1988 – An engineer. 1991 – A junior researcher. 1997 – A senior researcher. 2003 to present time – the leading researcher, Laboratory of Alkanotrophic Microorganisms, Institute of Ecology and Genetics of Microorganisms, Ural Branch, Russian Academy of Sciences (UB RAS).
2005 - A reader, Chair of Microbiology and Immunology, Perm State University.
1997 – PhD. Antibiotic Sensitivity of Alkanotrophic Rhodococci and Possible Ways of Formation of Non-specific Antibiotic Resistance.
2006 - The doctoral thesis. Biosurfactants of the Genus Rhodococcus Actinobacteria: Induced Properties and Applications.
Actinobacteria, bioremediation, antibiotic resistance, adhesion, mathematical modeling of biological processes.
Scientific societies and academies:
Interregional Russian Microbiological Society, Federation of European Microbiological Societies (FEMS), Delft, Holland.
Awards - premium, scientific ranks:
Demidov Young Scientists’ Award (1997). A prize of the RF government in the field of science and technology in 2008 (RF Government decision of 10 March 2009, # 221).
Number of the scientific articles: 155 in Russian and international peer-reviewed journals.