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Andrey Anatolievich Volkov, Chairman of the Journal Editorial Board, Rector of Moscow State University of Civil Engineering, Corresponding Member, Russian Academy of Architecture and Construction Sciences, D.Sc. Engineering, Professor.
In 1996, he graduated the Moscow State University of Civil Engineering with honours and got the degree in Construction Automation and Design Systems (Graduation in Construction Automation and Design Systems at Weimar Civil Engineering University in Federal Republic of Germany.
In 1999, he completed full-time postgraduate study at the Moscow State University of Civil Engineering and passed Ph.D. defence. In 2003, he passed his doctoral defence in 05.13.01. Control Systems Engineering, Data Management and Processing (Construction) for: Building and Structure Management System Design Methods (Building Project Homeostat).
He is with the Moscow State University of Civil Engineering since 1994 as lab assistant, engineer, senior lecturer and as professor. In 2005-2011, he is President of the IT System, Technology and Construction Automation Department. In 2008-2013, he is Deputy Principal for Information and IT. In 2010-2015, he is Head of IT System, Technology and Construction Automation Department. Since 2013, he is Deputy Principal for scientific operations, first Deputy Principal.
In December 2013, he was elected and inaugurated MGSU Principal.
In 2002, he was awarded the Senior Lecturer academic rank. In 2006, he was awarded the Construction Administration IT Systems and Technologies Professor academic rank.
Since the Moscow State University of Civil Engineering was awarded the National Research University category by the RF Government in 2010, he conducts the University Development Programme for 2010–2019.
In 2007-2013, he established and became Leader of the Construction Intellectual Automation and IT System Centre, the Corporate Intellectual Automation and Administration System Department and the Construction Scientific and Technical Information and Technology Transfer Integration Centre at the Moscow State University of Civil Engineering.
Since 2007, he is member of the Russian Civil Engineering Community. Since 2013, he is Head of the Moscow Branch Executive Board. Also, he has the following merits: Honourable Builder of Russia (2008), Honourable Member of RF Higher Education Community (2011 г.), Honourable Professor of the International Association of Construction Universities (ASV, 2011), Member of Moscow Union of Journalists (since 2009), and President of the International Association of Universities (ASV, 2015)