Tikhonova Maria Vladimirovna in 2005 graduated from Tomsk State University, received a master's degree in training in chemistry, specialization in physical chemistry. In the same year she entered the graduate school of TSU and conducted research on the topic of scientific work: “A quantum-chemical approach in the description of the deposition of hardness salts in aqueous media.” Since 2008, he has been working in TUSUR at the department of RETEM as a senior teacher. Conducts lectures, practical and laboratory classes in the disciplines of "Chemistry", "Physical and chemical processes in the technosphere", "Physical and chemical methods of analysis", "Physical chemistry", "Physical and chemical fundamentals of electronic technology." He is the author of training and teaching aids, a developer of laboratory work in accordance with new educational standards. His research interests are teaching methods in higher education and distance learning. He is the author of articles in the collections of the scientific and methodological conference of TUSUR, a member of the Council of the Faculty of Radio Engineering.