EDGAR EDIK  ALEKSANYAN


PHD in POLITICAL SCIENCE

CONTACTS


E-mail: edgar.aleksanyan@paara.am


  • Nationality:               Armenian
  • Birthplace:                 Yerevan
  • Date of Birth:            24.07.1982
  • Marital Status:         Married (two children)
EDUCATION
  • 2000-2005- Russian-Armenian (Slavonic) University, Faculty of Political Science, Degree of a certified specialist
  • 2007-2009- Public Administration Academy of the Republic of Armenia, Faculty of Public Administration, Master’s Degree
  • 2011-2016- Public Administration Academy of the Republic of Armenia, External researcher in the specialty of Political Institutions and Processes. Chair of Political Management and Political Analysis
  • 2024- Degree of Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D) in Political Sciences

 

WORK EXPERIENCE
  • 2010-2012, Leading Specialist of the Policy-Making Division of the Department for Higher and Postgraduate Professional Education of the Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Armenia
  • 2012-2013, Chief Specialist of the Policy-Making Division of the Department for Higher and Postgraduate Professional Education of the Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Armenia
  • 2013-2021, Head of the Policy-Making Division of the Department for Higher and Postgraduate Professional Education of the Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Armenia
  • 2021-2022, Head of the Department for Higher and Postgraduate Professional Education of the Ministry of Education, Science, Culture and Sports of the Republic of Armenia
  • 2022 – present, Vice-Rector for Academic Affairs of the Public Administration Academy of the Republic of Armenia /scope of coordination: educational processes and training in the public administration sector/
PARTICIPATION IN WORKING PROGRAMS
  • 2014-2016, “Development of the third cycle of education based on the Salzburg principles”, EU “Tempus” grant program coordinator of the RA Ministry of Education and Science
  • 2016-2019, “Establishment of a third cycle quality assurance system to facilitate the internationalization of research in line with the European agenda”, EU “Tempus” grant program coordinator of the RA Ministry of Education and Science
  • 2020-2022, “Reforming doctoral education in Armenia in line with the needs of academia, industry and current EU practices”, EU “Tempus” grant program coordinator of the RA Ministry of Education and Science
SCIENTIFIC ACTIVITIES
  • Author of 8 scientific articles
PARTICIPATION IN SCIENTIFIC CONFERENCES AND SEMINARS
  • 2013, February 1-28, “Political Leadership” courses, Public Administration Academy of the Republic of Armenia, Yerevan
  • 2015, July 8-13, Seminar for researchers of the EU “Higher Education Network for Human Capital Assessment and Graduate Employability” program, University of Las Palmas
MILITARY SERVICE
  • 2005-2007, Service in the RA Armed Forces
  • 2006, Public-state training competition (participation) held by the RA Ministry of Defense
  • 2007, Awarded the military rank of lieutenant (reservist officer) by the order of the Minister of Defense of the Republic of Armenia
SOCIAL ACTIVITIES
  • 2015-2018, Member of the Board of Trustees of the National Center for Quality Assurance of Vocational Education Foundation
  • 2013-2016, Member of the Council of Gavar State University
  • 2013-2021, Member of the Council of the State University of Physical Culture and Sports of Armenia
  • 2018-2021, Member of the Council of the National University of Architecture and Construction of Armenia
  • 2018-2021, Member of the Council of Komitas State Conservatory of Yerevan
  • 2018-2021, Member Vanadzor H. Tumanyan State University
  • 2019-2021, Member of the Council of V. Brusov State University
  • 2021-2022, Member of the Council of the State Economic University of Armenia
CERTIFICATES AND AWARDS
  • 2013, Awarding of the rank of 2nd class adviser by the RA Minister of Education and Science
  • 2016, Awarding of an honorary degree by the Minister of Defense of the Republic of Armenia
LANGUAGES
  • Armenian: native
  • Russian:  excellent
  • English:  good
COMPUTER SKILLS
  • MS Office