I'm professional archaeologist, graduated from Novosibirsk State University in History/Archaeology. Received PhD in History, had more than 8 years of post-doctoral research in archaeology with the focus on Bronze Age ceramics. I have experience in reconstruction of ancient methods of ceramics production and other unique ancient primitive methods. I have several publications in peer-reviewed journals and have one book published that describes approaches to reconstruction of ancient ceramic technologies. I have interest to various ancient technologies and methods of its reconstruction. Currently I work as a research assistant at the University of Louisville, Louisville, KY, USA. My major interest is reconstruction of ancient technologies of ceramic production and ornamentation. I have as well some experience in teaching Ancient and Middle Age History.