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Archaeological Museum

Department of Archaeology and Ethnology

Leonard F. Nedashkovsky

Post: Associate Professor

Phone: (843) 231-51-42



  • Kazan State University, History Faculty (higher education, 1990-1995)
  • Kazan State University (post-graduate courses in Russian History, 1995-1998)
  • Institute of Archaeology of Russian Academy of Sciences (post-graduate courses in Archaeology, 1998)
  • PhD in Archaeology (Institute of Archaeology of Russian Academy of Sciences, 1998)

    Academic experience:

  • Kazan Federal University, Associate Professor
  • Kazan State University, assistant of the Department of Archaeology and Ethnology, since 2006
  • Kazan State University, chief curator of Archaeological museum, 1995-2006
  • Kazan State University, senior laboratory assistant of Archaeological museum, 1993-1995

    Courses Taught:

  • History of the material culture of Russia from the ancient times till the end of XVII century
  • Anthropology
  • Archaeology
  • Archaeology of the Golden Horde
  • Methods of field archaeological Research
  • Numismatics
  • Methods of writing the diploma works in Archaeology and Ethnology
  • Registration and storage of the museum collections
  • Natural history museums

    Sphere of the research interests:

  • The Golden Horde antiquities of the Volga region.
  • Low Volga region in XIII-XV centuries.
  • City Ukek and its periphery.
  • Archaeology
  • Numismatics
  • Medieval History

    Professional membership:
    Member of Central Eurasian Studies Society (CESS)
    Member of Kazan branch of Russian Society for Intellectual History

    Additional information:
    In 1996-1997 I received the scholarship of Russian Federation President to study abroad in 1996/1997 and spent 7 months on a probational period at the University of Durham (Great Britain).
    In 2000, as a winner of competition of Regional Scholar Exchange Program, I spent 4 months at the University of Wisconsin (Madison).
    In 2000 I received the research scholarship of the Presidium of Russian Academy of Sciences for the young scholars for 2000-2003.
    In 2004, as a winner of competition of Fulbright Scholar Program, I received a grant for the 8 months probational period at the University of Wisconsin (Madison).
    I participated in research grant projects of International Science Foundation (Soros Foundation), Russian Humanity Research Foundation, Russian Foundation for Basic Research, National Geographic Society (USA), Federal Program 'Universities of Russia' and Russian Federation President for the state support of young Russian scholars.

    I have published 85 research works, including 2 monographs:
    Nedashkovsky L.F. Zolotoordynsky gorod Ukek i ego okruga (The Golden Horde city Ukek and its regions).- Moscow: Publishing firm "Oriental literature" of RAS,2000.- 224 p.
    Nedashkovsky L.F. Ukek: The Golden Horde city and its periphery / BAR. International Series,1222.- Oxford: Archaeopress,2004.- 253 p.

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