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Olga Sazhina,
PhD Candidate

Olga Sazhina, PhD Candidate

OFFICE B2-P-03
PHONE 2948 8615
EMAIL osazhina@s.eduhk.hk

Olga Sazhina is PhD Candidate at the Department of Asian and Policy Studies, at The Education University of Hong Kong (EdUHK), where she has been assigned to the research centre – Centre for Greater China Studies. Before joining EdUHK she was working as a correspondent and continued her path in marketing, logistics and banking. Simultaneously, Olga attended Graduate School courses for PhD students at Lomonosov Moscow State University from 2010 to 2013 and annually presented at the International scientific conferences of students, graduate students and young scientists in Moscow from 2011 till today. Her research and teaching interests focus on comparative studies, social policy, comparative public policy across Russia and Asia.

Her first publications/conference presentations are mainly focused on decision-making and management discourse smoothly rolling to the areas of social dialogue and comparative public policy in Russia and China. Her publications include social protection for the near poor, poverty prevention and social practices on poverty reduction in Russia and China.

Olga Sazhina serves as a teaching assistant/tutor at the Department of Asian and Policy Studies for the course Comparative Social Policy in Asia (BA). She was awarded the Research Postgraduate Studentship (RPGS) for her study at the EdUHK, she also was a recipient of the Outbound Learning Scholarship 2017/18 provided by the FLASS for her study visit to the University of Houston, Political Science department during the fall of 2018. She has served as Research Assistant at the APS and IELL departments of EdUHK.

Born in the USSR, Olga Sazhina graduated from one of the top Russian universities, Lomonosov Moscow State University, when she received her degree in 2010 and finished Graduate School courses in 2013. She holds Russian citizenship.

Read more at https://olgasazhina.wordpress.com/

  • PhD Candidate (Education University of Hong Kong)
  • MA (Lomonosov Moscow State University)
  • Social Policy
  • Anti-poverty
  • Public Relations
  • Comparative Public Policy
  • Governance
  • Social Studies
  • Financial Literacy
  • GCS4004 Comparative Social Policy in Asia – Teaching Assistant
  • GCS3010 Education and Society in Greater China – Teaching Assistant
  • GCS4004 Comparative Social Policy in Greater China – Course Tutor

Articles:

Li, B., Sazhina O. (2018). Inequality Confounding Migrants to Access Compulsory Education: An Empirical Study on Implementation of Household Registration Policy in Beijing, China. Sociology Insights, 1(2). Retrieved from http://sciaeon.org/articles/Inequality-Confounding-Migrants-to-Access-Compulsory-Education-An-Empirical-Study-on-Implementation-of-Household-Registration-Policy-in-Beijing-China.pdf

Sazhina, O. (2015). The dialogue in the social management system in Russia. Investment and Innovation Management Journal, 4, 19-26. Retrieved from http://investment-management.susu.ru/arc-files/

Sazhina, O. (2013). Modern forms of education management: The phenomenon of Festivals of Science in Russia. Bulletin of the Russian philosophical society, 1(65), 33-36. Retrieved from http://www.globalistika.ru/vestnik/vestnik_65.pdf

 

Conference Presentations:

Sazhina, O. (2018). Social Protection for the Near Poor: Stratification and Inequality in Russia and China. The 20th Annual Conference of Hong Kong Sociological Association.

Sazhina, O. (2018). Social Protection for the Poor: Who is Missing? The Case Study of Moscow. XXII IRSPM Annual Conference 2018.

Sazhina, O. (2018). Social Policies, Social Practices and Poverty Prevention in Contemporary Moscow (the Russian Federation). International scientific conference of students, graduate students and young scientists “Lomonosov-2018”.

Sazhina, O. (2017). Russian and Chinese social practices on reduction of a proportion of near poor among working age population. International scientific conference of students, graduate students and young scientists “Lomonosov-2017”. Published abstracts: https://lomonosov-msu.ru/archive/Lomonosov_2017/data/10813/uid12683_report.pdf

Sazhina, O. (2016). Hong Kong Work on Poverty Alleviation: An Analytical Review on Practitioners’ Opinions. International Postgraduate Roundtable and Research Forum cum Summer School 2016 (IPRRFSS 2016).

Sazhina, O. (2016). “Social dialogue” as a form of interaction between government and citizens. International scientific conference of students, graduate students and young scientists “Lomonosov-2016”. Published abstracts: https://lomonosov-msu.ru/archive/Lomonosov_2016/data/8511/uid12683_report.pdf

Sazhina, O. (2015). Interaction with the authorities: communication strategy of decision-making. Electronic publishing “International scientific conference of students, graduate students and young scientists “Lomonosov-2015”. Published abstracts: https://lomonosov-msu.ru/archive/Lomonosov_2015/data/6994/uid12683_report.pdf