Medina will remain the doctor of historical Sciences. Generalization
The Presidium of the HAC rejected the claims to the doctoral dissertation of the Minister, despite the contrary recommendations of historians
Moscow. 20 Oct. INTERFAX.RU — the Presidium of the Higher attestation Commission (HAC) under the Ministry of education and science of the Russian Federation on Friday rejected claims the doctoral thesis of the head of the Ministry of culture Vladimir Medinsky.
The decision was taken by majority of votes, have informed “Interfax” in the press service of the Ministry of education.
According to one of participants of meeting, 14 people voted in favor of Medina, 6 — against him.
Thus, the HAC ultimately recommended that the Ministry of education and science of the Russian Federation to leave the head of the Ministry of culture doctorate in history.
The Ministry of education has already reacted to the resolution of the WAC.
The Minister of education and science Olga Vasilyeva told reporters that he is “very happy” that lasted a year, the application process of deprivation of Medina extent ended.
According to the head of the Ministry of education within two weeks will be issued an order of the Department based on the recommendation of the WAC, which would put an end to the question of degree.
“Deep knowledge” and “clear answers”
Medinsky arrived at the HAC meeting in person to respond to the claims of their opponents. According to Vasilyeva, who is herself a historian, answers colleagues in the Cabinet were “correct and clear” that confirms “it is not just the authorship of this man, and deep knowledge” of the subject.
Vasilyev said that after the answers of Medina “some members of the Bureau have changed their opinion.” She also thanked Medina for the fact that he answered questions “within one and a half hours.”
The Medina itself after a meeting of the Presidium told reporters that he plans to publish selected passages from his thesis as a monograph, along with the review. Two hours later, after consideration of his case to the HAC, the Minister opened a meeting in the Ministry of culture on the development of the Museum. Ivan Aivazovsky in Feodosia.
Like it or not
Assistant to the President of the Russian Federation Andrey Fursenko has declared “to Interfax” that the legal procedure for the analysis of the application of deprivation of degree, of Medina passed from beginning to end, and the decision taken under this procedure should be adopted.
On this issue was held the entire statutory procedure under which a decision is made. So like it or not, it is necessary to agree.Andrew Parsecomment of the President of the Russian Federation
Meanwhile, in the network community “Discerned” the verdict of the HAC criticized.