Doctor of Political Science, Professor, Head, Chair “Public Relations, Advertising and Study of Culture”, Ulyanovsk State University. Professor Magomedov graduated from the Faculty of History, Saratov State University. In 1989 Arbakhan K. Magomedov defended his thesis for a candidate’s degree at Saratov State University. In 1999 Arbakhan K. Magomedov defended his thesis for a doctor’s degree at Kazan State University. Professor Magomedov is a holder of research grants of such Russian foundations as Moscow Public Scientific Foundation (MPSF) — 1995; the Russian Humanitarian Scientific Foundation (RHSF) - 2003, 2007; the Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation - 2002.
During the University professional career Prof. Magomedov, besides Russia, did research paper, delivered lectures and made reports at the Universities of Essex and Birmingham (England, 1996), the University of California, Berkeley (USA, 1997 — 1998), The Cannan Institute (USA, 2000). In 2000 — 2001 under the auspices of the Ministry of Education of Japan he worked as a visiting researcher at the Slavic-Eurasian Research Center, Hokkaido University (Sapporo, Japan).
In 2003 Prof. Magomedov worked as a research project consultant at the Municipal University of Shimano (Japan). Prof. Magomedov cooperated with researchers and publishers from Kyoto University and Ritsumeikan Private University (Japan, 2000 — 2001, 2003 — 2015).
In December 2006 and April 2007 Prof. Magomedov delivered lectures at West Kazakhstan University (Kazakhstan, Uralsk, 2006). In March 2014 by the invitation of the French Academy of Sciences Prof. Magomedov made the report at Paris-Sorbonne University. In June 2014 by invitation of the Korean Association of Slavic Studies Prof. Magomedov took part in the 6th East-Asian Conference on Slavic and Eurasian Studies. In July 2014 Prof. Magomedov made the reports at 6 Universities and Research Institutes of Shanghai (China).
In August 3 — 9, 2015 Prof. Magomedov took part in the 9th World Congress on Russian and East European Studies in Makuhari – Tokyo as a section facilitator, a discussant and a speaker. On the 6th of August Prof. Magomedov made the reports at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (Japan) and the Japan Institute of International Affairs.
Prof. Magomedov has published over 158 scientific works including articles, chapters in monographs and monographs in Russian, English, French, Japanese and Polish.
His teaching service at the universities is 30 years. Prof. Magomedov is a member of the Academic Council on defending theses for a candidate’s and doctor’s degrees at Saratov State University and Saratov State Academy of Law. Prof. Magomedov is a member of the Scientific (Advisory) Council, Institute of Law and Public Policy (Moscow), a member of the Council of Experts on political science studies, Higher Attestation Commission, the Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation.
For achievements in the scientific and research sphere Prof. Magomedov is awarded with the diploma of Moscow Department, Russian Scientific Foundation (1996), the diploma of Fulbright Program (1998). For long-term honest work in training high-class specialists Prof. Magomedov is awarded with the certificate of the Head of Administration of Ulyanovsk Region (2003), the certificate of the Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation.
Prof. Magomedov speaks English fluently.