Institute of Philosophy
Russian Academy of Sciences

  Tatiana S. Samarina
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Tatiana S. Samarina

Tatiana S. Samarina


 ORCID: 0000-0002-9888-0872 

 ResearcherID: V-5081-2018 

  Scopus Author ID: 57196041345

RSCI Author ID: 929915

  • Tver State University, Pedagogical Faculty, 2007; 
  • St. Tikhon's Orthodox University, Missionary Faculty, 2009; 
  • Moscow State Pedagogical University, The Institute of Philology and foreign languages, 2015; 
  • St. Tikhon's Orthodox University, postgraduate education, 2015.




  • PhD in Philosophy, Institute of Philosophy, Russian Academy of Sciences, 2016


Scientific interests

  • History of Religious Studies, Phenomenology of Religion, History of Religions, Regional Geography through Language



  • Research Fellow, Department of Philosophy of Religion, Institute of Philosophy, Russian Academy of Sciences, 2017 - present
  • Executive Editor of the journal «Philosophy of Religion: Analytic Researches», 2017 – present


Courses Taught

  • "German language". St.Tikhon's Orthodox University. 2013 – present.
  • "History of free thinking", "Dialogue of religious and non-religious worldviews", "Research seminar of the Department of Religious Studies". St.Tikhon's Orthodox University. 2010 - 2012.



Samarina T.S. Phenomenology, Noumenology and Post-Phenomenology of Religion. Moscow: IPh RAS, 2019. 296 p.



