Born 18 October 1978 in Tyumen, Russia.
19952003 Studied Law at the University of Tyumen, PhD in Law.
20032012 Occupied various positions (Department Head, Deputy Director of the Institute of State and Law, Vice-Rector for Additional Education, Director of the Institute of Law, Economics, and Management) at the University of Tyumen.
20122020 Rector of the University of Tyumen.
20062013 Member of the Tyumen Region Election Commission with a casting vote.
20092011 Chairman of the Tyumen Region Council of Young Scholars and Specialists.
20132016 Deputy of the Tyumen City Duma, Chairman of the Standing Commission for Urban Development and Land Use.
20162020 Deputy of the Tyumen Regional Duma, Chairman of the Committee on Social Policy.
20152020 Council of University Rectors of Tyumen Region.
21 January 2020 Appointed Minister of Science and Higher Education by the President of the Russian Federation.
Awards and Honours:
Certificate of Honour from the Ministry of Education of the Russian Federation (2003); Tyumen Regional Duma Honorary Badge (2009); Certificate of Honour from the Governor of Tyumen Region (2013); Diploma from the State Duma of the Federal Assembly of Russian Federation (2014); Certificate of Appreciation from the Presidential Plenipotentiary Envoy to the Ural Federal District (2015); Certificate of Appreciation from the Chairman of the Federation Council of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation (2017).