Mikhail M. Sokolov
European University at St. Petersburg
St. Petersburg, Russia,

Candidate of Social Sciences, Professor, Department of Political Science and Sociology of European University in St. Petersburg.

Author of more than 70 scientific publications, including the book "How to Become a Professor. Academic Markets, Careers and Power in the Five countries "(co-authored).

Research interests: microsociological theory, history of sociology, sociology of the academic world, social stratification, sociology of culture, historical and political sociology, theory of organizations.