Dmitriy Shurgaev

Dmitriy Shurgaev

Vice-Rector for Human Resources and Security

Senior Lecturer of Department of Innovation Management

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Dmitriy Shurgaev manages the university personnel policy units. He coordinates the ETU "LETI" departments that ensure the university security, labor protection, and fire prevention. Dmitriy Shurgaev graduated from the Faculty of Electronic Engineering of ETU "LETI" with honors and a degree in Optical Electronic Devices in 1981.

He started his working career in 1978 while studying at the university, as a Laboratory Assistant at the Department of Physical Electronics and Optoelectronic Devices. After graduation, he worked at Dalnyaya Svyaz Research and Production Association, first as Deputy Head of the Layout Workshop, and then as Head of a Research and Production Complex and Deputy Director for Personnel.

Dmitriy Shurgaev has been holding the position of Head of the Department  of Human Resources at ETU "LETI" since July 2014, Senior Lecturer in the Department of Innovation Management since September 2017.

In 2018, he completed his postgraduate studies at the Herzen State Pedagogical University of Russia in General Psychology, Personality Psychology, History of Psychology. The topic of his research is "Perfectionism as a Personality Trait of a University Educator."

Dmitriy Shurgaev authored and co-authored more than 20 published reports, scientific papers, and textbooks. He was awarded the Order of the Red Banner of Labour for his work in student construction brigades in 1981.

Spheres of research interest

  • Knowledge-intensive production organization;
  • Industrial enterprise management;
  • Personnel Management;
  • Innovations in educational activities, including distance learning.