NIKOLAY PESHIN (Russia)
RIOU Vice-Rector for Research, Professor, Law Faculty of Moscow State University
RIOU Vice-Rector for Research
Doctor in Law, Professor, Lomonosov Moscow State University, Visiting Professor MGIMO University
Professor Peshin has been involved in the development of Russian federal and regional legislation, and has taken an active part in a number of research projects commissioned by the State Duma of the RF, the Accounts Chamber of the RF, Moscow City Government, and other government agencies.
His research interests include: sports law, economic basis of local government, national administration in the regions of the Russian Federation, constitutional and municipal regulation of relations in the sphere of physical culture and sport.
Professor Peshin has over 70 academic publications, including 6 monographs and 4 textbooks. His contribution to the Moscow City legislation was recognised by a letter of commendation from the Moscow City Mayor. He was also a recipient of the Shuvalov Award for outstanding achievement in scholarship.