Isak Froumin is a Head of the Institute of Education at National Research University “Higher School of Economics” in Moscow (Russia). His responsibilities also include advising the university strategic planning and international cooperation.
Prof. Froumin was leading the World Bank education program in Russia from 1999 to 2011. His World Bank experience also extends to the projects in Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Afghanistan, Nepal, Turkmenistan and India.
In 2011 he was co-chair of the education part of the “Russia Strategy 2020” expert group. In 2012 – 2016 he was an advisor to the Minister of Education and Science of Russia Federation and the member of the Russian delegation at OECD Education Policy Committee.
Prof.Froumin is the author of more than 250 publications including articles and books in Russian and English.
His current key research interests are:
Development of higher education systems.
University and school governance.
Foresight of education.
Educational and life trajectories.