Мазаник Максим Николаевич

Мaksim N. Mazanik

Candidate of Sociology, Associate Professor

Department of Social Communication

Kalvaryiskaia str. 9, room 433 Minsk Republic of Belarus 220004

Tel.: (+375-17) 259-70-39; e-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


I graduated from the Department of Sociology, Belarusian State University, in 1996 and continued with doctoral studies at the Faculty of Philosophy and Economics, Belarusian State University.

In 1999 I started lecturing at the Department of Social Communication (formerly, Information and Communication) at Belarusian State University.

In 2002, I defended my thesis titled "The Problem of Human in the Psychoanalytical Sociology of Erich Fromm."

Since 2007, I am Assistant Professor at the Department of Social Communication, BSU. I have authored and co-authored more than 80 scientific publications.


I have developed and taught the following disciplines:

  • Methodology and Methods of Communication Research
  • Theory of Sociology
  • Contemporary Social Theory
  • Conflict Studies

Research Interests:

  • Methodology of Social Research
  • Theory and History of the Social Sciences
  • Conflict Studies