Tabolina Tatyana

Ph.D., Dr., Tabolina Tatyana Viacheslavovna
Head (vedustchij) scientific researcher, Institute of Ethnology and Anthropology, Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow, Russia.

Institute of Ethnology and Anthropology, Russian Academy of Sciences

117334 Moscow Leninsky pr. 32 A

Office telephone: (095) 938-53-07.


Information Center

123001 Moscow Bolshaya Sadovaya, 4, bd.2

Office telephone/fax: (095) 209-17-20.



Moscow State University, University diploma, History, 1976; Aspirantura.

Candidate Dissertation: ‘Basic Concepts of Contemporary Ethnic Processes in American Ethnosociology’. Moscow: Institute of Ethnography, Academy of Sciences of the USSR. Candidate diploma, History. 1983.

Fellowship of UNESCO, France, Germany, the Netherlands, 1987.

Doctoral Dissertation: ‘Problems of Contemporary Cossackdom, 1980-1990-th’. Moscow: Institute of Ethnology and Anthropology, Russian Academy of Sciences. Doctoral diploma, History. 1999.


Ethnic processes in the world. Preservation of cultural identity and diversity. Russians (including Cossacks) in the world. Organized the only one in Russia Information Center on Contemporary Cossacks (data bank, archives, rare regional press). Collects rare (unknown) documents and materials about Russians and Cossack organizations (USA, Canada, Australia, Republic of Vanuatu, Oceania, etc.)

January 1996 – present

Head of Information-Analytic Center on Cossackdom, Moscow, Russia.


Member of 2 scientific councils (uchenij sovet) of the Institute of Ethnology and Anthropology, Russian Academy of Sciences: doctoral and candidate. Member of doctoral scientific council in the Institute of Africa, Russian Academy of Sciences.

T. V. Tabolina is the member of the Association of Ethnographers and Anthropologists of Russia and the Association for Canadian Studies, Moscow, Russia.

Participated in activities of International Organization ‘Women for International Security’ (WIIS), USA - Russia. Participation in the conferences held by this organization in the USA and Russia, since 1991.

Invited participant – USIA/National Forum Foundation Programm of Specialists Exchange, USA, 1992.

T. V. Tabolina made presentations during international congresses and meetings (India, Switzerland, France, Belgium, Netherlands, Germany, Spain, USA, Canada, Austria, Australia, etc.).

Author of 5 monographs, 10 booklets, number of articles.

The Fulbright Program in Russia. Institute of International Education.
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