Professor, doctor of geographical Sciences, excellence in education.
In 1965 graduated from geological-geographical faculty of the A. Gorky Kharkov state University. In 2006 he defended his doctoral thesis “socio-geographical basis of information for the development of socioecosystem”. From 1995 to 2010 – Dean of geological-geographical faculty; from 1995 to 2011 – head of the Department of hydrogeology.
Courses: “Mathematical statistics and processing of geological information”, “GIS in hydrogeology”
Direction of scientific activity – information geography, modeling and statistical methods for processing geo-information.
Author and co-author of over 90 publications, including three monographs.