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Margarita Apresyan Philologist

YSU, Head of English Language First Department

Education

1982 - 1986: Moscow State Institute of Foreign Languages Moscow, PhD in Linguistics 
1978 - 1983: Yerevan Pedagogical Institute of Russian and Foreign Languages
BA with Honorary Distinction

Professional Experience
1999 - to present: English Language Department, Yerevan State University, Head of Chair for ESP
1989 - 1999: English Language Department, Yerevan State University

Associate Professor
- Director for TOEFL program (Yerevan State University)
- Director for iTEP (within Teacher Training Program at YSU).
- Teaching Academic English Courses to the students of Master’s Degree Program. Teaching ESP courses to the students of Romance and Germanic, Radio-Physics, Applied Mathematics, Philosophy and Law Departments.
- Supervising course work, post graduate papers, dip1oma work and dissertations.
- Editor for numerous scientific articles and dissertations. Editor - in - Chief for the annual International Journal FLSP (Foreign Languages for Special Purposes) founded in Armenia.
- Chief for the group of experts working on Curriculum design for ESP programmes for more than fifteen departments in YSU such as departments of Law, Business, Sociology, Applied Mathemathics, Physics, Psychology, Chemistry, etc.
- Director for Teacher Training in YSU: 2008
- Author of the secondary school textbooks on English for the 2nd and the 3rd grade in the Republic. 
- CoAuthor for “Shtemaran” (Universal admission tests for Institutes and Universities in the Republic).
- Head of the National Board of University Entrance Examinations: 2005, 2006, 2010,
- The Chairperson for the group of English language experts within the Ministry of Education of Armenia (2001).
- Chairperson for State Final Exams in the Institute of foreign Languages and Institute of International Relations: 1998 - 1999.
- Chairperson for Final Exams in Linguistic University after V. Brusov.
- Editor for Foreign Languages division in scientific journal “Science and Education in Artsakh”: 1998
1987 - 1989: English Language Department, Yerevan State University, Teaching Assistant
- Teaching practical and theoretical courses of grammar to the students of the Romance and Germanic Philology Department, Applied Mathematics and Law Departments.
- Responsible for all course materials and exams.

Related Experience
Improving professional skills at International workshops such as CLIL Matrix organized by European Centre for Modern Languages in Graz: Austria 2010. 
Participating in workshop at ESP Interest Section workshops held by TESOL in Tampa, Florida, USA: March 2006.
Improving professional skills at International workshops such as CLIL Matrix organized by European Centre for Modern Languages in Graz, Austria: November 2005. 
ACCELS qualifying examiner for secondary school teachers, 2001.
Studying ESP/EAP in Ormskirk, Edgehill University, England: November 15 - December 10, 1998.
Teaching survival Armenian in Anania Shirakatsi University (a private institution)
Visiting scholar in English Language Institute, University of Michigan, MI, USA: July-August 1997
MELAB (Michigan English Language Assessment Battery), examiner in Armenia appointed by the administration for Testing in the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor (Certificate of Appreciation).
English Instructor for a USlS team of geological experts. Instructor for the Armenian language to the Peace Corps staff and Peace Corps volunteers: March 1994
Translator for various humanitarian assistance groups, ministries, and foreign organizations through USAID: 1992, 1993, and 1994
Translator for tour groups• in India, Hungary, Yugoslavia, Italy, Greece, and• Malta: 1989, 1990, and 1992.
Translator for Medecins Sans Frontieres (Doctors without Borders) after the earthquake: Dec 1988.
Technical Translator for Scientific Union Ani: 1982.

Memberships
Member of the international organization TESOL (Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages)
President of ACILL (Armenian Center for International Legal Languages)
Advisor for Association of English Language Teachers of Armenia (AELTA), TESOL branch.
Member of the English - Speaking Union (Armenian Branch)

Languages
Armenian: fluent, Russian: fluent, English: fluent, German: good

Samvel Muradyan Philologist

Head of Armenian Literature Chair

Education

Research student, Chair of Armenian Literature, 1972-75
Diploma, Department of Armenian Language and Literature, Faculty of Philology, Yerevan State University, 1964-1969 

Academic degree
Candidate - “Harutyun Surkhatyan”, Yerevan State University 1984
Doctoral - “Life and literary activity of Yervand Otyan”, Yerevan State University, 1995

Professional experience
1969 - till present Professor, Yerevan State University, Philological faculty
2001 Head, Chair of Armenian Literature, Yerevan State University, Philological faculty

Academic courses
New Aemenian Literature (bachelor)
Destiny of the hation and Armenian poetry (Magistracy)
Aet of Armenian Potry (Magistracy)

