Born in 1966 in Kharkiv.
School of Economics at the Kharkiv State (National) University (Kharkiv, Ukraine) (1989).
Summer Course on Human Rights – School of Human Rights Research, Faculty of Law, Utrecht University, The Netherlands (2001).
PhD in sociology (Candidate of Social Science) (1997), Honorable Economics of Ukraine (2012). I am an author more than 90 publishing and a civil servant of 3rd rank.
Structural deformation of the economic and social policy; Main problems with the national models of social policy implementation; The issue of income polarization; Ineffectiveness of state transfer policy; Failure of pension reform in Ukraine; Social protection programmers in Ukraine; Regulations of labour market; Gender issues.
Experience as a civil servant in the Government’s employ:
Civil servant of 3d rank. Total experience 12 years. The Head of Social Policy Department (since 2010), Principal Consultant of the Civil Society and Social Relationships Department (since 2003) National Institute for Strategic Studies.
Experience as a Research Fellow:
Senior Researcher (1995-2001) , Researcher (1989-1995) School of Sociology, Karazin Kharkiv National University, School of Sociology (1997-2003).
Associate Professor, School of Sociology, Karazin Kharkiv National University, School of Sociology (1997-2003).