Dr. Sci. (Philos.), Professor, Head of the Department of Cultural Studies, Siberian Federal University (Krasnoyarsk, Russia).
Lead editor of the Journal "Siberian Federal University. Humanities & Social Sciences". Editor-in-Chief of scientific journals "Northern Archives and Expeditions" and "Siberian Journal of Anthropology".
Well-known Russian scientist, specialist in Siberian researches, including the fields of ethnology and social anthropology. The author of more than 230 published scientific papers, including 37 monographs and 3 study guides. She prepared 18 candidates of sciences. Chairman of the joint dissertation council D 999.029.02 of the Siberian Federal University and Tuvan State University. Member of dissertation councils D 212.299.04 at the Transbaikal State University and D 212.099.17 at the Siberian Federal University.