He graduated from the Economics Department of Taras Shevchenko National University. He received a degree with specialization as “The Economist, instructor of political economy.” In 1991 he defended his Ph.D. dissertation on the specialty of Political Economy at the Specialized Council of Taras Shevchenko National University. In 2003 he defended his Professorial Disserttaion on the specialty of World Economy and International Economic Relations at the specialized council of Taras Shevchenko national University. In 2004 by the decision of the Certifying Board of the Ministry of Education of Ukraine he was awarded by the academic title of Professor. He has been teaching in ConcordiaUA since 2001. He has over 150 academic papers including monographs and textbooks.
He is an individual member of the American Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs – ACBSP.