Natalia M. Mikheeva

Teaching courses

  • Geography of political systems
  • Political geography
  • Macroregions 
  • The socio-economic and political geography of the world
  • Russia's political geography (in eng.)
  • Regional policy of foreign countries
  • Urbanization and global development
  • The world's financial systems
  • Russia's regional policy
  • Russia's regional policy


Associate professor, Department of Regional Policy & Political Geography


Phone: (812) 323-58-15

Education, scientific degrees and titles

  • 1994, Cartographer-Geographer, St. Petersburg State University, dep. Cartographer
  • 2000, PhD in Political Science, «Geopolitical aspects of the Cyprus problem»

Research IDs

Research interests

Political geography, geopolitics, Eastern Mediterranean, European Union in light of the development of integration processes, global development, international integration processes, international organizations, cooperation in the Arctic

Key publications

  1. Chinese-Russian cooperation in the Arctic: geopolitics and economics//4th International Scientific Conference “Arctic: History and Modernity” IOP Conf. Series: Earth and Environmental Science 302 (2019) 012057 IOP Publishing doi:10.1088/1755-1315/302/1/012057 (in English)
  2. Public diplomacy development stages through the Black Sea Economic Cooperation//Mechanical Engineering and Technology (IJMET). Volume 9, Issue 11, November 2018, pp. 1382–1391, Article ID: IJMET_09_11_142//(в соавторстве Voronkova O. Yu., Bulanakova M. A., Kulchytskiy A. V. Polyakova A. G.)
  3. France's Eastern Mediterranean Politics: Missed Opportunities?/ France under President Emmanuel Macron: at the beginning of the journey. Holes. Ed: M.V. Klinova, A.K. Kudryavtsev, Y.I. Rubinsky, P.P. Timofeev. - M.: IMEMO RAN, 2018. 206 s.S.183-195. (in Russian)
  4. Geography of the world in 3 tons Volume 1. Political Geography and Geopolitics: textbook and workshop for bachelor's and master's degrees / N.V. Kaledin ( etc.; edited by N.V. Kaledina, N.M. Mikheeva. Moscow: Yuright Publishing House, 2019. — 295 с. — (Higher education). — ISBN 978-5-9916-7576-5. — URL: (Date: 14.04.2020). С. 178-207 (Chapter 7, Appendix4). (in Russian)
  5. Features of the geography of projects implemented by China as part of the strategy "One Belt - One Way" / Public geography in a changing world: fundamental and applied research: materials internar. Scientific. Conf. as part of the X Year. Scientific. Assemblies of the Association of Russian Geographers-SocialIsts. September 17-22, 2019, Kazan / Ed. V.A. Rubtsova, E.I. Baibakov. Kazan: Kazan. Un-ta, 2019.With 337-341 (in Russian)

The Head of Current Research Fundings

  • 2019-2020 Fund “Jean Monnet Activities» - «European Union and Russia: opportunities for joint action towards resolving conflicts on post-soviet space» 

Awards and honors

  • Honourable certificate of the Inter-Parliamentary Assembly of the CIS for his great contribution to the training of public and municipal government and international relations (2016)

Other professional activities

  • North-West Institute of Management RANHIGS, FMOPI, Assistant Professor of International Relations
  • Russian Association of International Studies (RAIS), Association of Russian Geographers-Society, Russian Geographical Society (RGO)

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