Short CV:

Born: January 1, 1975 in Ulan-Ude, Russia.

August 1991 - June 1992: student at Scientific Study Center (SSC), Novosibirsk, Russia.

September 1992 - June 1998: student at  Novosibirsk State University (NSU), Novosibirsk, Russia.

June 1996: B.Sc. in Mathematics (A Diploma) at NSU (Advisor: Alexander Evdokimov)

June 1998: M.Sc. in Applied Mathematics and Informatics at NSU (Advisor: Alexander Evdokimov)

August 1998 - June 1999: PhD student at NSU, specialization Mathematical Cybernetics

August 1999 - April 2003: PhD student at the Department of Mathematics at Gothenburg University

July 2000: Married to Daria Shuiskaya (Kitaeva)

November 2000: Degree of Licentiate of Philosophy in Mathematics at Gothenburg University (Advisor: Einar Steingrimsson)

January 2003: Ph.D. in Mathematics at Gothenburg University (Advisor: Einar Steingrimsson)

May 2003 - June 2003: Lecturer at Gothenburg University

August 2003 - December 2004: Visiting assistant professor of mathematics in the Department of Mathematics at University of Kentucky

January - March 2005: Institut Mittag-Leffler, Stockholm, Sweden: visiting scholar, Program in Algebraic Combinatorics, The Royal Swedish Academy of Siences

March - June 2005: University of California, San Diego, teaching visitor

July 2005 - May 2006: Reykjavik University, assistant professor of mathematics

June 2006 - July 2011: Reykjavik University, associate professor of mathematics

August 2008: Son Daniel Kitaev is born

January - April 2009: University of California, San Diego, visiting associate professor

April - July 2009: Sobolev Institute of Mathematics, visiting scholar

June 2010 - December 2010: Universitat Politecnica de Catalunya, visiting scholar

January 2011 - Now: University of Strathclyde, Reader in Combinatorics

July 2013: Son Nicholas Kitaev is born