Born in 1961, Plovdiv, Bulgaria. University education in veterinary medicine in 1986. 13 years experience as a research associate in immunology and diagnostics of infectious zoonotic diseases. Since 2004 - Associate Professor at the Faculty of Biology of Plovdiv University \P. Hilendarski\. Since 2015 - Head of Department \Human anatomy and physioiology\ at Plovdiv University. Married with one daughter.