Igor E. Surikov
Date of Birth: December 4, 1965
Place of Birth: Pavlovo, Nizhny Novgorod
- 41 Smelchak, Zheleznodorozhny,
Home Telephone: (7 495) 522 04 32
Office Address: Department of Ancient History, Institute of World History, Russian Academy of Sciences, 32a Leninsky Prospect, Moscow, 119991, Russia
Office Telephone: (7 495) 938 57 60
Department of Ancient History, Faculty of History,
1991 M.A. Diploma summa cum laude, Moscow State Lomonosov University (“Greek Popular Religion in 5th Century B.C.”)
Student, Department of Ancient History, Faculty of History,
1994 Ph.D. Degree, Moscow State Lomonosov University (“The Kylonian Curse in the History of Athens, 7th – 5th Centuries B.C.”)
2002 Diploma of Associate Professor
2004 Dr.Hab. Degree,
Institute of Physics and Technology (
1995-2000 Lecturer, Department of History
2000-2005 Associate Professor, Department of History
2005- Professor, Department of History
1996-1999 Research Fellow, Department of Ancient History
1999-2004 Senior Research Fellow, Department of Ancient History
2004- Professor, Department of Ancient History
1999-2005 Professor, Department of Ancient Languages and Cultures, Moscow Institute of Linguistics
Department of Cultural History and Theory,
The “Antica Iuvenis” Award by the Russian Association of Classical Studies and the “Volnoye Delo” Charity Foundation, for the book “Ancient Greece: Politicians in the Context of the Epoch. Archaic and Early Classical Periods” (2005)
Scientific mission abroad
visit for a research project to
Participated in a number of international conferences.
Ancient: Ancient Greek, Latin
Modern: Russian (native), English (active knowledge), German, French, Italian, Modern Greek (passive knowledge)
Author of more than 120 publications on Ancient Greek history, culture, and law. Here books only are included:
Eternal Mystery of the
Pages of History of Late Archaic and Early Classical Greek Aristocracy: The Alcmaeonidae Family in Athenian Political Life, VII-V Centuries B.C. (Moscow 2000), in Russian.
Evolution of Athenian Religiosity during the Second Half of the Vth Century B.C.: Sophocles, Euripides, Aristophanes, and their Attitudes to the Traditional polis Religion (Moscow 2002), in Russian.
Problems of Early Athenian Legislation (Moscow 2004), in Russian.
Ostracism in Athens (Moscow 2006), in Russian with an English summary.