Birth 1963. g. Salavat Bashkir ASSR.
In 1986. graduated in history from Moscow State University. M.V. University. Chief editor of information-analytical bulletin "Partinform".
1980-1981,. - Work on an electrical Salavat CHP.
1981-1986 he. - Student of history faculty of Moscow State University. M.V. University.
1986-1987 gg. - Graduate student of Moscow State University, Dept. of source studies, historiography and methods of historical research.
In 1990-1991. - Work at the Institute of Marxism-Leninism of the CPSU Central Committee (until July 1991. - Research assistant, then - senior researcher).
Since October 1991. - Fellow, Center for Applied Policy Research INDEM.
At the same time since August 1993. - Chief editor of the newsletter Partinform ", November 1994. - Chief Editor of the newsletter Partinform. Dossier on Korgunyuk JG