HSE Expert Institute International Laboratory of Socio-Cultural Research was founded in 2011 on the basis of the Research and Teaching Laboratory of Socio-Psychological Research which started work in 2006. In 2019, it was transformed into the Centre for Sociocultural Research
Center's Academic Director is Nadezhda Lebedeva, Doctor of Psychology, Tenured Professor of the National Research University Higher School of Economics, acknowledged scholar in ethnic and cross-cultural psychology, author of over 20 books and 200 research articles.
The Head of the Center is Alexander Tatarko, Doctor of Psychology, Professor at the National Research University Higher School of Economics, a leading scientist in the field of social and economic psychology, the author of more than 15 books and 100 scientific articles.
'Russia Is Not Colder, but Weather Contrasts Are Greater Here.' What HSE Scientists Shared with Visitors at 'Russia' Forum
On February 7, the lecture hall of the Russian 'Znanie' ('Knowledge') Society hosted a series of talks by HSE researchers and faculty as part of the 'Russia' International Exhibition and Forum. The talks covered a diverse array of topics, such as the interplay between innovation and creativity, how values are passed down between generations, debunking myths about Russia, the principles of successful communication in various contexts, and the concepts of collectivism and individualism. The events were open to the public.
On November 8, 2023, the X International Scientific Conference "Culture in Society, Between Groups and Across Generations" was held, annually organized by the Center for Sociocultural Research at HSE University. The event also featured a roundtable discussion on "What is happening to the identity of Russians amidst the special military operation?"
Center for sociocultural research members published a chapter in the Institute of Psychology of the Russian Academy of Sciences collection
Center for sociocultural research members published a chapter in the Institute of Psychology of the Russian Academy of Sciences collection on scientific approaches in modern Russian psychology