  • Samarina T.S. On Historiography of Phenomenology of Religion: Critical Essay. In St. Tikhon's University Review. Theology. Philosophy. Religious Studies. 2019. Iss. 82. P. 131‒141. DOI: 10.15382/sturI201982.131‒141.
  • Samarina T.S. Theory of Pandynamism in Phenomenology of Religion: The Categories of Strength, Will and Form. In Religiovedenie (Religious Studies). 2019. № 1. С. 114‒120. DOI: 10.22250/2072‒8662.2019.1.114‒120.
  • Samarina T.S.The phenomenology of religion of P. D. Chantepie de la Saussaye and C.P. Tiele: from theology to religious studies. In Theological Herald. 2019. Vol. 32. № 1. С. 67‒79. DOI: 10.31802/2500‒1450‒2019‒32‒67‒79. 
  • Samarina T.S. Phenomenology of the Sacred and Fiction: The Fantastic World of Algernon Blackwood. In Gosudarstvo, religiia, tserkov' v Rossii i za rubezhom. 2019. № 3. С. 217‒236. DOI: 10.22394/2073‒7203‒2019‒37‒3‒217‒236.
  • Samarina T. S. Philosophy and Theology in W. B. Kristensen’s Religious Concept. In Vestnik Ekaterinburgskoi dukhovnoi seminarii (Bulletin of the Ekaterinburg Theological Seminary). 2019.  № 2 (26). P. 57‒74. DOI: 10.24411/2224‒5391‒2019‒10202.
  • Samarina T.S. Eclectic Phenomenology of Religion: The Case of G. van der Leeuw. In Voprosy Filosophii. 2019. № 3. С. 77‒85. DOI: 10.31857/S004287440003867‒8.
  • Samarina T.S. Theologicity in the Phenomenology of Religion. In Christian reading. 2018. No. 6. P. 139-147 (DOI: 10.24411/1814-5574-2018-10136).
  • Samarina T.S.  The Role of Text and Context in the Development of the Science of Religion. [Review of: Arie L. Molendijk (2016) Friedrich Max Müller and the Sacred Books of the East. New York: Oxford University Press. - 230 p.] In State, Religion and Church in Russia and Worldwide. 2018. Vol. 36. No. 2. P. 354-363. (DOI:
  • Samarina T.S. Designer project of phenomenological understanding of religion: F. Max Mueller’s comparativism. In St. Tikhon's University Review. Theology. Philosophy. Religious Studies. 2018. Vol. 78. P. 121–131 (DOI: 10.15382/sturI201878.121-131).
  • Samarina T.S. Theory of Levels of Religiosity in Classical Phenomenology of Religion. In Study of Religion (Religiovedenie). 2018. Vol. 2. No. 2. P. 101-109 (DOI: 10.22250/2072-8662.2018.2.101-109).
  • Samarina T.S. Theological and Religious Research Project “Evangelische Katholizität” in the History of the Ecumenical Movement. In Christian reading. 2018. No. 1. P. 116-124 (DOI: 10.24411/1814-5574-2018-10009).
  • Samarina T.S. From the History of Islamic Studies: A.-M. Schimmel and Phenomenological Approach to Religion. In St. Tikhon's University Review. Theology. Philosophy. Religious Studies. 2017. Vol. № 3 (71). P. 89-103 (DOI: 10.15382/sturI201771.89-103).
  • Samarina T.S. The First Representation of the Concepts of Mystical Experience in Russian Historiography. In Philosophy of Religion: Analytic Researches. Vol. 1. No. 1. P. 139-147.
  • Samarina T.S. Phenomenology of Religion and Philosophical Phenomenology. In Problems of philosophy (Voprosy Filosofii), 2017. No.4. P. 61-71.
  • Samarina T.S. Friedrich Heiler’s Phenomenology of Religion. In Logos et Praxis (The Science Journal of Volgograd State University. Seria 7: Philosophy. Sociology and Social Technologies). 2016. No. 1 (31). P. 36-49.
  • Samarina T.S. Method of the classical phenomenology of religion in A.-M. Schimmel's researches. In Academic researches and conceptualisations of religion in XXI cent. Vol. 6. Vladimir, 2016. P. 144-146.
  • Samarina T.S. The influence K. Barth's theology on F. Heiler's phenomenology of religion // 2016. URL:
  • Samarina T.S. World of manifestations of religion in the phenomenological theories of Friedrich Heiler and Mircea Eliade In Genesis of Classical Theoretical Religious Studies. Moscow, 2015. P. 74-78.
  • Samarina T.S. Friedrich Heiler and the Psychology of Religion. In St. Tikhon's University Review. Theology. Philosophy. Religious Studies. 2014. Vol. № 4 (54). P. 83-96.
  • Samarina T.S. The term "prayer" as It Found in Friedrich Heiler’s works. In Svecha-2013. 2013. Vol. 25.  P. 101 - 113.
  • Samarina T.S. Principles of Methodology Guiding the Study of Religion as Found in the work of Friedrich Heiler. In St. Tikhon's University Review. Theology. Philosophy. 2013. Vol. 1 (45). P. 57-67.


Conference Presentations

  • "Phenomenology of Religion" in Alexander Men's works (XXVIII Annual theological Conference of St. Tikhon's University, Moscow, 2018).
  • “Evangelische Katholizität” in the History of Ecumenical Theology (Congress of Russian Religious Society, Moscow, 2017).
  • Algernon Blackwood and His Search of Sacred Space (National Scientific Conference "Religion and Fantastic Fiction", Center for the Study of Religions at RSUH, Moscow, 2017).
  • Types of religiosity as Found in Friedrich Heiler’s works (International Scientific and Practical Conference "Religion and History", Section "Phenomenology of Religion", Minsk, Belarus, 2017).
  • Method of the classical Phenomenology of Religion in A.-M. Schimmel's researches (The Third Congress of Russian Scholars of Religion "Academic researches and conceptualisations of religion in XXI cent.", Section "History of the foreign Religious Studies", Vladimir, 2016).
  • World of manifestations of religion in the phenomenological theories of Friedrich Heiler and Mircea Eliade (National Conference "Genesis of Classical Theoretical Religious Studies in the XIX-first half of the XX century", Vladimir, 2015).
  • The term "prayer" as It Found in Friedrich Heiler’s works (International Conference "Religion and Religiosity in local and global Dimensions", Vladimir, 2013).
  • Reflection of M. Eliade's Political Views in his Ideas about Religious Studies (XXI  Annual theological Conference of St. Tikhon's University, Moscow, 2011).