Doctor of Technical Sciences, Professor, Head of Technological and Ecological Safety Department, Honorary Railway Worker.
Graduated from Northwestern Correspondence Polytechnic Institute, specialty — Electrical Machines — engineer-electrician. Since 1987 works in Leningrad Institute of Railway Engineers (now the PGUPS): Senior Engineer, Electrical Supervisor, Associate Professor, Professor, Head of Department, Deputy Vice-Rector, Vice-Rector for Scientific Affairs of the PGUPS.
PhD thesis theme — «Integrated Assessment of the Impact of New Environment Preservation Technologies on Geological Conditions». Has 200 scientific papers including 26 monographs and textbooks, 44 patents, 13 foreign publications.