Academician of the Russian Academy of Sciences.
Head of the Department of Atmospheric Physics, Faculty of Physics, Moscow State University.
Head of the leading scientific school in the field of atmospheric physics and climate. Member of the Bureau of the Earth Sciences Division of the Russian Academy of Sciences and the Bureau of the National Geophysical Committee of the Russian Academy of Sciences, co-chairman of the RAS Scientific Council on the problems of the Earth’s climate, a member of a number of scientific councils of the RAS. Member of the Interdepartmental Working Group under the Presidential Executive Office on issues related to climate change and sustainable development. Awarded the medal of the Order of Merit to the Fatherland, Second Class.
Deputy editor-in-chief of the «Izvestiya, Atmospheric and Oceanic Physics” journal, member of the editorial boards of the journals “Doklady Earth Sciences”, “Water Resources”,” Earth and Universe” , “Advances in Atmospheric Sciences” ,”Urban Climate”.
Author of over 560 original scientific papers.
Academic adviser of 10 candidates of sciences, scientific consultant of 2 doctors of sciences and corresponding member of the Russian Academy of Sciences.