PhD in Social Science, University of Lapland (Finland). MA in International Relations, Webster University, Vienna (Austria). Specialist in International Relations, Kazan State University (Russia). BA in Jurisprudence, Kazan National Research Technical University (Russia).
I work as Assoc Prof at the School of Forest Sciences of the UEF on topics related to forest modelling, biomass production for energy, fast growing plantations and forest governance. In the past I have worked as Research Professor at the Norwegian Institute for Bioeconomy Research (Ås, Norway), department of Forest Production.
Academy Research Fellow