About KarRC RAS
  • Historical background
  • KarRC RAS Administration
  • KarRC RAS Address
  • Major research trends

  • Karelian Research Centre RAS
    Karelian Research Centre RAS


    Historical background

    1930 - The Complex Karelian Research Institute was founded
    1937 - It was reorganized into Karelian Scientific Research Institute of Culture
    1946 у. - Karelian-Finnish Research Base of the USSR Academy of Sciences with its scientitic and general subdivisions was established
    1949 у. - The Base was renamed into Karelian-Finnish Branch of the USSR AS
    1956 у. - It was renamed into Karelian Branch of the USSR AS
    1963 у. - Karelian Branch was closed, the divisions became part of ministries and departments
    1967 у. - Karelian Branch of the USSR AS was reopened as a unity of 6 Research Institutions
    1990 у. - Karelian Branch was given a name of the Karelian Research Centre of the USSR Academy of Sciences
    1991 у. - It became Karelian Research Centre of the Russian Academy of Sciences

    KarRC RAS Administration

    Acting President of the KarRC RAS:
    A.M. Kryshen', Doctor (DSc) of Biology, ph. +7 (8142) 76-81-60,

    Vice-President for Science:
    O.N.Bahmet, Doctor (DSc) of Biology, ph. +7 (8142) 78-00-59, ,

    Vice-President for General Issues:
    A.A. Fedorov, ph. +7 (8142) 78-34-83,

    Deputy President for Foreign Contacts:
    N.V. Mikhailova, Cand.(PhD) of Biology, ph. +7 (8142) 78-01-09, .

    KarRC RAS Address

    11 Pushkinskaya Street
    Petrozavodsk
    Karelia
    185910, Russia
    phone +7 8142 76-60-40, +7 8142 77-97-10
    Fax - +7 8142 76-96-00
    E-mail:

    Last modified: April 13, 2017