Dean of the Faculty of Philosophy, Head of the Department of Ontology and Theory of Knowledge of Lomonosov Moscow State University, corresponding member of the RAS, Doctor of Philosophy, Professor, Honorary Worker of Higher Professional Education of the Russian Federation. Author of more than 300 scientifi c publications, including monographs and instructional brochures: Unity of Diversity. Diversity of Unity, Philosophy: Introduction to Metaphysics and Ontology (as co-author), Philosophy: A Textbook for Universities (as co-author), Refl ections on the Reform of Russian Education, Modern Transformations in Culture, Human Being as Subject and Object of Media Psychology (as co-author), Samples of Science in Modern Culture and Philosophy, Philosophy and Metamorphoses of Culture, University Lectures on Metaphysics (as co-author); articles: Communication Space as Factor in Transformation of Modern Culture and Philosophy, Contradictory Reforms of Russian Education, Transformation of Economy, Politics and Law in the Globalized World, Why Do We Need Philosophy Today?, On Features of Philosophical Refl ection and the Semantic Space of Philosophy and other works. Chairman of the Grand Doctor of Science Dissertation Council in Philosophy, Lomonosov Moscow State University, in the following majors: Ontology and Theory of Knowledge, Philosophy of Science and Technology. VicePresident of the Russian Philosophical Society. Editor-in-Chief of Moscow University Bulletin. Series 7. Philosophy, member of the editorial board of the following journals: Issues of Philosophy, Bulletin of the Russian Philosophical Society, Philosophical Sciences. Awarded the medal of the Order of Merit Class I and II, winner of the Lomonosov Prize.