Born September 1, 1970 to Mr.. Baku, Azerbaijan SSR.
. In 1991 - 93 was a Fellow of the Institute of mass political movements Russo-American University.
. In 1993 - 95 - Senior Fellow, Center for Current Politics in Russia (TSPKR).
. In 1995 he graduated from the Philosophy Faculty of Moscow State University
. M. V. University with degree in history and theory of political science. "
. In 1995 - 97 - Head of a research project TSPKR.
. From March 1997 to present - Director TSPKR.
. Since 1997 - head of the Center for Social and political information of the Institute of Social and Political Research (ISPR), RAS.
. Participated in the preparation of a number of scientific publications: "Russia: Party, . Association, . Unions, . clubs, . "One hundred party leaders of Russia" (short guide), . "Russia: on the eve of elections" (M., . Academia, . 1995), . "Russia: Power and Elections" (M., . Aviaizdat, . 1996), . "Social and socio-political situation in Russia in 1996" (M., . Republic, . 1997) and others,
. Published in the newspaper "Russian idea", "Literary Gazette," Interfax-Time "etc.