Professor-Head of the Department of Methods of Sociological Research, Faculty of Sociology, VN Karazin Kharkiv National University, Candidate of Sociological Sciences
Director of the Center for Social and Humanitarian Studies of VN Karazin Kharkiv National University (http://sociosci.karazin.ua/main&lang=en).
Executive Director of the East Ukrainian Foundation for Social Research (http://fond.sociology.kharkov.ua/index.php/en/).
Member of the Sociological Association of Ukraine, Deputy Chairman of the Commission on Professional Ethics of the Sociologist (http://sau.in.ua/).
Since 1993 he has been implementing large-scale research projects in the field of electoral and socio-political research, evaluation of the effectiveness of the media, problems of quality of life, health, education, etc. He manages sociological research in Ukraine and the Kharkiv region, as well as participates in the implementation of many international projects.