Irina Alexandrovna Shmeleva (Russian: Ири́на Алекса́ндровна Шмелева) is an environmental psychologist, formerly Professor of the School of International Relations of St. Petersburg State University. Dr Shmeleva has authored several books on the psychology of ecological consciousness, sustainable development, sustainable urban development, cross-cultural psychology and numerous papers on international environmental policy, international relations, and environmental discourse.
Dr Shmeleva is a Director of the Institute of Sustainable Development based in St Petersburg. She has held Visiting Professorships at:
- Charles University of Prague (Czech Republic) http://www.cuni.cz/UKENG-1.html
- Stockholm University (Sweden) http://www.su.se/english/
- University of Fribourg (Switzerland) http://www.unifr.ch/home/welcomeE.php
- University of Osnabrük (Germany) http://www.uni-osnabrueck.de/standard_en/
- Free University of Berlin (Germany) http://www.fu-berlin.de/en/index.html
In 2005, Ass. Prof., Dr. Shmeleva co-organized an International Conference "Globalization, New Economy and the Environment. Business and Society Challenges for Sustainable Development", held at St Petersburg State University (http://www.spbu.ru/)
In 2005-2006, Dr. Shmeleva collaborated with Dr. Stanislav Edward Shmelev http://www.geog.ox.ac.uk/staff/sshmelev.html on the series of interdisciplinary international workshops focused on the subject of sustainable cities.
- Shmelev S. E. and Shmeleva I.A. (eds) (2012) "Sustainability Analysis: an Interdsciplinary Approach", Palgrave, UK (http://www.palgrave.com/products/title.aspx?pid=539023)
- Shmeleva I.A.(2010) "Introduction to Psychology", 2nd Edition (http://www.ozon.ru/context/detail/id/5081219/)
- Shmeleva I.A. (2006) "Psychology of Ecological Consciousness", St Petersburg University Press (http://www.ozon.ru/context/detail/id/3843498/)
- Shmeleva I.A. and Pochebut L. (eds) (2005) "Cross-Cultural Psychology. Urgent Problems", St Petersburg University Press (http://www.ozon.ru/context/detail/id/2907844/)
- Shmeleva I.A. and Shmelev S.E. (eds) (2007) "Sustainable Urban Development. Interdisciplinary Approach". St Petersburg University Press.
Additional papers in peer-reviewed journals could be viewed following the link: http://independent.academia.edu/IrinaShmeleva