Bachelor of Management, St. Petersburg Polytechnic University (SPbPU), 2003
Master of Management, St. Petersburg Polytechnic University (SPbPU), 2005
Ph.D. in “Economics and Management of the National Economy”, SPbPU, 2008
While working on her Ph.D., Ms. Kozlova joined the “International Business Department” of SPbPU as an assistant and after defending her thesis accepted a position as Associate Professor in the same department.
From 2008 to 2014, Dr. Kozlova was Deputy Dean of International Cooperation at SPbPU International Graduate School of Management, where her responsibilities focused on all aspects of international scientific and academic cooperation. During her tenure she was also the head of International Master’s Degree Programs for two years.
In 2014, Dr. Kozlova accepted the position of the Director of the Institute of International Development and Partnership of ITMO University. Under her leadership, ITMO University quickly expanded its international academic and scientific reach, earned a position in the top-100 of international subject rankings and is consistently among the leaders of the 5-100 Russian Academic Excellence Project.
In 2017, Ms. Kozlova was appointed the First Vice-Rector of ITMO University and is responsible for the creation and implementation of the University’s academic priorities through close collaboration with internal and external stakeholders. She also oversees and coordinates the University’s international activities and is deeply committed to delivering education of the future.
Scientific Awards and Achievements
2008 – “Active Scientist” Award from St. Petersburg Polytechnic University
2009 – “Dashkova Award” in the humanities and social sciences (for young scientists under 35 years) from the Government of St. Petersburg and St. Petersburg Scientific Center Russian Academy of Sciences
2010 – “Young Talents - The Future of Science Polytechnic University” Award from St. Petersburg Polytechnic University
2013 –Vladimir Potanin Foundation “Best University teacher in Russia, 2013” Award
2016 - Government of Russian Federation Award in Education