Member of the State Duma of the Russian Federation, PhD (Political Science)
Areas of expertise: public administration, sports management
- Member of the United Russia faction in the Fourth State Duma.
- Member of the Executive Board of the Russian Olympic Committee.
- President of the Tatarstan Olympic Council.
- Vice-President of the International Committee of the Children of Asia International Sports Games.
- Vice-President of the Russian Students Sports Union.
- Member of the Government Commission for Crime Prevention.
- Member of the Association of Lawyers of Russia.
- Member of the editorial board of the Physical Culture and Health magazine.