Assistant to the rector and the graduate school of Economics died in a road accident in Thailand

Dead in road accident in southern Thailand, the Russians turned out to be assistant to the rector of the Higher school of Economics Dmitry Semenov and the graduate school of Economics Ivan Sorokin. This was reported on the website of the University.

On 18 August it was reported about the death of two Russians in road accident in Surat Thani province, southern Thailand. On non-traffic light intersection in their car at high speed crashed into the truck. From strong blow the car has rejected on some metres.

Semyonov was in charge of the project and educational laboratory “Development of universities”, Institute of education, HSE. The University noted that the fall will be released his book on the transformations of higher education in the countries of the former USSR.

Information about the date, time and place of farewell will be published later.

In may of this year a traveler from Magadan and a resident of Thailand died after the accident on the island of Phuket. The scooter on which they were riding crashed into the mast transmission line. The victims later died in hospital.