Federal Center of Theoretical and Applied Sociology
of the Russian Academy of Sciences
FCTAS RAS results from a merger of leading sociological institutes of the Russian Academy of Sciences.
The Center focuses on priority directions of contemporary social sciences using interdisciplinary, multidimensional
and contextual approaches. It sets out to explore in depth the static and dynamic perspectives of contemporary society.
Academician of the Russian Academy of Sciences Mikhail K.Gorshkov
currently occupies the position of the Center’s Director.