A.V. Zhirmunsky Institute of Marine Biology FEB RAS Vladivostok, Russia.
Yuri Latpov went to school at Novosibirsk State University from1968-1973. He completed his post-graduate studies from 1973-1976 at Institute of Geology and Geophysics, Novosibirsk. In 1976 he completed his PhD in Geology. He was a senior researcher for the Institute of Marine Biology, Vladivostok in 1976 and a Chief of Laboratory Benthos Ecology, for the Institute of Marine Biology in 1979. He completed his Doctoral for Biology from the Paleontological Institute, Moscow in 1989. In 2007 he was the Vice Director Far East State Biosphere Marine Reserve, Vladivostok.
The technicist-geologist, Northeast geological management, Magadan, 1964-1968
Senior researcher, Institute of Marine Biology, Vladivostok, 1976
Chief of Laboratory Benthos Ecology, Institute of Marine Biology, 1979
Professor of Far East State University, 2000-2006
Vice Director Far East State Biosphere Marine Reserve, Vladivostok, 2007
1978 Institute of Marine Sciences, Townsville
1980-2013 Visiting Researcher, Institute of Oceanography (Nha-Trang), Institute of Oceanology
(Haiphong), Vietnam, Nhatrang institute of technology research and application
2003 University of Alaska, Fairbanks,
2014 South Korea, Smart Company Exhibition Culture