Professional interests
Armenian Literature and History of critical mind

Languages
Armenian, Russian, English

Professional membership (NGO, professional council, editorial staff of scientific journal, funds etc.)
Member, Degree Awarding Specialised (012) Council, Yerevan State University Since 1981 
Member of editorial board of magazines ‘’Historic-philological journal’’, ‘’Vem’’
Member of board of Trustees of Gurgen Melikyan foundation of Hashatagh large families

Ara Gabouzyan Lawyer
Doctor of Law, Professor, YSU, Chair of Criminal Law, Head of Chair

Education
1980 - 1986: Yerevan State University, Faculty of Law

Academic degree
1986 - 1989: Yerevan State University, Faculty of Law, Post graduate course 
2008 - Degree of the doctor of Legal Sciences “theme” - “The problems of the criminality in the Republic of Armenia in the period of transition ”

Professional experience
Since 2000: Yerevan State University, Faculty of Law, Head of Criminal Law department

Academic courses
“Criminal Law”, “Criminology”.

Scale of professional interests
crime trends, corruption criminality, victimization

Participation in grant projects
2007 - 2008: Project ”Smuggling in Armenia” financed by TRACCC - American University Expert

Languages
Fluency in Armenian, Russian and English

Professional membership
Member of Armenian Bar Association.
Chief editor of the journal “Problems of jurisprudence”.
Member of dissertation council 001 of HAC of Armenia.
Levon Avetisyan Philologist
Education 
1971 - 1977: Armenian Language and Literature, Armenian Philology Department, Yerevan State University, Diploma 

Academic degree 
2010: “Words Denoting Trade in Armenian”, Diploma of Candidate of Philology (Armenian) from ANA Language Institute 

Professional experience 
1978 - 2010: “Banber Yerevanie Hamalsaranie” academic journal, Editorial Secretary 
2010 - up to now: “Banber Yerevanie Hamalsaranie” academic journal, Vice Editor-in-Chief 
2006 - 2009: Lecturer of Armenian, Chair of Armenian, YSU 
2009 - up to now: Lecturer of Armenian, Chair of Armenian Diaspora Studies, YSU 

Awards received 
2010: Gold medal from YSU 
2007: Silver medal from YSU
Ruben Harutyunyan Biologist
Head of Genetics and Cytology Chair

Education
1964 - 1969: Graduate-Diploma of Department of Genetics and Cytology of Biological Faculty of Yerevan State University, Armenia 
1969 - 1972: Postgraduate in Department of Genetics and Cytology of Yerevan State University, Armenia and Institute of Medical Genetics of Acad. of Med. Sci. Moscow, Russia;

Academic degree
Candidate of Biological Sciences (Ph. D) 
Action of thiol compounds on the formation of chromosomal aberrations in chemical mutagenesis, 1972, Yerevan State University (in Russian)
Doctor of Biological Sciences (D. Sci.)
Mechanisms of action of antimutagens on the effects of chemical mutagens in human cells, 1981, Moscow, Institute of Medical Genetics of Academy of Medical Sciences of USSR. (in Russian)

Professional experience
1972 - present: Yerevan State University, Faculty of Biology, Department of Genetics and Cytology
1991- present: Head of Department of Genetics and Cytology, Faculty of Biology, Yerevan State University 
1977 - 1978: IREX program visiting scholar, USA 
1985: visiting professor-lecturing award, USA
1987: visiting professor-lecturing, University Paul Valery, Montpellier, France
1992 - Visiting professor in Mexico University, Mexico
1994: Visiting professor in Bologna University, Italy
1997: Lectures in CalPoly (Pomona),USA
1992 - 2001: Visiting professor in Universities Paris-VI and Paris-VII, France
2000: Invited professor by DFG-Jena, Germany
1990, 1995, 1999, 2004: Visiting professor of DAAD, Erlangen, Germany. 
2004: Co-Director of NATO ASI workshop, Macomb, USA
2005: Brussels, European Commission expert
2007: Lectures on Conference of Culture and Science, “France-Armenie” Marseille.
2007: Seminar in Institute of Mol. Biology, Zurich
2010: Seminar in Unined Institute of Nuclear Research, Dubna, Russia
2010: Seminars in Institute of Human Genetics, Jena,Germany
2011: Lecture on FEBS Advanced Lecture Course, Yerevan

Academic courses
Genetics, Genetics and evolutionary theory, Principles of Human genetics, Informatics in Genetics, Ecological genetics, Genetics of behavior

