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doctor of technical sciences, professor


Kukharev Oleg Nikolayevich, was born on March 6 1974 in the village Malaya Izhmora of Zemetchino district of Penza region.

After graduation from B. Izhmora school in 1991, he was admitted to the Penza agricultural institute. In 1996 he graduated from the faculty of mechanization on the specialty "Mechanization of agriculture" and obtained the qualification of mechanical engineer. In 2002 he graduated from the extra-mural department of the faculty of economics of the same institution of higher education, the specialty "Economy and management of agrarian production" and obtained the qualification of an economist.

In November 1996 he entered the post graduate courses at Penza state agricultural academy. The degree of candidate of technical sciences, specialty 05.20.01 was awarded by the dissertation Council of Saratov state agrarian university named after N. I. Vavilov on the 27th of January 2000. The degree of doctor of technical sciences was awarded by the higher attestation commission of the Russian Federation in 2007 on the theme: "Energy saving technologies of oriented crop planting (on the example of onions and sugar beet)". The dissertation for the degree of doctor of technical sciences was recommended for publication in the Bulletin of the SCC as the best scientific work in 2007 by the Higher Attestation Commission of the Ministry of education and science of the Russian Federation from 12 January 2007, No. 1D/61.

Since 01.09.1999 Oleg Nikolayevich Kukharev has been working in FSBEE HPT "Penza state agricultural academy" in the position of assistant of the chair of the MAF (mechanization of animal farms), since 1.09.2000 he works as senior lecturer of the chair of organization of agricultural production, since 01.11.2001 – as associate professor of the chair. The academic title of associate professor in the chair "Organization of agricultural production" was awarded to him by the Ministry of education of the Russian Federation in 2003. From 1.09.2007 year till 31.05.2012 he worked as a professor of the chair "Organization of agricultural production". The title of professor of the chair "Organization of agricultural production" was awarded him by the Ministry of education of the Russian Federation from 17 December 2008 No.2188/455-p. From 01.06.2012 till 05.05.2015, he worked as a professor of the chair "Organization and information supply of production." From 01.09.2013 till 15.04.2015, he worked as a vice-dean of the economic faculty on educational work. From 05.05.2015, till present he is the rector of Penza state agrarian university.

He published 218 scientific-methodical works, including 15 teaching and 203 scientific papers (76 peer-reviewed publications listed in the "List of...HAC (Higher Attestation Commission)", including 67 articles and 9 patents, 8 monographs). There is an article in the international database Scopus.

His research interests lie in the development of technical means aimed at oriented planting onion sets, parent onions and sugar beet planting; drying vegetables; designing machines for potatoes production; pre-sowing seed treatment (grinding, pelleting, etc.). The work on improving the efficiency of machine-tractor complex in agriculture is also being done.

He was awarded with the Grant of President of Russian Federation in 2006, MK-3447.2006.8., diploma of the Governor of Penza region for outstanding contributions in the field of science and technology (2006); awarded with Gratitude of Ministry of agriculture of the Russian Federation (2016), Honorary certificate of the Head of administration of Penza city (2013), diploma of the Ministry of agriculture of Penza region (2014), Letter of Gratitude from the Chief Federal inspector of Penza region (2016), the Departmental distinction of the Federal state statistics service – the medal "For work in holding all-Russia agricultural census" (order from 12.12.2016, No. 803). He was repeatedly thanked by the Ministry of education of Penza region. He was the head of 3 innovative projects which won grants under the program U. M. N. I.K. (2011, 2012, 2016).

6 candidate theses were defended under his supervision. Currently, under the scientific supervision of O.N. Kukharev three graduate students conduct their research work. He has supervised more than 40 diploma projects.

He is a member of the Board of rectors of Penza region. He is an expert in FSBSI SRI RRSCCE and an expert for the selection of innovative projects under the government of Penza region.

Married, has three children.

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