Dr. Sci. (Econ.), Professor, Head of the Department of World Economics and International Business, University of Tyumen. Member of the editorial board of the journal "Bulletin of Economics and Management" (Ufa).
Scientific interests: regional meso-economic systems, problems of cooperative management, strategic, cross-cultural and international management. Expert on the regional economy. Leader of a study «Trading Policy in Russia» financed by American program JFDP in the University of Montana (USA), scientific research grant of the Canada International Development Agency and Center of Trading Policy and Law. Head of the Master Degree Program «International Business» (Major in Management).
Author of more than 100 scientific publications. The h-index in the Russian Science Citation Index – 8.