Scale of professional interests
Mutagenesis and antimutagenesis. Molecular cytogenetics. Ecological and toxicological genetics

Participation in grant projects (present and past)
2002 - 2004: Grant of SCOPES
2003: Grant of ANSEF 
2002 - 2005: Grant of ISTC A - 773 
2003 - 2007: Grant of ISTC A - 301 
2009 - 2010: Grant of ISTC A - 1701 
2010 - 2012: Grant of ISTC A-1764 

Languages
Armenian, Russian, English, French, German

Professional membership
Chief Editor of “Scientific review of Yerevan State University” and Vice-editor of “Biological Journal of Armenia”, Member of editorial boards of “Korean Journal of Environmental Biology” and “Molecular Cytogenetics”, Member of Editorial Counsil of journal “Blood”. 

Awards received
Laureate of medals
Gregor Mendel (1981) 
Nikolay Vavilov (1987) 
Anania Shirakatsi (1999)
Golden medal of YSU (2007)
Golden medal of the Ministry of High education and Science of RA 

genetik@ysu.am
Arman Yeghiazaryan Historian
Head of Diaspora Chair 

Education

Yerevan State University, The Faculty of History, The Faculty of International Relations (1994-1999)

Academic Degree
PhD in History (2006)
Doctor of Sciences (History) (2012)

Work experience
Yerevan State University, The Laborаtory of Historical Geography and Cartography of Armenia, researcher (2005-2008)
“Ararat” University of Armavir, lecturer (2006 - 2010)
The Institute of Humanities of Hrazdan, lecturer (2006 - 2007)
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs, The State Committee on Diaspora Affairs, expert (2008)
The RA Ministry of Diaspora, Head of the Department of Repatriation and Research (2008 - 2013)
Yerevan State University, The Chair of Diaspora, lecturer (from 2009)
Yerevan State University, The Chair of International Relations and Diplomacy, lecturer (2011 - up to present)
Yerevan State University, The Chair of Diaspora, Head of Chair (from 2013)

Academic courses
Organizations of Armenian Diaspora
Problems of Profession (Diaspora Studies)
History of the Armenian Diaspora
History of Genocides
Analysis of the International Situation
Challenges to the International Security in XXI century
Regional Subsystems of International relations
Issues of History and Historical Geography of the Kingdom of Bagratunies

Professional membership
Journal “Hamshen-Pontos”, Russian Federation, Krasnodar, Ed. st. (2010 – up to present)
Member of the Specialized Council No 004 (“History of Armenia”), The Institute of History of the RA National Academy of Sciences (from 2013)
“Regional Affairs” Journal of the RA Public Administration Academy, Ed. st. (from 2013)

Awards
Gratitude of the RA Prime Minister (2011)
Winner of “The Best Scientific Research” contest of the RA National Academy of Sciences, “History” Nomination (2011)

Languages
Armenian, Russian, English, Arabic
Samvel Shuquryan IT expert

Education
1973 - 1979: Post graduate student, Institute of Cybernetics, Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, Kiev
1967 - 1972: Diploma in Computer Science, Polytechnic Institute, Yerevan
1957 - 1967: Secondary School N 8 after Pushkin, Yerevan

Academic degrees:
1996: Elected a Full Member of the National Academy of Sciences of Armenia
1993: Academic rank of Professor in Computer Science and Software Engineering, Supreme Certification Board, Moscow
1990: Doctor of Science in Physics and Mathematics, Institute of Cybernetics, Kiev
1977: Candidate of Science in Physics and Mathematics, Institute of Cybernetics, Kiev

Professional experience
2007 - up to date: IT Educational and Research Center, YSU, Scientific Leader
2007 - up to date: Information Systems Chair, IT Educational and Research Center, YSU, Head of Chair
2010 – up to date: “Synopsys” Inc., Sr. Manager, Embedded Memory, Logic and Test Portfolio, Solutions Group
1993 – 2007: Chair of Algorithmic Languages, Faculty of Informatics and Applied Mathematics, YSU, Head of Chair
2000 – 2010: “VirageLogic” Corporation, Director, Embedded Test & Repair Program
1999 – 2000: “Credence” Corporation, Member, Research & Development Staff
1997 – 1998: INET Global Research LLC, Armenian Branch, Director, Software Development
1994 – 1997: Yerevan Scientific & Research Institute of Mathematical Machines (YSRIMM), Chief Scientific Adviser
1990 – 1994: YSRIMM, Head of Division of Software Engineering
1986 – 1990: YSRIMM, Head of department
1980 – 1986: YSRIMM, Head of laboratory,
1978 – 1980: YSRIMM, Senior scientific associate
1976 – 1978: YSRIMM, Junior scientific associate
1972 - 1973: YSRIMM, Engineer

