Hieromonk Ioann (Kopeikin)
Assistant Rector of the Ss Cyril and Methodius School of Post-Graduate and Doctoral Studies
Tel:/Fax: +7 495 721 80 32 (School)
Tel:/Fax: +7 495 952 48 49 (DECR)
Father Ioann (Kopeikin) was born on October 26, 1986, in Moscow.
He graduated from the Orthodox Theological College in 2007, Moscow Theological Seminary in 2010, University of Fribourg, Switzerland, in 2012, and the MA Course of the Ss Cyril and Methodius School of Post-Graduate and Doctoral Studies in 2012.
Master of Theology (2012).
On 28 March 2010, he was tonsured by Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk.
On 29 March 2010, he was ordained deacon by Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk.
On 29 November 2010, he was assigned to the Church of Our Lady the Joy to All the Afflicted-at-Bolshaya-Ordynka, Moscow, by a decree of His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia.
Since 2009 – a staff member of the Department for External Church Relations.
Since 2012 – a doctoral candidate at the University of Fribourg, Switzerland.
Since 2012 – assistant rector of the School of Post-Graduate and Doctoral Studies for international cooperation, head of the MA course, and acting secretary of the commission for students exchanges.