Dean of the Faculty of Engineering, Latvia University of Agriculture (Latvia)
Graduated from the Faculty of Engineering with an engineer’s diploma in agricultural mechanization, two master’s degrees(engineering and pedagogy), and a doctor degree in engineering. Certain courses have been acquired in Canada, Sweden, Norway and Denmark. As a lecturer at the faculty since 1988 – from assistant lecturer to professor. Since 2014, a dean of the Faculty of Engineering. Scientific work is related to the use of alternative fuels in motor vehicles. Author of about 100 scientific publications and textbooks. In different periods, has led about 20 different study courses, currently associated with computer aided design and research methodology in engineering. The most serious hobby – orienteering sport.