Research interests
Testing of electronic devices and systems, Formal models of distributed computer systems, Information technologies and architectures for multimedia virtual environments

The courses taught
Operating Systems Design of Embedded Systems

Participation in Grants
2012 – 2014: Grant of OSI Foundation – Armenia, Grant N17508, N18293 “Basic Toolkit for a Comprehensive Course Development and Its Application”, Project Director
2011 - 2013: State Grant No.11-1b292, Scientific Leader
2008 – 2010: State Grant No. 136, Scientific Leader
2005 – 2007: State Grant No. 0122, Scientific Leader
2002 – 2004: State Grant No. 0825, Scientific Leader
2001 - 2005: Grant of OSI Foundation – Armenia, “Development of Distance Learning System for the Secondary school”
2010 - 2012: Grant of the DAAD (Germany)
2007 - 2009: Grant of International Science and Technology Center ISTC (USA, EU, Japan)
2003 - 2006: Grant of International Science and Technology Center ISTC (USA, EU, Japan)
1997 - 1999: Grant of the U.S. CRDF (USA)
1996: Grant of the NATO Science Fellowships Program
1996: Grant of AT & T Bell Labs - Lucent Technologies (USA)
1995: Grant of the DFG (Germany)
1995: Grant of the DAAD (Germany)
1993: Grant of Armenian Professional Society (USA)
1991: Grant of Science and Innovation National Fond (Armenia)

Awards
2009: Acknowledgment of Prime-Minister of Armenia
1986: Silver Medal of the Exhibition of National Economic Achievement of the USSR

Languages
Armenian, English, Russian (fluent)

Ruben Melkonyan Turkologist

Education 
1996 - 2000, YSU, Faculty of Oriental Studies (BA degree in Turkish studies)
2000 - 2002, YSU, Faculty of Oriental Studies (MA degree in Turkish studies)
2002 - 2005, YSU, Faculty of Oriental Studies (PhD student in Philology)

Academic degree
PhD - “The prose of Fakir Baykurt” (foreign literature), 2005, YSU (PhD degree in Philology)

Professional experience
2009 - till now YSU, Faculty of Oriental Studies, Deputy dean
2010 - till now YSU, Chair of Turkish studies, Associate professor
2005 - 2010, YSU, Chair of Turkish studies, Assistant professor 

Academic courses
Ethnic problems in the Republic of Turkey
National minorities in the Ottoman Empire and the Republic of Turkey 
Turkish Literature
Turkish language 

Scale of professional interests
National minorities of Turkey
The Problems of forcedly converted Armenians
The Armenian subject matter in the Turkish literature
Armenian Turkish relations

Languages
Armenian, Russian, Turkish, English

Professional membership 
Member of presidium of «Shirak compatriot union», president of youth committee
Member of «The XXI century» journal editorial board 
Member of government committee of «Changing of toponymes»
Member of the Scientific Counci of “Noravank” scientific-educational foundationl

Varouzhan Atabekyan Mathematician

Head of Algebra and Geometry Chair

Education

1978-1983 B.Sc.: Faculty of Mechanics and Mathematics, Yerevan State University 
1983-1986 PhD: Faculty of Mathematics and Mechanics, Moscow State University 

Academic degree
Candidate of Physical and Mathematical Sciences
Candidate thesis: “Method of Diagrams and Groups with Identities”, Moscow State University, 1987 թիվը առանց փակագծերի
Doctor of Physical and Mathematical Sciences
Doctoral thesis: “Automorphisms and subgroups of free Burnside groups”, Russian Academy of Sciences, Steklov Mathematical Institute, 2011

Professional experience
From 2013 to date: Head of Chair of Algebra and Geometry, Yerevan State University 
From 2012 to date: Professor, Yerevan State University 
1991 – 2012: Assosiate professor, Yerevan State University 
1987 – 1991: Assistant professor, Yerevan State University 

Academic courses
Algebra and Number Theory, Linear Algebra and Geometry, Mathematical Logic, Combinatorial and Geometric Group Theory

Scale of professional interests
Combinatorial and Geometric Group Theory, Variety of Groups, Periodic Groups, Algorithmic Problems in Algebra

Participation in grant projects
Combinatorial methods and algorithmic problems in group theory and semigroup theory
Structures defined by identities and hyperidentities and its applications

Professional membership
Editor-in-Chief of the journal “Proceedings of the Yerevan State University, Physical and Mathematical Sciences”, 
Member of the Editorial Board of the “Journal of Contemporary Mathematical Analysis” (Armenian National Academy of Sciences),
Member of the professional council 050 in YSU,
Member of academic council of Department of Mathematics and Mechanics, YSU.

