Full Member of the Russian Academy of Education, Honorary Professor of the University of Wisconsin (Madison, USA), a head of International UNESCO Chair MSUPE “Cultural-historical psychology of childhood”, a leading scientist, a specialist in general psychology, pedagogical and age psychology.
Dr. Dafermos is an associate professor in the epistemology of psychology in the Department of Psychology at the University of Crete. He holds a PhD in Philosophy from the Lomonosov Moscow State University. His interests include cultural historical psychology, critical psychology, the history of psychology, and methodological and epistemological issues in the social sciences.
Dr. Daniels is Professor of Education at Oxford University, director of the Centre for Sociocultural and Activity Theory Research and Professor of Education, Culture and Pedagogy at the University of Bath, UK. Dr. Daniels is also Adjunct Professor at Centre for Learning Research, Griffith University, Brisbane, Australia, Research Professor at Centre for Human Activity Theory at Kansai University, Osaka, Japan, Research Professor in Cultural Historical Psychology at Moscow State University of Psychology & Education.
Dr. Fidalgo is a Professor at the Federal University of São Paulo (UNIFESP). Prof. Fidalgo holds Doctoral Degree in Applied Linguistics and Language Studies from the Pontifical Catholic University of São Paulo (PUC-SP) and two Postdoctoral Fellowships in Linguistics and Applied Linguistics, both of which focused on Teacher Education for Children with Special Needs.
Professor Margolis is the Acting Rector of the Moscow State University of Psychology & Education, Professor of Educational Psychology, PhD in Psychology. Prof. Margolis holds a great organizational work being a well-known expert in Educational Psychology, teachers and psychologists training.
Professor Plakitsi currently works at the School of Education, University of Ioannina. Professor Plakitsi does research in Educational Assessment, Teachers Education and Teaching Science. Professor Plakitsi is a President of the ISCAR Executive committee. Professor of Science Education, Dept. of Early Childhood Education, School of Education, University of Ioannina. Teaching: Science Education and also Science Education in Science Museums and Science Centres at the University of Athens as well as at the University of Ioannina, Greece.
Professor Zaretsky, PhD in Psychology, Professor of the Department of Individual and Group Psychotherapy of the Faculty of Psychological Counseling at Moscow State University of Psychology and Education. Russian representative at the Executive Committee of ISCAR, as well as a Russian ambassador for the ISCAR congress in Australia. Member of the editorial board of the journal “Consultative Psychology and Psychotherapy”.
Olga Rubtsova is an Associate Professor and the Head of the Centre for Interdisciplinary Research on Modern Childhood in Moscow State University of Psychology & Education. She graduated from Moscow State Linguistic University majoring in English, French and German and later got her PhD in Psychology. The area of Prof. Ass. Rubtsova scientific and research interests covers various aspects of modern childhood and childhood development, adolescence and adolescent education, digital media as a new means of mediation, as well as studying drama and theatre in the light of cultural-historical theory and activity approach.
Doctor in Psychology, Head of the Faculty of Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy, Professor, Head and Leader of the Advanced Training Program “Cognitive Psychotherapy of Emotional and Personal Disorders” and professional retraining program “Clinical Psychology”