For President ran six candidates

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Six candidates nominated for President of the Russian Academy of Sciences, including former state Duma Deputy, former head of the Committee on science Valery Chereshnev, Deputy chief scientific Secretary, Presidium member of RAS Nikolay Dolgushin.

«As of June 19, nominated six candidates, four are registered,» said the Dolgushkin at the meeting of the education Committee in the state Duma.

He explained to journalists that the candidate Chereshnev, Chairman of the Ural branch of RAS from 1999 to 2008, was introduced on Monday.

The nominations for the post of head wounds will last until July 25. The election of the President scheduled for September 25.

«The process is. Is from whom to choose» — summed up the Dolgushkin.

The powers of Vladimir Fortov as President of the RAS has expired on March 27. The decree of the RF government on March 23, the acting head of the RAS was appointed Valery Kozlov.