Fyodor Lukyanov was an international journalist in 1990-2002.
He collaborated with numerous newspapers, radio and television broadcasters.
Since 2002, he has been the Editor-in-Chief of the Russia in Global Affairs journal.
In 2012, Lukyanov was appointed as the Chairman of the Presidium of the Council on Foreign and Defense Policy one of the oldest Russian NGOs.
Since 2015, Fyodor Lukyanov has been the Research Director of the Foundation for Development and Support of the Valdai Discussion Club.
Fyodor Lukyanov is a Research Professor at the Faculty of World Economy and International Affairs, National Research University Higher School of Economics.
He is considered one of the most well-known Russian experts in the field of international relations and foreign affairs, author of numerous articles in Russian and foreign media.
Lukyanov received the Government Award of the Russian Federation in 2011 for his contribution to international journalism.