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Elvira V. Strakhovich

Associate Professor, Information Technologies in Management Department





  • SAP Certified Business Associate with SAP ERP 6.0, SAP, Certificate ID: 0009686191, July, 2012
  • TERP 10 SAP ERP - Integration of Business Processes, Saint-Petersburg State Polytechnical University, Certificate ID: 1740/12, July, 2012
  • Managing IT Projects, School of Business, the George Washington University, August, 2008
  • Project Leadership, Management and Communications, School of Business, the George Washington University, August, 2008
  • Candidate of Science (Physics & Mathematics), SPIIRAS, 1990
  • Specialist Degree in Mathematics, Leningrad State University, 1980 



  • Project Management
  • IT Management
  • Knowledge Management
  • IT in education



Papers in Academic & Professional Journals

  1. Business models evolution in a context of multi-sited platforms use for micro-enterprises // Upravlenets, 2017, №4(68), с. 53-60 (with Serola L.S., Churakova I.Yu.)
  2. Blended learning experience in business school // Informatika and education. 2016. № 4 (273) 
  3. Gestalt Principles of Creating Learning Business Ontologies for Knowledge Codification // Knowledge Management Research and Practice, 2015, 13(4) (with I. Leshceva, T. Gavrilova).
  4. The Usage of Visual Conceptual Models in Teaching // Vestnik (Herald) of St. Petersburg University. Management Series. 2011. Issue 1. P. 124-150 (with I. Leshceva, T. Gavrilova).
  5. Two-Component Parsing Model and Its Implementation // Journal of Computer and Systems Sciences International. 1997. No. 5. P. 48-52.


Chapters in Books and Collections of Essays


  1. Project Management Basics. St. Petersburg: GSOM Publishing, 2010, 2011 (with I. Leshceva)
  2. Information technologies in management: base course. St. Petersburg: GSOM Publishing, 2014. (with K.Zhukova & I.Leshcheva)


Chapters in Books and Collections of Essays

  1. How students-managers use design thinking to collect IT-project requirements// 15th International Conference on Cognition and Exploratory Learning in Digital Age (CELDA 2018)
  2. Students' motivation in blended learning environment: practical experience // E-Learn: World Conference on E-Learning in Corporate, Government, Healthcare, and Higher Education, 2016
  3. Evaluating сourse content and student performance via lightweight ontologies // Proceedings of the European Conference on Knowledge Management, ECKM, 2016. 
  4. An experience in the blended learning in the course aimed at the development of IT competence // International Conference on Information Technology Based Higher Education and Training, ITHET, 2015, Publisher: IEEE, DOI: 10.1109/ITHET.2015.7218019
  5. Cognitive Aspects of Educational Ontologies Design // New Trends in Software Methodologies, Tools and Techniques. Proceedings of the Tenth SoMet_11. IOS Press, 2011 (with T. Gavrilova).
  6. Ontologies usage in the Course “IT Project Management” // Sustainable Development of Russian Regions: Man & Modernization. Proceeding of the 8th International Research Conference on the Issues of Economic Development in Modern Society. Ekaterinburg, USU Publishing, 2011.
  7. Ontologies for Project Management Teaching // The 18th International Conference on Computers in Education. Universiti Putra Malaysia, Malaysia, 2010 (with T. Gavrilova, I. Leshceva).
  8. Ontologies Development for IT Project Risk Management Teaching // Semhe’10: The Second International Workshop on Semantic Web Applications in Higher Education. University of Southampton, Southampton, UK, 2010 (with T. Gavrilova, I. Leshceva).



  • Member of Educational Programs Committee, Graduate School of Management, since 2018
  • Member of the independent expert commission for assessing the results of self-examination of St. Petersburg State University in terms of the implementation of basic educational programs (2018)
  • Project/Program Manager In ZAO Motorola, 1996-2009
  • IT Project Management Trainer in IT-Companies, 2010-2015
  • Member of Asia-Pacific Society for Computers in Education (APSCE), 2010-2017
  • Member of Project Management Institute (PMI), since 2012
  • Member of IEEE Association, since 2012
  • Association for the Advancement of Computing in Education (AACE), since 2016


  • IT Project Management (Bachelor Program)
  • Corporate Information Systems (Bachelor Program)
  • Information technologies in Human Resource management (Bachelor Program)
  • Project Management (Master Program)
  • Big Data Project Management (Master Program)
  • Managing Government Information Technology (Master Program)