Read Jewish History at the Institute of African and Asian Countries, Lomonosov Moscow State University (BA, 2008; MA, 2010).
Started writing his PhD thesis on the identity of the Church of England at the Department of the Philosophy of Religion and Religious Studies, the Faculty of Philosophy of Lomonosov Moscow State Universty, but later moved to the Department of Church History at the Faculty of History of the same university. The thesis, entitled 'The problem of the Church of England's self-identification in historical perspective', was approved by the Department in December 2016. The thesis defense is due in Autumn 2017.
A member of the Free Historical Society (Russia) since January 2016,
A former C of E, he is the first and only non-British member of the Ordinariate of Our Lady of Walsingham and a member of the Anglicanorum Coetibus Society. He has been serving as secretary to the Coordinating Board of Una Voce Russia, a member of the International Federation Una Voce, since 2015.