Candidat Science in geolog and paleontology, Russian Academy of Science, 1979—1999. Doctor of Science in geology and paleontology, Russian Academy of Sciences, 1999—2004.
Researcher Institute Geology and Geochemistry, Ekaterinburg, Russia, 1975—1990, lead researcher, since 1990.
Member of All-Russian Paleontologic Society (life).
Married Elena P. Khadarinova, April 5, 1953. 1 child Eugenia E.