Doctor Rodimtsev studied engineering at the Highway Institute of the city of Tashkent, Uzbekistan. He graduated from graduate school at the Oryol Agrarian University in 2001. In the same year he defended his Ph.D. thesis at the Russian Agrarian University. In 2008, in the same place, he defended his doctorate in agricultural mechanization. He worked at the Oryol Agrarian University as a teacher, head of the department, director of the institute, vice-rector for scientific work. He currently works at the Department of Machine Service and Repair of Oryol State University. More than 180 scientific papers have been published.