Journal Staff

Olga Sidorovich
Managing Editor

MBA in Public Sector, Director of the independent think-tank organization – Institute for Law and Public Policy (ILPP),  Editor-in-Chief of journal «Comparative Constitutional Review» (Sravnitel’noe konstitutsionnoe obozrenie). She moved to the third sector activity in 1993 after 10 years as a research fellow in the Russian academia (Institute for U.S.A. and Canada Studies, and Institute of Europe) as a co-founder of the Moscow Public Science Foundation (in the position of the Director of the Centre for the Study of Constitutionalism in Eastern and Central Europe and Vice-President). Under her leadership the ILPP managed to implement more then 125 international and national projects, inter alia in the field of constitutional law. She is a Steering Committee member of the “Alfa Fellowship Program”, board member of a few Russian public and nongovernmental organizations. She is a graduate of Birmingham University School of Public Policy. One of the Russian Fellows (2012) of the Drapper Hills Summer Program at Stanford University.

Anastasia Kretsul
Executive Secretary

Graduated from the Faculty of Law of the Moscow State University, currently studying on the Faculty of Law within the “International Economical Law” Master program. Her circle of interests includes international justice and Eurasian integration.

Daria Uvarova

Currently studying on the Faculty of Law of the National Research University Higher School of Economics. Participated as a volunteer in such events as the Contest for Constitutional Justice “Khrustalnaya Femida” and the Model of the International Criminal Court. Her research interests cover constitutional and criminal law, issues of gender equality, problems of domestic violence.

Grant Newman
Editor of English texts

Grant Newman is a graduate of Harvard Law School where he was an executive editor of the Harvard Journal of Law and Public Policy.

Luneva Ekaterina

Graduate of Moscow State Institute of International Relations Faculty of World Economy.

Dmitri Sitchinava

Ph.D. in linguistics (2005), main fields of research: grammar typology and corpus lingustics. Senior researcher at the Russian language Institute (2011) and Associate Professor at the School of Linguistics of the Higher School of Economics, Moscow (2017) where he teaches among other courses Translation studies (2019). A key manager of the Russian National Corpus, in particular of the parallel subcorpus which is a major tool for studying and practicing translation. Several books on linguistics and semiotics were published in his translations from English and French. Translates papers and books in law since 2004 (from and to English and French) for both journals and for international forums in constitutional law.