Digital Research Leadership

Summer School - Online / Tailor-made
June 1 - July 31, 2023

Program will be held in 2 available options: offline and online.

Do you want to learn more about digital research leadership? Then this program is for you!

  • Brief description

    The program is suitable as the Short-term International educational program of professional development for heads of departments, leaders of research groups and other leading experts.

    The primary objective of the program is to improve professional competencies in the field of modern methods of digitalization of science and education, the formation, expansion, deepening of the necessary theoretical and practical skills necessary for employees and managers to implement professional activities and leadership of leading Russian and foreign higher education organizations.

    Classes are held offline or online. Online lectures will be delivered synchronized as live talk with professors and groupmates. Records of classes will be available on SPbPU platform for 1 month after the course end.

Duration: 2 weeks  

ECTS credits: 4.0

Participation fee: 25 000 – 35 000 rubles

Upon successful completion of the program students will receive hard copies of certificates with ECTS credits mailed by post.

Deadline for registration: May 21, 2023

  • Entrance requirements
    • • Foreign citizens and citizens of the Russian Federation wishing to master this advanced training program must have a secondary professional or higher education (qualification not lower than bachelor's or specialist), or a foreign document on higher education /qualification obtained abroad and corresponding to the Russian level of higher education /qualification.
    • • People receiving secondary vocational or higher education during the period of this program (students of the last two courses of secondary vocational or higher education) are also allowed to study under the program.
  • Course description

    The program is intended as the Short-term International Educational Program of professional development for heads of departments, leaders of research groups and other leading experts.

    The course content includes:

    • 1. Digitalization of physics research.
    • 2. Digitalization of scientific experiment (virtual laboratory).
    • 3. Digitalization of education (online education).
    • 4. Digitalization of short-term educational programs (hybrid education format).
    • 5. Design of information environment.
    • 6. Digitalization of corporate library systems.
    • 7. Digitalization of business processes at the University.
    • 8. Project teamwork.
    • 9. Final certification (group project defense).

The detailed course description for ECTS credits transfer at your home university:

Digital Research Leadership Descriptor SS23.pdf

ДПО Цифровое иссследовательское лидерство SS23.pdf

Professors and lecturers:

  • Ekaterina Belyaevskaya, Head of the International Academic Cooperation Department;
  • Olga Emelyanova, Head of the Department of International Educational Programs and Academic Mobility;
  • Pavel Goncharov, Head of Advanced Plasma Research Laboratory;
  • Vyacheslav Potekhin, Associate Professor of the Higher School of Cyberphysical Systems and Management;
  • Svetlana Kalmykova, Associate Professor of the Higher School of Administrative Management;
  • Vladimir Tuchkevich, Head of the Development Department of Portals and Mobile Applications;
  • Natalya Sokolova, Director of the Center for Information and Library Systems;
  • Anna Valyukhova, Leading Marketing Specialist of the International Academic Competence Center "Technologies of Intellectual Enterprise".


Department of International Academic Cooperation