Liubov Temnova joined the SSLM faculty in 2011, and currently teaches sections of Choir Conducting Techniques and Liturgical Performance Practice. In 2009, she graduated from the A.G. Schnitke Moscow State Institute of Music with  specialization in choir conducting. The same year, she began teaching conducting at the choir school of the St. Tikhon Orthodox University in Moscow, a position she continues to hold today. She has extensive experience directing choirs in various churches across Moscow, working with both professional and amateur groups on a regular basis since 2004.  In addition to her work as a conductor, she has been a soloist with the Moscow Synodal Choir since 2009.