Honored lawyer of the Russian Federation, head of the Department of administrative law and procedure of the Speransky faculty of law of the Russian presidential Academy of national economy and public administration (RANEPA), Doctor of law, Professor (Moscow).
He was born on August 12, 1940 in the village of Podgornaya in the quiet District of Krasnodar territory in a peasant family. After graduating from Podgornenskaya high school, he worked in the editorial offices of a number of local Newspapers as a literary employee, publishing poems, essays and correspondence.
From 1959 to 1962, he served in the Soviet Army. In 1962, V. A. Yusupov entered the faculty of law of Kazan state University. From the first year, he is involved in student research at the Department of state law and Soviet construction. Combining excellent studies with active research work under the guidance of the famous economist N. A. Volkov, V. A. Yusupov publishes the first articles in student scientific collections. In 1967, he became the winner of the all-Union competition of student works and was awarded a gold medal. In the same year, he entered the post-graduate school of Kazan University, where under the guidance of Professor N. A. Volkov, he works on the problem of combining industrial and territorial management of industry in the USSR. In 1970, V. A. Yusupov successfully defended his Cand. of Law degree thesis at the Institute of state and law of the USSR Academy of Sciences and began teaching administrative law at the faculty of law of Kazan University.
At the same time, he expands his research interests, exploring the role of law in the mechanism of public administration, develops ideas about the scientific principles of management, substantiates the theory of administrative contract. In 1976, the Kazan University publishing house published V. A. Yusupov’s monograph «Law and Soviet state administration», which was highly appreciated both in our country and abroad. In 1979, another of his monographs «Law enforcement activities of government bodies» was published in Moscow. In this book, for the first time in the literature in Law, the mechanism of applying the rules of administrative law in the course of making individual-specific state management decisions is studied. The same year at the LomonosovMoscow state University V. A. Yusupov defended his doctoral dissertation on the theoretical problems of administrative and legal regulation of managerial relations.
In 1980, under the leadership of V. A. Yusupov, the Department of administrative law and theory of public administration was established at the Ogarev Mordovian state University. Members of the Department have been researching legal problems of regional management for a number of years. During this period, V. A. Yusupov and his students published several scientific collections and articles on the management of regional socio-economic complexes. From 1981 to 1984, V. A. Yusupov worked as Vice-rector of the Mordovian University, contributing to the strengthening of scientific personnel in this institution. Students of Professor V. A. Yusupov in their dissertations and articles develop topical issues of regional management.
In 1984, V. A. Yusupov was elected head of the Department and Dean of the law faculty of Kaliningrad state University. Here he actively worked on the general theory of administrative law. In 1985, his most famous monograph «Theory of administrative law» was published in Moscow. This research marked the beginning of a new direction in science — the philosophy and sociology of administrative law. From 1987 to 1993, V. A. Yusupov worked at Volgograd state University, first as the head of the Department, and then as the Dean of the faculty of law. From 1993 to 2016, V. A. Yusupov is the rector of the Volgograd Institute of Economics, sociology and law.
- A. Yusupov has been actively researching the role of administrative law in the formation of the Russian Constitutional state in recent years. He pays special attention to the issues of administrative and legal support of human rights.
- A. Yusupov is an active organizer of administrative and legal research. On his initiative, a number of all-Russian conferences were held on the most topical issues of administrative and legal science.
Under the guidance of V. A. Yusupov, 25 candidate and doctoral theses were defended. He has published about 200 scientific papers. The most important of them are monographs:
Law and Soviet state administration. Kazan. Publishing house of Kazan University, 1976,
Law enforcement activities of government bodies. M.: «Yuridicheskaya literatura», 1979,
Theory of administrative law. M. «Yuridicheskaya literatura», 1985,
Philosophy and general theory of administrative law, Moscow, 2012,
Administrative and managerial law, Moscow, 2018.
Students of V. A. Yusupov work in law enforcement agencies, government agencies and other areas of state construction.
Currently, V. A. Yusupov works as a Professor at the Department of administrative law and process of the Russian presidential Academy of National Economy and Public Administration, and is the President of the Eurasian Academy of administrative Sciences.