in 1991, graduated from the philosophy-economy department of the Lenin Tashkent State University; major – philosophy. In 1997, he graduated from the postgraduate school of the Muminov Institute of Philosophy and Law at the Academy of Sciences of the Republic of Uzbekistan; PhD. Since 1998, senior research fellow, then head of foreign policy analysis sector of the Institute of strategic and interregional studies at the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan. Since 2000, assistant professor of the international relations department of the Abylai Khan University of International Relations and World Languages. Since 2002, professor of the department of social sciences of Kazakstan-German University. He has over 60 publications on military and political aspects of security in Central Asia; theory of international relations; theory of international security; modern French philosophy; logics, methodology and philosophy of science.