Mikhail Odintsov was born in 1940, in 1964 he completed the course Ukrainian Agricultural Academy of the Order of the Red Banner of Labor in specialty «Economics and Organization of Agriculture» and was qualified as an agronomist-economist.
In 1990 he obtained a degree of Candidate of Sciences in Economics, in 1998 took the post of Associate Professor of Economics at Cherkasy Engineering and Technological Institute.
In 2011 Mikhail Odintsov gained the degree of Doctor of economic sciences, specialty «Economics and Management of National Economy».
In February 2013 he became a member of the Specialized Academic Council on thesis defense to obtain the scientific degree of candidate of sciences, specialty 08.00.04 – Economics and management (by the type of economic activity).
The main stages of research and teaching activities:
10.1987–04.1989 – postgraduate student of VNDISH in Moscow;
11.1992–12.1993 – senior lecturer in philosophy and social and political sciences of ChITI;
12.1993–09.2003 – Associate Professor of Economics at Cherkasy State Technological University;
09.2003–08.2004 – Associate Professor of Economics and Management at Cherkasy State Technological University;
08.2004–09.2005 – Associate Professor of Computer Science and Information Security at Cherkasy State Technological University;
09.2005–09.2011 – Dean of the Faculty of Electronic Technology at Cherkasy State Technological University;
12.04.2012 – accepted the post of Professor of Economics at National University of Kremenchuk Mykhailo Ostrohradskyi.
Areas of expertise: economics of agricultural enterprises and investments.
Mikhail Odintsov has authored number of scientific works. Among them there are: monograph «Organizational-economic mechanism of formation and developed market animal products», articles in professional journals: «Influence of spatial and economic integration of agricultural enterprises for socio-economic development of rural areas», «Main directions of the cluster organization of regional agroindustrial production», «Multiplier effect of investment on the development efficiency of the region», and others.