Master of Science , Leningrad State University, 1974; Doctor of Philosophy, Institute Biology Southern Seas, Sevastopol, 1982.
Junior researcher Institute Biology Southern Seas, Sevastopol, 1982-1983; researcher Institute Biology Burojat, br, Union of the Soviet Socialist Republics Academy Scis., Ulan-Ude, 1983-1985; senior researcher Institute Biology Southern Seas, Sevastopol, since 1985; head department St. Petersburg Humanitarian University, Ukraine, 1999—2002; Co-author, editor: Sevastopol Aquatory and Coast: Ecosystems Processes and Services for Human Society, 1999, Public Participation in Environmebtal Management, 1997; Problems of Sustainable Development of Coastal Cities, 2002, Mircoalgae of the Black Sea: Diversity, Conservation, Biotechnological Use, 2008; co-author: Bioenergetic of Hydrobionts, 1999, Invasive Aquatic Species of Europe Distribution , Impacts and Management, 2002, Fossil and Recent Biofilms. A Natural History of Life on Earth, 2003, The Comparative Roles of Suspension Feeders in Ecosystems, 2004, Biological Invasions in Aquatic and Terrestrial Ecosystems, 2004, Modern Paleontology: Classic and Newest Methods, 2005; Essays on the history of the Sevastopol Biological Station - Institute of Biology of the Southern Seas (1871-2011), 2012;Mollusks in the Black Sea changing ecosystem. In book: Biochemical and physiological adaptations of the Black Sea mollusks, 2013; contributor articles to professional jours.
Russian Hydrobiological Society, Chairman of the Crimean Branch since 2015 , Russia
Society for Protection Animals and Nature (chairman 1994?Co)
1992 - 2014
Ukrainian Hydroecol. Society (chairman Crimean branch 1991-2005)
1995 - 2005
Interational Society for Salt Lake Research, Board Member from 2014
World Association of Copepodologists
Spouse Elena Valentinovna Terioshina, November 17, 1976 (deceased February 2006).