Research Fellow of the Cambridge Central Asia Forum and a researcher at Centre of Development Studies, University of Cambridge, UK. Author of a number of scientific and op-ed publications, including Science as a Natural Resource of Development, Irreplaceable Instrument of a Countrys Modernisation and a Global Project, On the Eurasian Idea and National States, The Great Game and EAEU Creation, Blood and Sweat. Victory Day, The Kazakhs: Children of the Steppes (co-author). Executive producer of documentary Murder by Proxy or How America went Postal. The title of the PhD thesis submitted at Cambridge is as follows: Science and Social Policy: Underpinning of Soviet Industrial Paradigms.