Vice-Rector for inter-ministerial interaction
Yuri Zabrodin – Vice-Rector for inter-ministerial collaboration, Doctor of psychological Sciences, Active State Advisor of the Russian Federation of the 3rd class, the vice-president and member of the Presidium of the Federation of Psychologists of Education of Russia, Deputy Chairman of the Russian Council of Teaching and methodical association of higher educational institutions in “Psycho-pedagogical education.”
Y. Zabrodin is a full member of the Russian Academy of Astronautics, International Academy of Psychological Sciences, the International Academy of noosphere. He is a member of the International Association of applied psychology, International Association of professional counseling and education, European network of work psychology and organizational psychology, the Supervisory Board of the European Training Foundation.
In 1963 he graduated from the Leningrad Electrotechnical Institute of communications (now St. Petersburg State University of telecommunications) in the name of V. A. Bonch-Bruevich.
In 1969 he graduated from the graduate school of the Faculty of Psychology of the Leningrad State University (now St. Petersburg State University) with a thesis on “Detection of weak signals by a human operator.”
In 1972 he headed the laboratory of psychophysics, and then (from 1975 to 1987) was the Deputy Director on scientific work at the Institute of psychology of the USSR Academy of Sciences (now Institute of Psychology of the Russian Academy of Sciences ).
In 1977 he defended his doctoral thesis on “The basics of psychophysical theory of sensory processes”.
In the 1991-2001he worked as head of the Department of professional training and development of human resources of the Ministry of labour of the Russian Federation (since 1996 the Ministry of labour and social development of the Russian Federation).
In 2005-2011 – Vice-Rector for scientific work of MSUPE.
In 2011-2016 – Vice Rector of MSUPE for EMA.
Since 2016 – Vice-Rector of MSUPE on inter-ministerial cooperation.
Monitoring the work of structural units: sector of organizational support of activity of the educational-methodical Association
Participation in advisory bodies: Deputy Chairman of the Scientific Council of MSUPE, Deputy Chairman of Scientific-Expert Council of MSUPE.