Vitaly Vladimirovich Rubtsov (born October 20, 1948) – Russian psychologist, Doctor of psychological Sciences, rector of Moscow State University of Psychology and Education (1996-present), Director of Psychological Institute of RAO (1992-present).
Vitaliy Rubtsov-Professor, academician of the Russian Academy of Education. Total working experience in the field of science and education is more than 30 years.
Vitaly Rubtsov – President of the Federation of psychologists of education of Russia, member of the Presidium of FUMO HE “Education and pedagogical Sciences”.
Honoured scientist of Russia, honorary worker of higher professional education of the Russian Federation, Vitaly Rubtsov was the winner of the RF President and RF Government awards in the field of education (1998 and 2007). He was awarded many awards and medals, including . K. D. Ushinsky medal (1995 and 1998), Order of Friendship (1999) and the Order “For merits before Fatherland” of the IV degree (2009).
In 2012 V.V. Rubtsov became a member of the National Coordination Council for support of the Russian young talents in the Council of the Government the Russian Federation concerning guardianship in the social sphere.
V.V. Rubtsov – a member of the Public Council of the Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation on the issues of education of people with HIA and disability, a member of the Presidium of the Interdepartmental Council for awarding prizes of the Russian Federation in the field of education, member of the Coordination Council of the President of the Russian Federation on the implementation of the National Action Strategy for Children 2012-2017 years.