Nikolai S. Rozov

Academic Title: Professor, Leading researcher, Institute of Philosophy and Law, Siberian Branch, Russian Academy of Sciences (Novosibirsk, Russia)

 ORCID: 0000-0003-2362-541X


Education and Degrees

Doctor of Sciences, Philosophy: Lomonosov Moscow State University (1993)

Candidate of Sciences, Philosophy: Tomsk State University, 1989

Diploma: Lomonosov Moscow State University, Faculty of Psychology (1983)

Research Interests:

–          Historical macrosociology

–          Philosophy of history

–          Philosophy and methodology of social and historical sciences

–          Theory of values

–          Comparative politics

–          Political sociology

–          Philosophy of education

Academic Councils

Member of the Dissertation Councils D 003.057.01 (Ontology and theory of cognition; History of Philosophy) and D 003.057.02 (Philosophy of science and engineering; Social Philosophy)

Research Management

Supervision of seven postgraduate dissertations


  • Project manager, Grant 06-03—00346а from the Russian State Foundation for Basic Research (RFBR) “Cycles, waves and crises in history of Russia: philosophical-methodological analysis and theoretical synthesis of modern concepts” (2006 – 2008)
  • Member of the research project 13 06 00789, RFBR, “Development of integration methods and techniques of fundamental social and humanitarian research”

Main Presentations in English

  • July 2008  Meanings of History as Permanent Self-Tests of Groups and Societies: Philosophy and Social Sciences Versus Ideology — The XXII World Congress of  Philosophy 2008, Seoul
  • May 2008 20 Years After Perestroika: The Required Shifts In Understanding of Macrosocial Dynamics in The Post-Soviet Space – The 39th World Sociology Congress, Yerevan State University
  • November 2007,  The Social Mechanism of Russian Cycles – Annual Meeting of Social Science History Association, Chicago.
  • November 2001 Can Social Sciences Become Rapid Discovery Science. The Method of Theoretical History. Annual Meeting of Social Science History Association, Chicago.
  • November 2000 Towards Synthesis of Macrohistorical Paradigms, Annual Meeting of Social Science History Association, Pittsburg/
  • November 1999 An Evolutionary Periodization of World History and Bridging Macrosociological Paradigms. University of Pennsylvania – School of Arts and Sciences, Sociology Department, Colloquium.
  • November 1998 The Method of Theoretical History, Annual Meeting of Social Science History Association, Chicago.
  • October 1997    Towards the Integrative Structure of Macrohistorical Dynamics, Annual Meeting of Social Science History Association, Washington DC;
  • June 1995        Social-Historical TimeSpace: Reconstruction of Concepts and Bridging Paradigms, Fernand Braudel Center, SUNY Binghamton.
  • June 1995.       Civilizations, Societies, World-Systems, and Historical Epochs: Towards Integrative Structure odf Social Thought. The 24-th Annual Meeting of International Society for Comparative Studies of Civilizations (ISCSC), Write State University, Dayton, Ohio/
  • May 1995.        Problems and Prospects of Integration of Social Thought, Colloquium of Philosophy Dept. City College, New-York City/
  • May 1995         New Approaches in Theoretical History, Philosophy Dept. and session of editorial board of the journal History and Theory: Studies in the Philosophy of History, Wesleyan University, CT.
  • June 1990        Constructive Axiology and the Future of Education,  International Symposium “The Philosophy of Education for the 21st Century,” Prague.


  • Struktura civilizacii i tendencii mirovogo razvitiya: monografiya. Novosibirsk, 1992.
  • Kul’tura, cennosti i razvitie obrazovaniya: ucheb.posobie. M., 1992.
  • Filosofiya gumanitarnogo obrazovaniya: Cennostnye osnovaniya i koncepciya bazovogo gumanitarnogo obrazovaniya v vysshej shkole: monografiya. M., 1993.
  • Cennosti v problemnom mire: filosofskie osnovaniya i social’nye prilozheniya konstruktivnoj aksiologii: monografiya. Novosibirsk, NGU, 1998.
  • Filosofiya i teoriya istorii. Kniga 1. Prolegomeny. M., Logos, 2002.
  • Istoricheskaya makrosociologiya: metodologiya i metody: uchebnik. Novosibirsk, NGU, 2009.
  • Koleya i pereval: makrosociologicheskie osnovaniya strategij Rossii v XXI veke. M.: ROSSPEHN, 2011, 735 s.


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