1981-1986 higher education: Kazan state university, faculty of History, history and social studies
director of the Institute of International Relations, History and Oriental Studies, Head University / Institute of International Relations, History and Oriental Studies / директорат ИМО (main)
, speciality 07.00.02 - Russian History
, thesis title "Management of the state village of the Kazan province in the late 18th - first third of the 19th centuries.
He participated in the toponymic concept formation of Tatarstan, the creation of a regulatory framework in the field of the names of the republic geographical objects standardization
The Director of ANCO "Institute of Cultural Heritage" (since 2004)
The chairman of the Heraldic Council under the President of the Republic of Tatarstan (since 2006)
The chairman of the Council of the Department of the Russian Historical Society in Kazan (from 2013)
The executive Secretary of the International Scientific and Methodological Expert Council of the Republican Foundation for the Revival of Monuments of History and Culture of the Republic of Tatarstan
The member of the editorial board of the magazine "Islam in the modern world" (since December 2015)
The member of the National Committee of the International Council for the Preservation of Monuments and Sites (ICOMOS), Russia
The member of the Board of the State Committee of the Republic of Tatarstan on archival matters (since August 2016)
The Chief Editor of the scientific journal "Kazan Gazette of Young Scientists"