1995: MSc in Applied Mathemtics, Lobachevsky State University of Nizhni Novgorod, Russia  
Research and teaching assistant, Applied Probability Group, Lobachevsky State University of Nizhni Novgorod
1999-2002: PhD student, EURANDOM, Eindhoven, The Netherlands
2002 – 2012: Assistant Professor, Stochastic Operations Research Group, University of Twente
2012-2018:  Associate Professor, Stochastic Operations Research Group, University of Twente  
Full Professor Algorithms for Complex Networks, Stochastic Operations Research Group, University of Twente
2017 – present: Full Professor (0.2fte), Department of Mathematics and Computer Science, Eindhoven University of Technology

PhD students

Editorial work:

Managing editor: Internet Mathematics
Associate editor: Stochastic Processes and their Applications

Grants and awards:

  • Finalist `Elightener Award' for the best popular science book in Russia in 2017
  • Tech4People exchange grant, University of Twente, 2014
  • Google Faculty Research Award 2012
  • FP7 FET Open project `New tools and algorithms for directed network analysis (NADINE)’ (node leader), 2012-1015
  • Prof. de Winter publication prize for top female researchers, 2011
  • NWO Meervoud grant 632.002.401 'Ranking of nodes in complex stochastic networks', 2005-2009
  • Stieltjes Prize for the best PhD thesis in mathematics, 2002.