Organization and HR
Leadership and Personal Development
Andrey Shcherbenok is Professor at the SKOLKOVO Education Development Centre. He is also Founding Director of the School of Advanced Studies at the University of Tyumen. Andrey holds PhDs from Saint Petersburg State University and the University of California at Berkeley. He was a lecturer and Mellon postdoctoral fellow at the Society of Fellows in the Humanities at Columbia University and Newton international research fellow of the British Academy.
At SKOLKOVO, Andrey works on the transformational governance of universities. He has led project work on several integrated programmes and participated in strategic sessions for leaders of universities from across the Russian Federation. He teaches various aspects of university governance and management, from educational design and curriculum development to research strategy and HR policy. Andrey’s capstone project in this position was an original online course titled Universities: Transformational Governance, which has been taken by several thousand leaders and staff members of the Russian universities.
Many of the ideas developed by Andrey during his tenure at SKOLKOVO were implemented in the School of Advanced Studies, a greenfield educational and research institution at the University of Tyumen. SAS offers a multidisciplinary BA programme in the paradigm of liberal arts and sciences and an MA programme in Experimental Higher Education. It also functions as an interdisciplinary research centre, employing full-time faculty from 15 countries.