Chair of Criminal Law and Criminology

Chairholder: Prof. Vladimir S. Komissarov

Teaching activity

The chair faculty teach three educational subjects:

  • Criminal law of the Russian Federation (general part and special part) (general discipline)
  • Penal law of the Russian Federation (compulsory subject for the criminal law profile)
  • Criminology (compulsory subject for the criminal law profile)

Research

Alongside teaching activities, the faculty of the Chair of Criminal Law and Criminology is engaged in research in the following basic areas:

  • improvement of the Criminal Code of the Russian Federation
  • criminal law of foreign countries and comparative legal science
  • international criminal law and procedure
  • penal and criminology measures of fighting corruption and organized crime
  • issues of penal law of the Russian Federation