Nadezhda Filimonova

St. Petersburg, Russia



Uppsala University, MA, Political Science and International Studies

Thesis title, Assessing Maritime Boundary Disputes Resolution:

Russian State and Business Interests in the Barents Sea


St. Petersburg State University, MA, International Relations (one-year

exchange program at Matej Bel University, Slovakia)

Thesis title, Canadian Security Policy in the Arctic: Problems and



St. Petersburg State University, BA, International Relations

Thesis title, Canadian maritime security policy: Problems and


Additional Education

June-Aug. 2014

Arctic Summer College, Ecologic Institute’s online Arctic Program


April 2014- present

Russian State Hydrometeorological University, St. Petersburg , Russia

Head of the World Meteorological Organization Relations Department

Arctic research with a focus on geopolitics in the Arctic region

Coordination and support of cooperation with University of Arctic

Oral/written translation

Preparation of official national/international documentation, treaties

Preparation reports for the World Meteotrological Organisation

Preparation of national/international conferences

Preparation of materials and application for the University

Participation in the selection and admission processes of international

students and collaboration with the RF Ministry of Education and

Science on the matters of foreign students’ admission and Russian

Government scholarship granting

Participation in the selection process of the WMO perspective scholarship holders