«ALEXANDER KALGIN +7 9055569017; +44 7735515354 akalgin 02/12/1986 Nationality: Russian EDUCATION: 2015PhD International ...»
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firstname.lastname@example.orgDOB: 02/12/1986 Nationality: Russian
2015PhD International DevelopmentUniversity of Birmingham, UK
Topic: “The implementation of performance management regional government in Russia”
Received the International Post-Graduate Student Scholarship from the University of Birmingham
Received an academic scholarship from the Higher School of Economics
2007-2008 MSc Accounting and Finance (with distinction)University of Birmingham, UK
Subjects studied: Public Sector Accounting, Decentralised Government Finance, Theory and Practice of Accounting, Management Accounting, International Taxation, Theory of Financial Management;
Received the International Student Scholarship from the University of Birmingham;
Won “The best Master’s dissertation” award from an external reviewer – Deloitte;
Dissertation title – “Does decentralisation of government help fighting corruption?”, econometric research.
2003-2007 BSc EconomicsLomonosov Moscow State University, RussiaKey subjects studied: Economics, Mathematical Analysis, Econometrics, Statistics, Corporate Finance, Accounting, and Theory of Auditing, New Institutional Economics, Public Sector Finance;
Developed strong numerical skills and understanding of micro- and macroeconomics;
Dissertation title: “Causes of corruption in post-Soviet countries”, econometric research.
1993-2003General Public SchoolDomodedovo, RussiaReceived a merit for academic excellence (exams in Russian, Geography, Maths, English).
Kalgin (2015) “Implementation of performance management in regional government in Russia: evidence of data manipulation”, Public management review. DOI: 10.1080/14719037.2014.965271
Калгин А. С. “Административная реформа и административные ценности: анализ реформ в русле нового государственного управления” / Препринты. Высшая школа экономики. Серия WP8 "Государственное и муниципальное управление". 2014. № 05.
Двинских Д. Ю., Калгин А. С., Минченко О. С., Решетникова Д. С., Соболев Н. А. “Жизненный цикл концепции управления по результатам: анализ публикационной активности” / Препринты. Высшая школа экономики. Серия WP8 "Государственное и муниципальное управление". 2014. № 06.
Калгин А.С. (2012) ‘Управление по результатам на региональном уровне: контроль или результативность?’ Вопросы государственного и муниципального управления, (3). (Performance management in Russian regional governments: improved results or strengthened control?)
Kalgin (2011) Structuring Mass Higher Education: the Role of Elite Institutions. Book review., Evaluation & Research in Education.
“The effect of the global financial crisis on PPPs” In V. Varnavskiy et al., (2010) Public-Private Partnerships: Theory and Practice, Moscow: HSE, 2009, (in Russian).
ACADEMIC WORK EXPERIENCE:
February 2010 – 2013Higher School of Economics (Moscow)Researcher
Advising line ministries on the implementation of performance management systems in central and regional governments.
Data collection and policy analysis on the topic of public-private partnerships for the Institute of Public and Municipal management of the Higher School of Economics.
FINANCE WORK EXPERIENCE:
November 2008 – March 2009Procter & GambleFinancial Analyst
Provided financial management of several brands: Oral-B, Safeguard, Camay, Old-Spice for Russia, Ukraine and Belarus;
Led an assortment optimisation project with overall cost of over $6,5 mln and received the “Leadership in Finance” award for successful completion and proactive approach;
Presented results of my analysis to senior management and facilitated discussions;
Learned to prioritise tasks and work under pressure of competing deadlines.
OTHER WORK EXPERIENCE:
April – January 2010Phys-tech collegeTeacher of English
Taught English to adults and young learners in a private language school;
Greatly developed presentation and interpersonal skills.
June 2004 – July 2007 Moscow State UniversityStudent Volunteer
Processed candidate’s applications and maintained student database in the Student Records office;
Assisted in organisation of career fairs, open days and other on-campus events;
Progressed from a junior volunteer to a team supervisor and trained more than 20 volunteers.
Participation in societies, clubs, associations:
Hiking society committee member’08 (The University of Birmingham);
Elected to the position of the social secretary and organized socials for the club;
Led teams of up to 10 people on day-walks in the Lake District and Snowdonia.
Fundraiser with British Red Cross during the Red Cross Appeal’08 week in Birmingham;
A member of the University of Birmingham Debating and Model United Nations societies in 2007/08.
August 2009 – Cambridge CELTA (Certificate in English Language Teaching to Adults);
June 2009 –Moscow State University certificate in teaching Russian as a foreign language;
May 2009 –GMAT Total Score 680 (86%).
Russian – native language; English – fluent (IELTS 8.0); German – basic.
Proficient user of MS Excel; Comfortable working knowledge of MS Word; MS PowerPoint, MS Outlook, Eviews, Statistica, EndNote 6, nVivo 10.