Expertise in writing analytical articles, conducting interviews, working with business and tech news
Advanced computer skills in Excel, MS Office, PowerPoint, Adobe InDesign, Adobe Illustrator
Excellent communication skills in Russian, English and Spanish
Journalist with a passion for snooping out the truth
Resourceful researcher, writer and reporter
Specialist of Science in Journalism (focus on editing and publishing), 2009-2014. Faculty of Journalism, Lomonosov Moscow State University (№1 according to EECA 2015; №25 in the THE World Reputation Rankings 2015; №1 in the various national ratings)
Degree with honours
Group monitor, leader of the class
An offer from the faculty to continue education at the postgraduate school
Final qualifying paper: Editorial As a Genre: A Study Of Russian and Spanish Publications May, 2014
Translations of the book “Chronicle of a death foretold”: editor’s view March, 2013
Violation of the laws of logic in the Cosmopolitan magazine January, 2012
Subcultures of the 1950-1970s in the United States of America and their influence on Russia May, 2011
Metaphors in the Itogi magazine November, 2009
The protagonist and the world in Hermann Hesse’s novel “Steppenwolf” May, 2013
Journalistic view as the main feature of the narrative of John Steinbeck’s novel “The Grapes of wrath” May, 2013
Almanac “Polyarnaya zvezda” in 1823-1825 and its influence on The Decembrist revolt December, 2011
Freelance author Theories&Practice (the largest Russian online-media about modern science, art and education).
August 2015 – to present. 5 months
Made tens of interviews with famous international scientists, philosophers and artists
Increased the number of views and reposts of the readers
Wrote the most popular article of October according to Pressfeed.ru (the most famous Russian online-source for media workers) rating
Business journalist Kontur.ru (online media about economics, business and corporate culture)
March 2014 –to present. 1 year 10 months
Stimulated the growth of the audience three times up
Covered start-up news and introduced new businesses
Shared financial advice for young entrepreneurs from experts
Apparat.cc (new experimental format of media about changing world, IT and new social trends)
August 2014 – January 2015. 6 months
Participated in the restart of the magazine
The author and creator of social column “Lifehack”
Wrote reports on international topics
Freelance journalist Hopes&Fears (the largest Runet source about new business and entrepreneur philosophy)
September 2013- September 2014. 13 months
Focused on social business
Wrote a few stories about success of regional companies
Financial reporter Expert Media Company (huge media holding that operates through publishing, mainly financial journalism)
September 2013 – February 2014. 6 months
Focused on financial news about retirement funds, franchising and insurance industry
Took on full responsibility on finding sources and completing research
Got an award for the best financial article of the year and a nomination for the best article about franchising
Local news reporter Moskovskie novosti (local newspaper about cultural and social life in Moscow, one of the biggest RIA Novosti news agency projects)
October 2012 –July 2013. 10months
Started as a culture columnist, responsible for art events
Covered cultural and social news about Moscow
Created a few popular articles about the citizens
Honors & Awards: The winner of the MEDIA-KAPITAL-2014, independent national prize for financial journalism (student nomination)
The nominee of the SUBWAY PRIZE-2014, the best article about franchising
AIESEC member since 2013
May-June, 2014 – Hveragerdi, Iceland. Ecological and environmental-friendly activity, anti-eating whale meat propaganda, international cooperation.
Organization: World Wide Friends
August-September, 2015 – Bazaleti, Georgia.
Economic and political discussions of the invented “16th USSR’s republic” on the post-soviet area.
Spoken languages: Russian (native), English (advanced, IELTS 7.5), Spanish (C1), currently studying French and Polish languages.
Professional interests: journalism, publicism, online media, Russian culture, post-soviet countries, ecological and economic activity of developing countries, writing, IT and start-ups, international integration, foreign languages teaching.
Personal interests: ballet dancer and illustration course student, amateur photographer, also interested in travelling (so far visited 9 countries), cooking, reading, sport (swimming and running), literature and art.
Interview with Barbara Oakley, a famous American scientist. “The formula of success: how math helps people to live”.http://theoryandpractice.ru/posts/11706-barbara-oakley
Brief article about Nassim Taleb’s lecture. “The real problem of Russia is brain drain, not ISIS”. http://theoryandpractice.ru/posts/11353-taleb.
Interview with Nathan Smith, the writer, Fresno Pacific University professor and the leader of OpenBorders organization. “7 reasons, why the world needs to open borders”. http://apparat.cc/world/openborders/
Short review about Bo Berlingem’s book “Small giants: companiesthat choose to be great instead of big”. “The best business is not necessary the biggest one”. https://lettera.co/small/.
Interview with the directors of social documentary films Olga Arlauskas and Nikita Tikhonov-Rau, the creatorsof the film about autistic girl. “Sonya will go further”.http://365mag.ru/cinema/sonechki_ne_v_aute
Magazine article about how national government turns pension funds into the stock corporations. “Forced transparency”.http://expert.ru/expert/2013/45/prinuzhdenie-k-prozrachnosti/.
Magazine articleabout new investment fund “Life franchising”. “The franchise on credit”. http://expert.ru/expert/2013/42/franshiza-v-pakete/
Business review for the online magazine. “Top-5 new business trends that will be popular in 2015”. https://kontur.ru/articles/1410.
Business review for the online magazine about the economic results of the year-2015. “Financial crisis in Russia: economic forecast for 2015”. https://kontur.ru/articles/1320
Story about Korean woman Park XX who have escaped from Pyongyang to South Korea. “My child has chosen wrong mother”. http://apparat.cc/human/defector-story-3/