Galina Michaleva is the executive secretary of the political committee of the party «Yabloko», chairwoman of the organization
of women of the «Yabloko» and professor at the History, Political Science and Law Department in the Russian State University
for the Humanities. She is author of more than 100 books and scientific publications in Russian, English and German.
Ryabov is scholar-in-residence of the Carnegie Moscow Center, expert on Russian politics at Gorbachev Foundation, and Editor-in-chief
of the academic journal «World Economy and International Relations».