Sergey Udartsev

Sergey Udartsev

Udartsev Sergey Fedorovich was born on August 28, 1951 in Ob village located in Novosibirsk region of RSFSR (Russian Soviet Federative Socialist Republic) in the family of a military serviceman. He is Doctor of Juridical Science (since 1992), and Professor in Law (since1994).

The core areas of scientific research

  • theory and philosophy of law and state;
  • global trends of the evolution of political and legal systems;
  • state, law and space activity;
  • issues of metalaw;
  • the history of ideas regarding to a space state and the formation of the space state;
  • the issues arisen from the formation of the rule of law and a strong state;
  • legal policy, development of constitutional law and constitutional supervision;
  • the history of political and legal teachings and the modern age;
  • the history of legal sciences.


He graduated the Law Faculty in 1973. In 1976 he completed his post-graduate studies in Kazakh State University named after S.M. Kirov in Alma-Aty city (at the present – Kazakh National University named after Al-Farabi,Almaty city). Then, he finished PhD programme in the Centre of State and Law of Russian Academy of Administration attached to the President of the Russian Federation (1992, Moscow).

As a representative of a group of the judges of the Supreme Courts and Constitutional Courts of Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan he studied the US court system in several states in 1994.

He constantly improved his qualification, got internship in Universities, scientific and judicial institutions. He did a number of internships, participated in seminars, conferences in Russia, the U.S., Bulgaria, Hungary, the UK, France, and Finland.


a) academic

Since 1976 he taught in a number of leading Universities of Kazakhstan: KazSU (KazNU), Kazakh University of Manangement, Economics and Prediction (KIMEP), Kazakh State Law Institute (KazSLI, later — University, KAZGUU, at the present — M.S. Narikbaev “KAZGUU University” ), Academy of Law – «Edilet» High School of Law.

From 1999 to 2006 – Academic vice-president of Academy of Law – “Edilet” High School of law.

From 2006 to 2007 – Academic vice-rector and Professor at the Department of Theory and History of State and Law in KAZGUU.

From 2007 to 2009 –Rector of KAZGUU.

From 2009 to 2017 – The Adviser of the President of KAZGUU, Director of SRI of Policy and Constirurtion Law.

Since 2017 – The Supervisor of research projects regarding to the issues of legal policy, constitutional law, and state administration, the editor-in-chief of “Law ans State” Journal at M.S. Narikbaev “KAZGUU University”.

b) expertise

He acted as an expert of two programmes regarding to legal reforms and education at Soros-Kazakhstan Fund (1996–2001).

From 2000 to 2004 – the chairperson of Expert Council regarding to legal sciences of the Higher Committee on Promotions of Kazakhstan.

From 2006 to 2007– the member of Chamber of Public Experts (further renamed as Public Chamber) as a part of the Mazhilis of the Kazakh Parliament.

From 2007 to 2011 – the chairperson, but from 2012 to 2016 — the first deputy of the chairperson, and from 2017 – the chairperson of Expert Advisory Board of Presedencial Commission on Human Rights.

From 2009 to 2011 – the expert of the Institute of scientific expertise and analysis at KAZGUU. Since 2011 – the member of Scientific Advisory Board of Assembly of the Peoples of Kazakhstan.

Since 2013 – the member of Scientific Advisory Board at RK Supreme Court. (since 2013) and RK Constitutional Council (since 2018).

He has often been invited as an expert of RK Constitutional Council to give a speech on conclusions at the Council meetings within 2005-2019.

c) other things

He was elected as a judge of RK Constitutional Court at the meeting of RK Supreme Council and worked as a judge within 1992-1995.

From 1998to 1999 – the Head of Legal Devision, the Head of Legal Department, then the Director of the Legal Department of “Kazatomprom” National Atomic Company.

He is an academician in the Academy of Social Science (since 1998 г.) and in the Academy of Legal Science (since 2004) of the Republic of Kazakhstan. He is an honorable lawyer of Kazakhstan (in 2015).

