social media; 2) Digital Inequality in Russia through the Use of Social Network Site: A Cross-Regional Comparison.
  • International Student Research Conference, National Research University Higher School of Economics (Санкт-Петербург). Presentation: Social problems detection in online-media.
  • VII Международная научно-практическая конференция памяти А.О. Крыштановского «Методы и процедуры социологических исследований» (Москва). Presentation: Возможности и ограничения метода тематического моделирования в социологических исследованиях.
  • IV Международная научная конференция "Математическое и компьютерное моделирование" (Омск). Presentation: Исследование дискурса о биопедагогике при помощи тематического моделирования и синтаксического анализа текстов.


  • 2017–2020 Full-time Advanced Doctoral Programme in Social Sciences.
  • 2015–2017 Master in Sociology Higher School of Economics.
  • 2010–2015 Diploma in Sociology Omsk State University.

Additional Education

  • Educational project "The Summer School", workshop "Data Analysis in Social Sciences", July 25–August 7, 2017, Dubna, Russia.
  • Web Science Summer School WWSSS'17, 1–8 July, 2017, Saint Petersburg, Russia. . «Best Teamwork» award.
  • 2016
  • Summer Laboratory “Digital Traces I: Meta-Morphologies of St. Petersburg”, 17–30 August 2016, Saint Petersburg, Russia.
  • Winter School “Archaeology of Text 5: The Evolution of Information Systems and Codes”, 31 January–6 February 2016, Sochi, Russia.
  • 2015
  • A. Casilli's workshop “Digital Methods: How to Study Online Social Interactions”, 9–10 December 2015, St. Petersburg, Russia.


  • Oxford Russian Fund scholarship for MA students (2015–2016, 2016–2017).
  • Oxford Russian Fund scholarship for PhD students (2017–2018).
  • Best final thesis competition by Russian Public Opinion Research Center (1st prize in nomination "Best MA thesis”).
  • Winner of the International Olympiad Competitions for University Students and Graduates by HSE, programme “Complex Social Analysis”, 2015.
  • Increased State Academic Scholarship, OmSU, 2013–2014.
  • Winner of the All-Russian Olympiad of schoolchildren on Social theory at regional stage, 2010.

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