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Awards, Prizes and Grants

August 2012: Best Paper Prize for Young Scholars, 14th Biennial Congress of the European Society for Health and Medical Sociology, Hannover, Germany.

November 2011: Full funding for participation in Workshop "Healthcare systems: change and outcomes. Ideas, institutions, actors, and reforms" from the University of Amsterdam, the Netherlands.

November 2010: Full funding for participation in the First Global Symposium on Health Systems Research, WHO, Montreux, Switzerland from the Secretariat, WHO.

August 2010: Best Paper Prize for Young Scholars, 13th Biennial Congress of the European Society for Health and Medical Sociology, Ghent, Belgium.

2009-2012: Scholarship (€15,000 pa) for conducting PhD research for 3 years from BIGSSS and the German Research Foundation (DFG).

2007-2009: Erasmus Mundus Scholarship (€21,000 pa) for MA studies for 2 years from the European Commission.

2006-2007: Swedish Institute Scholarship (SEK80,000 pa) for MA studies for 1 year from the Swedish government.

2000-2001: "Future Leaders Exchange" (FLEX) Programme scholarship for 1 year high school exchange in the USA from the US Government.

 

Skills

Languages

  • Russian (native)
  • English (fluent)
  • German (intermediate)
  • Czech (beginner)
  • Spanish (basics)
  • French (basics)

Methodological training

  • Advanced econometric analysis (regression analysis of cross-sectional, longitudinal and panel datasets; GMM; time-series methods; multilevel analysis; structural equation modeling; cross-sectional and longitudinal cluster and factor analysis; mapping statistical data)
  • Qualitative Comparative Analysis (QCA)
  • Basic qualitative techniques of data analysis

Computer skills

  • Microsoft Office confident user (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, OneNote, Publisher, Outlook)
  • Econometric analysis packages: advanced programming in Stata, working knowledge of SPSS, MLwiN, R and MPlus
  • Comfortable with diverse OS
  • Basics of LaTeX

Other skills

  • Learn easily (including computer programming and packages)
  • Confident user of Adobe Lightroom, hobby-photographer 
  • Driver's license (EU), category B

 

Other

Reviewer for the following journals:

  • Health Policy
  • Social Science and Medicine
  • Health and Place

Memberships: 

  • European Society for Health and Medical Sociology (ESHMS), January 2012 – present
  • European Association for Population Studies (EAPS), February 2014 - present

Service:

  • Equal Opportunities Officer at BIGSSS, member of the BIGSSS Advisory Board, September 2010 – August 2011
  • Member of the BIGSSS PhD candidates selection committee as a Fellow Representative and an Equal Opportunity Officer, 2010-2011

 

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