Igumnova Ekaterina Aleksandrovna

Professor of the Department of Pedagogy, Head of the Research Laboratory of Environmental Education, Doctor of Pedagogy, Associate Professor, Honorary Worker of Higher Professional Education of the Russian Federation.


1985 – graduated with honors from the Chita State Pedagogical Institute. NG Chernyshevsky: natural-geographical faculty; qualification: teacher of biology-chemistry.

2013 – defended a dissertation for the degree of Doctor of Pedagogical Sciences on the topic: “Environmental education of schoolchildren in the regional educational space (natural science subject area)” in the dissertation council D 212.154.05 at the Federal State Budgetary Educational Institution of Higher Professional Education “Moscow Pedagogical State University”.

Sphere of scientific interests: Preparation of the future teacher as an active subject in the field of environmental education of schoolchildren in the regional educational space, the problem of fostering environmental culture and creative activity of students, modern educational technologies (technology of socially oriented projects, quest technology, technology of educational issues, etc.), phonopedagogy.

Scientific projects and grants

· 2010 – the topic of research work “Creative activity of the individual in the educational space of the university” (FGNU CITiS state registration No. 01201052261. Inv. No. 100204103534);

· 2011 – the topic of research work “Preparing students for pedagogical support of the process of socialization of the individual in the regional educational space”;

2012-2014 – R&D theme “Technology of social interaction as a factor in the development of regional educational space” (State assignment to the university of the RF Ministry of Education and Science, No. 6.2229.2011);

2012-2014 – Research topic “Problems of natural science education and teacher training in modern schools” (State assignment to the higher education institution of the Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation from project funds: No. 6.2266.2011);

· 2014 – the topic of research “The content and technologies of teacher training as a condition for the success of a student” (Grant No. 133-Gr ZabGU);

· 2016 – research topic “Didactic tools in an open educational space” (Grant No. 205-Gr ZabGU).


Author of more than 180 scientific and educational works, including 6 monographs, 6 textbooks with the UMO stamp on pedagogical education of the Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation, 22 articles in journals recommended by the Higher Attestation Commission of the Russian Federation.

Contact Information:

e-mail: igumnova1@mail.ru