Pavel Luzin, PhD in international relations (IMEMO, 2012). Areas of research: Russian foreign policy and defense, global security and non-proliferation, space policy. PavelLuzin is a columnist at the Riddle media (the Intersection Foundation, Lithuania) and at the Russian media outlets: The Moscow Times, RBC, Vedomosti. In 2017–2018 Pavel was a consultant on the issues of armed forces, law enforcement agencies and defense industry for Alexei Navalny's presidential campaign.
In 2016–2018 he was a consultant on Russia's domestic politics for "Nations in Transit" project at Freedom House (USA). Formerly, in 2013–2014 PavelLuzin was a research fellow at the Institute of World Economy and International Relations (IMEMO, Russia). In 2013 he was an assistant to editor-in-chief of the Security Index journal at PIR Center (Russia). Teaching experience: lecturer and senior lecturer at Perm University (Perm, Russia) in 2010–2017; senior lecturer in 2011–2013, and visiting assistant professor in 2018-2019 at Higher School of Economics (Perm campus, Russia).