Oleg Smolin

Oleg Smolin has served in the Duma since 1995 and is presently Deputy Chairman of the Committee on Education and Science. Before his tenure in the State Duma, Mr. Smolin was a deputy of the Federation Council from 1993 to 1995 and Peoples Deputy from 1990 to 1993. Alongside with his pedagogical activity at the Omsk Pedagogical Institute, Mr. Smolin was actively involved in the Omsk CPSU party work since 1976. Oleg Smolin graduated from the Omsk State Pedagogical Institute and holds a doctorate in philosophy.