We work with top specialists.

Our professors lead distinguished projects in all markets. They are experts in their fields, excellent speakers, with real-world practice, and ready to apply their experience to their authored programs.

We also work with foreign experts, lead courses abroad, department excursions, and organize study in Russia.

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Our teachers

Alyona Doletskaya
Alyona DoletskayaEditor in Chief, Interview
Russian journalist, translator, and head editor of Interview Magazine Russia from its launch in December 2011 and Interview Germany, head editor of VOGUE Russia from 1998 to 2010. Jury member of the national award “Big book” since 2006. Participant in the “Snob” project from December 2008.
Yuri Caprikin
Yuri CaprikinEditorial Director, Moscow Times
Russian journalist, Editor in Chief of “Afisha” (2003-2008), Editor in Chief of the merged company “Rambler-Afisha” (2011-2014). Well-known also as a music critic and radio host.
Alexei Ametov
Alexei AmetovCo-founder and Shareholder, Look At Media
Alexei has worked as a journalist in Forbes, Newsweek, and “Gazete.ru”. In 2006 he started his own project Look at Me with Vasiliy Esmanov. In 2007 the internet-magazine grew into the publishing house Look At Media.  Today, Look At Media is one of the most successful media companies in Russia with a monthly audience of more than 6 million readers, and a prestigiously awarded creative agency.
Ksenia Chudinova
Ksenia ChudinovaOutreach Director, “Snob”

Ksenia has worked as an editor at “Afisha” and Time Out magazines, editor-in-chief in “Big City” magazine, a television host on the channel “Rain”, and radio host on “City FM.” Currently, she hosts the program “City Culture” on Sundays on the radio station “Moscow Says”, (94.8 fm).

Alexander Amzin
Alexander AmzinMedia Analayzer

Alexander teaches in the journalism department at Moscow State University. Alexander has performed most of his best work and earned his renown through his work with Lenta.ru.

Galina Timchenko
Galina TimchenkoGeneral Director, Meduza

Russian journalist, from 2004-2014 Galina served as editor-in-chief of the internet publication Lenta.ru, and director and founder of the news project “Meduza.” From 2014-2016 she also served as editor-in-chief at Meduza.

Ilya Krasilshik
Ilya KrasilshikFounder, Meduza
Russian editor. In 2004, Ilya began working at Yandex as the assessor group lead. In October 2006 he became editor for afisha.ru, and later, a journalist for Afisha. From July 2008 to June 2013 Krasilshik served as editor-in-chief of Afisha, then became product director. From 2014, he has acted as the founder of Meduza.
Alexander Urzhanov
Alexander UrzhanovCreative Producer, RBC TV
Alexander graduated from Moscow State University. He has worked for NTV as the editor-in-chief of “Central Television”, and then as the director of the video department of Arzamas.
Andrei Konyev
Andrei KonyevEditor-in-Chief, N + 1

From 2008 to 2014, Andrei worked for “Lenta.ru” as the head of such departments as “Science” and “Film”. He led the department social channels, creating a unique community, “Lentach” on VK, based around the social networks. He worked with Igor Belkin to bring the social networks into top traffic positions. After leaving, he founded several digital agencies, modeled after the popular scientific community “Obrazovach” on the Vkontakte social network. In 2015 he launched his own version on the topic of science and technology, which in one year attracted a million readers a month.

Nikolay Kononov
Nikolay KononovEditor in Chief of The Secret of the Firm

Russian journalist and writer. Chief editor of «The Secret of the firm.» The author of two books: “God without a car: Stories of 20 crazy people who have done business in Russia from scratch” and “Durov Code. The real story of the social network «VKontakte» and its creator «.

Ivan Kolpakov
Ivan KolpakovEditor in Chief Meduza

For several years he worked in the regional media, was the editor-in-chief of the Perm online newspaper Sol, right up to its closure. From 2012, he began working at Lenta.ru before changing his team in 2014. Then, together with Galina Timchenko, he participated in the creation of the online media «Meduza».

Alesia Angelova
Alesia AngelovaFounder, Open Media School
In 2003, Alesia graduated from the journalism faculty at Tomskiy State University. In 2012 she launched the corporate newspapers in the studio brand “Smart&Paper.” In the last 2 years, she has specialized in PR budgeting. She is an ideologist of anti-crisis brand promotion — digital PR. She has the necessary tools to connect this eclectic mix of PR, marketing, and SMM. 
Konstantin Bocharskiy
Konstantin BocharskiyFounder, PressFeed Service

He began his career in the creative department of an advertising agency, then worked in various St. Petersburg publications. In 2000 he was appointed the chief editor of the business weekly. At the same time, he received a grant from the Nordic Council of Ministers for an internship in one of the largest Swedish newspapers, Goeteborgs-Posten. In 2001, he became the editor of professional magazines on advertising and marketing in Moscow publishing house. Since 2003, heads the department of «Business Technology» in the magazine «The Secret Firm».