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NCFU Professor Attends Training at University of Heidelberg

Date of material placement: 7-12-2018, 14:56.

Anna Istomina (Associate Professor, Institute of Education & Social Sciences) underwent training at Max Weber Institute of Sociology (University of Heidelberg) staying there September – November, 2018. The University of Heidelbergis the oldest institution in Germany and is one of the top three German universities according to the QS World University Rankings 2018/2019.


The training that Anna Istomina attended was sponsored jointly by the DAAD service and the Ministry of Science and Higher Education of Russia.

During her stay at the University, Anna Istomina pursued her study of corporate culture and Internet-communication among academic staff, while the project combined both qualitative and quantitative methodology.


Besides, she attended lectures by the Noble Prize winner Karl Wieman and other outstanding academicians.

The training ended with a certificate awarded to Mrs. Istomina, and the project will be promoted further through a comparative study to be carried out in Russia.