Director of the Institute of Philosophy of the RAS, Academician of the RAS, Dr. Sc. (Philosophy), Professor. Author of more than 500 scientific publications, including books: “Ethics and Culture”, “Philosophy – Thought and Action”, “Antique Ethics”, “The Golden Rule of Morality”, “Great Prophets and Thinkers. Moral Teachings from Moses to Our Days”, “Culturalism by Dmitry Likhachov” (co-authored), etc. Editor-in-Chief of the journals “Ethical Thought”, “Social Sciences”, member of the editorial boards of the journals “Bulletin of the RAN”, “Philosophical Journal”, “Issues of Philosophy”, and “Philosophical Sciences”. Vice-President of the Russian Philosophical Society. Recipient of the State Prize of the Russian Federation in Science and Technology. Honorary Doctor of SPbUHSS.