Evgeny Trofimov was born on June 5, 1946 in a small town of Novoselickoe, Stavropol Area.
Higher education: graduated from Stavropol State Pedagogical Institute (Diploma cum laude), Stavropol State Agrarian Institute, Academy of social science of the Central Committee of the CPSU (Diploma cum laude). Doctor on political science, Professor. After graduation from the Pedagogical Institute E. Trofimov worked as a teacher at a school for working youth, a rural high school.
From 1975: on organizational and party work in Stavropol region and Karachay Cherkessia
From 1983: in the Central Committee of the CPSU (Moscow), the head of Belarus and the Baltic States sector, Deputy Director for legislative initiatives and legal issues.
In 1991-1997: vice-president of “TV-inform” corporation.
In the following years took part in realization of social and political projects on federal level.
In 2000 during the election campaign he was the authorized representative of Vladimir Putin as a candidate for presidency of the Russian Federation.
In 2003-2007: State Duma Deputy of the Fourth convocation. Committee Chairman of the State Duma on business nationalities.
2008: Vice-Rector of RIAT for public relations.
2009: The first Vice-Rector of the Academy, responsible for international and public relations; management of regional educational structures (branches) of RIAT, finances and business operations of RIAT.
Having great experience in national problems solving, E.N. Trofimov actively used it for the development of the Russian International Academy for Tourism, strengthening its staff, improving the quality of experts (professionals) training, effective networking Academy with State and regional authorities and education. The initiator of the concept elaboration of the RIAT branches development. Member of Expert Board of the Council of the Federation of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation for Sports and Tourism. Member of the board.
Being Professor of the Department for general humanitarian subjects Evgeny Trofimov teaches students of the Academy within the custom-designed course “Tourism and special aspects of multinational Russia”. Author of 3 monographic researchworks and numerous articles on inter-ethnic relations, tourism development and its social component, organization of professional tourism education.
With E. Trofimov’s participation a number of Russian and International research and practical conferences were conducted, particularly International scientific and practical conference “Contemporary model of professional tourism education and its legislative facilitation” (May, 2010), Interregional scientific and practical conference “Problems of domestic and outbound tourism development in Moscow Region” (November, 2010), Moscow interregional scientific and practical conference “Youth and religion” (November, 2012) and others.
E.N. Trofimov has been awarded:
- Order of Honour
- Ivan Kalita Order (the highest award of Moscow region)
- Medal “For Labour Valour”
- Medal “In the memory of the 850th anniversary of Moscow”
- Certificate of appreciation of State Duma of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation
- Certificate of appreciation of the Council of the Federation of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation
- Certificate of appreciation of the Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation
- The Honorary Sign “Thank You” of the Governor of the Moscow Region.
Since March 4, 2013 Evegeny Trofimov has been Rector of the Russian International Academy for Tourism.
Married, has two children.