Vladimir Moiseevich Grusman, who headed the Russian Museum of Ethnography for 20 years, leaves the director’s position. The museum achievements of past years are inseparably linked with his name.
The Russian Museum of Ethnography cordially thanks V. M. Grusman and continues to develop further.
Yulia Arkadievna Kupina, the Ph.D. in History is appointed the new director of the Russian Museum of Ethnography. Her professional skills and experience of previous employment as the Deputy Director at the Peter the Great Museum of Anthropology and Ethnology of the Russian Academy of Science will help to move museum at the qualitatively new level.
According to agreement of the parties, V.M. Grusman will continue to work at the Russian Museum of Ethnography in new position.