Irina Vysotskaya was born in St. Peterburg,
Russia in the family of university docents. After graduating from the
Leningrad State University, Irina Vysotskaya has completed her PhD
thesis (russian "Candidate of Technical Sciences") and has been
promoted to Assistant Professor of High Mathematics. Parallel to her
main job Irina Vysotskaya studied at the Repin Academy of Arts (St.