Far Eastern State University, Faculty of History and Law; postgraduate studies at Leningrad State University (1978).
Candidate of Historical Sciences (“Activities of the CPSU in the training and education of party and Soviet personnel during the period of developed socialism (1966–1971)”, 1978); Doctor of Historical Sciences (“Activities of the CPSU in the selection, training and education of party personnel in the Far East (1961–1986)”, 1990)
Place of work:
Head of the Department of Regional Studies, Vladivostok Institute of International Relations, Far Eastern Federal University.
Scientific and teaching activities:
1994–2001 — Head of the Department of Political Processes at the Vladivostok Institute of International Relations, Far Eastern State University.
Professor of the Department of Humanitarian Disciplines of the Vladivostok Branch of the Russian Customs Academy.
Membership in the editorial boards of scientific journals:
member of the editorial boards of the magazines “Asia-Pacific Region: Economics, Politics, Law”, “Young Internationalist”.