Perspective Organizational Forms of Scientific Research in Russia

The article analyzes existing and currently developing government approaches to improvement of workforce situation in Russian science and to creation of competitive organizational forms for work of research groups. Two major forms of support at the level of research groups are analyzed - research-educational centres and project which is under development and is dealing with establishment of 1000 new laboratories. Problems related to implementation of current approaches are identified, and mechanism to select and support new laboratories is suggested.

Keywords: scientific staff, research-educational centres, laboratories, grants, government policy, instruments, research and development