1997: M.Sc. Chemistry Department, Moscow State University, Moscow, Russia
2004 – Ph.D. thesis "Classical and non-classical transition metal hydrides in acid-base equilibriums" INEOS RAS, Moscow, Russia under supervision PhD N.Belkova
Member of international research group of INTAS 00-0176 3-year project "Proton-transfer reactions orchestrated by transition metal hydrides"
1999-2002: Post-graduate Student, INEOS RAS, Moscow, Russia
2002- present: researcher "Laboratory of Metal Hydrides"
Molecular spectroscopy of transition metal pi-complexes and hydrides, intermolecular interactions, hydrogen bonding and proton transfer
INTAS Postdoctoral Fellowship 04-83-2583, 2005-2007 “Proton transfer reactions in organometallic chemistry mediated by unconventional hydrogen bonded complexes”
Member of international research group in Research Training Network: Transition Metal Chemistry and Catalysis in Aqueous Media (AQUACHEM) Contract MRTN-CT-2003-503864.
Individual grants according the RFBR programme “Young Scientists of Russia” in 2002 and 2003.