The Moscow University, Faculty of History (1970), Diploma.
Post graduate Education: 1979, PhD (Candidate of Historical Sciences), Diploma.
The Institute for International Economic and Political Studies RAS (1974)
«The Yugoslav system of self-government and the main directions of foreign policy of the SFRY (1949-1979)» (1979).
Senior Scientific Associate
The Institute for International Economic and Political Studies RAS (1970-1990) and in the Institute of Europe RAS (1990 - up to now).
Scope of scientific interests:
Foreign and domestic policies of the countries of Central and Eastern Europe and Russia, ethno-political conflicts in the Balkans and the former Soviet Union