He is the author of more than 400 scientific works including articles regarding to the topic about space:

  • Udartsev S.F. Metapravo i pravoponimanie (o transformacii pravoponimanija na novom urovne pravovogo razvitija) // Nauchnye trudy «Әdilet». № 1 (7), 2000. – S. 22-41.
  • Udartsev S.F. O nekotoryh tendencijah global’noj jevoljucii gosudarstva i prava. Karaganda: Bolashak Baspa, 2004. – 52 s.
  • Udartsev S.F. Istorija politicheskih i pravovyh uchenij. Drevnij Vostok: Akademicheskij kurs. SPb.: Izdatel’skij Dom Sankt-Peterburgskogo. Gos. Un-ta, Izdatel’stvo juridicheskogo fakul’teta SPbGU, 2007. – 664 s.
  • Udartsev S.F. Ideja kosmicheskogo gosudarstva v istorii politicheskoj mysli // Pravo i politika, № 8, 2012. – S. 1386-1398. Na Internet-sajte: (04.01.2016)
  • Udartsev S.F. Gosudarstvennost’ v uslovijah globalizacii: krizisnye javlenija, adaptacionnaja transformacija i razvitie // Pravo i gosudarstvo, 2013, № 4 (61). Tema nomera: «Vyzovy HHI veka». – S. 18-23. Na sajte zhurnala:
  • Udartsev S.F. Cosmic state: the forming and development of the idea in the history of thought // SENTENTIA. European Journal of Humanities and Social Sciences. — 2014. – № 1. – С.37-50. DOI: 10.7256/1339-3057.2014.1.11412. Или: Udartsev S.F. Сosmic state: the forming and development of the idea in the history of thought // Право и политика. — 2014. – № 4. – С.548-561. DOI: 10.7256/1811-9018.2014.4.11415.
  • Udartsev S.F. Konstitucija i jevoljucija obwestva (voprosy teorii i filosofii prava). – SPb.: Universitetskij izdatel’skij konsorcium, 2015. – 388 s.
  • Udartsev S.F. Gosudarstvo, pravo i kosmicheskaja dejatel’nost’ // Sociologija prava: kurs lekcij: v 2 t. T. 2. / Otvet. red. M.N. Marchenko. M.: Prospekt, 2015. – 344 s. – S. 307-338.
  • Udartsev S.F. Pravo i kosmicheskaja dejatel’nost’. Metapravo // «Razvitie juridicheskih nauk: problemy i perspektivy». Materialy mezhdunarodnoj nauchno-prakticheskoj konferencii / otv. red. O.E. Kalpinskaja, V.F. Prokof’ev. – Novgorodskij gos. un-tet im. JAroslava Mudrogo, Velikij Novgorod, 2015. – 372 s. – 346-350.
  • Udartsev S.F. Mezhdunarodnoe i vnutrigosudarstvennoe pravo v kontekste global’nyh tendencij jevoljucii prava // Vzaimodejstvie nacional’nogo i mezhdunarodnogo prava. Materialy kruglogo stola. Universitet KAZGJUU, 15 maja 2015 g. Astana: TOO «KazGJUU Konsalting», 2016. – 152 s. – S. 54-74.
  • Udartsev Sergej. Filosofija prava anarhizma. Nauchnoe izdanie. Saarbrücken, Deutschland / Saarbrjukken, Germanija: Palmarium Academic Publishing, 2016. – 171 s.
  • Udartsev S.F. Sil’noe pravovoe gosudarstvo i novye vyzovy bezopasnosti: voprosy teorii // Pravo i gosudarstvo. 2018. № 1-2 (78-79). – S. 4-22. Na sajte zhurnala:
  • Udartsev S.F. Verhovenstvo prava, problemy sovremennogo pravoponimanija i obespechenie zawity konstitucii // Uchenyj. Politik. Prosvetitel’: Sb. nauch. trudov k 60-letiju akademika Akmalja Holmatovicha Saidova. Tashkent: Izd-vo zhurnala «San,at», 2018. – 356 s. – S. 99-153.

There are many other ones.

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