Ekaterina Fertikova

Teaching courses


  • “Public Administration of Ecological and Socio-Economic Systems”,
  • “Environmental Audit and Management”,
  • “Environmental Impact Assessment” (in English)


Senior lecturer, Department of Ecological Safety & Sustainable Development of Regions

E-mail: e.fertikova@spbu.ru

Phone: 323-85-52

Education, scientific degrees and titles

  • 1990-1995, St Petersburg State University, Faculty of Biology and Soil Science (specialist, specialty "Biology", qualification biologist-ecologist zoologist)
  • 1995-1998, Postgraduate study in Saint Petersburg University
  • 2000, PhD in Biological sciences, St. Petersburg University


  • 1994-2001– Biological Research Institute of St. Petersburg State University, Laboratory of Ecology and Bird Protection, laboratory assistant-researcher, since 1998 – Junior researcher;
  • 2001-2015 – JSC "Giprospetsgaz", Department of Industrial Ecology as a leading engineer, since 2005-Head of the group of EIA and Construction Ecology;
  • 2015-2020 – Russian State Hydrometeorological University, Faculty of Ecology, since 2016 – as an associate professor;
  • Since 2020 – Department of Environmental Safety and Sustainable Development of the Regions of St. Petersburg State University, Senior Lecturer. 

Research IDs

Research interests

Public administration of natural resources and environmental protection, environmental aspects of strategic planning, environmental popularization

Key publications

  • Fertikova E.P. Geographical variation in territorial behaviour and male polygamy of the Whitethroat Sylvia communis: study in SE Europe. Acta Ornithologica. 2000. Т. 35. № 1. С. 67-71.
  • Berthold P., Mohr G., Querner U., Iovchenko N.P., Fertikova E.P. Circannual rhythms in the Whitethroat, Sylvia communis. Zoological Journal. 2001. Vol. 80. No. 11. p. 1394.
  • Fertikova E.P. Spring-summer behavior of the Whitethroat Sylvia communis (Passeriformes, Sylviidae) from the northern part of the Lower Volga river basin. Zoological Journal. 2002. Vol. 81. No. 4. p. 489-493.

Research and development projects

  • Scientific project. Russian-Finnish project KS1529 Get Ready "Preparing for Cross-border Challenges: Building capacity in sustainable use of the coast", project code Pure ID # 71331508

Other professional activities

Fertikova E. P. completed the following advanced training courses: "Environmental monitoring and audit in the gas industry" LEU "Training Center" of JSC Gazprom (2003), "Organization of environmental support of production activities in the oil and gas industry" LEU "Corporate Institute of JSC Gazprom (2014), "Documentation for the protection of water bodies", "Draft standards for waste generation and limits on their disposal" LEU "Institute for Advanced Training "Integral" (2014), "Harmonization of international relations and prevention of extremist manifestations in the youth environment", A. I. Herzen Russian State Pedagogical University (2016), "Electronic Information and Educational Environment of a Modern University", Russian State Pedagogical University(2018);" Organization of preparation of materials for an online course", Peter the Great St. Petersburg Polytechnic University (2019).

Participates in environmental popularization events for schoolchildren as an expert. He is engaged in reviewing competitive design works of students and schoolchildren, master's and candidate's theses.

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