Awards received
The President Prizes of the Republic of Armenia for the Natural Sciences (2010)
The winner of "The Productive Researcher -2013" contest;
The State Committee of Science RA
Prize for the best scientific work, Russian-Armenian (Slavonic) University (2011-2012).
The winner of young scientists' contest in honor of 275-th anniversary of M. Lomonosov, Moscow State University (1986) 

Languages
Armenian, Russian, French, English

avarujan@ysu.am

Hoghmik Sargsyan Geologist

Education
Doctor, Geology and Mineralogy, 1973 (Thesis: “Geology and tectonic history of the Sevan-Shirak Synclinorium”)
PhD, Geology and Mineralogy, National Academy of Sciences, 1959 (Thesis: “Paleogene of Sevan-Shirak Synclinorium”)
Pre-doctoral Study (Aspirantura), Institute of Geology, National Academy of Sciences, 1954-1958 (Specialization: Geology)
BS, School of Geology, Yerevan State University, 1945-1950 (Major: Geology)

Career
1950 - 1952 "Kovkasatsukhtrest" 
1952 - 1956 YPI, Chair of geological survey, assistant 
1956 - 1961 YSU Faculty of Geology (now Geography and Geology), Senior Lecturer 
1961 - 1976 YSU Faculty of Geology (now Geography and Geology), Docent 
1977 - 1980 Yerevan State University, Dean of Тhe Faculty of Geology
1978 to date - YSU Faculty of Geology (now Geography and Geology), Professor 
1982 - 1997 Chair of Historical and Regional Geology, Head of Chair|
1999 to date - Chair of Historical and Regional Geology Honorary Head of Chair 
In 2008 to date - scientific bulletin of the Yerevan State University (geology and geography) editor

Awards received
1987, 2010 - Diplomas of Ministry of Education RA
1999 -.Yerevan State University Gold Medal 

Titles
1999 - Honorary head of Chair of the Yerevan State University 
1972 - ASSR honored geologist 

Academic courses
Palaeogeographical research methods
Stratigraphy of Armenia 
Oil and gas geology 
Methods of stratigraphic research
Sedimentary formations 

Professional membership
Membership - Armenian Seismology and Physics of the Earth Association 
YSU Scientific Journal (geology and geography) editor 

Languages
Armenian and Russian (fluent), English (advanced)

Arthur Atanesyan Sociologist

Education, Titles
2009 - Doctor of Political Science Degree awarded by The Institute of National Strategic Studies, Ministry of Defense, Republic of Armenia 
2008 - The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, Tufts University, USA, Special Extension Program
2007 - The Richard Walker Institute of International and Area Studies, University of South Carolina, USA, Fulbright scholar 
2005 - present - Associate Professor
2001 - PhD, Political Science Degree, Institute of Philosophy and Law, National Academy of Science, Republic of Armenia
1993 - 1998 YSU, Faculty of Philosophy, Sociology and Psychology

Professional Experience
2010 - present Editor, Bulletin of Yerevan State University, Sociology and Economics series 
2008 - present YSU Sociology Department Chair
2005 - 2008 Deputy Dean, YSU Department of Sociology
2001 - 2005 Assistant Professor, YSU Department of Sociology

Academic courses
Conflict and Communications (MA level course for students in Conflict Studies and Sociology)
Global and Regional Security (MA level course for students in Conflict Studies and Sociology)
Sociology of Communications (MA level course for students in Public Relations and Sociology)
Political Sociology (MA level course for students in Journalism)
Sociology of International Relations (BA level course for students in Sociology and Conflict Studies and Sociology)
Sociology of Mass Media (BA level course for students in Journalism)

International participation
Republic of Armenia, France, Hungary, Ireland, Russian Federation, Ukraine, Kazakhstan, Turkmenistan, USA, Germany

Public activities
2011 - Member of Political Science Association of Armenian
2001 - Advisor of the President, Armenian Philosophical Academy and International Academy for Philosophy

Awards received
2007 - Davit Invincible Medal
2001 - Galoust Gulbenkian Foundation Award “The Best Young Scholar of 2001”

Foreign Languages
English (fluent), Russian (fluent), German (reading level)

Computer skills
Microsoft Office, Internet

Ani Baghdasaryan Orientalist
Academic Publishing Council
Aram Simonyan YSU Rector Aram Simonyan, Chairman of the Board

YSU Rector, Doctor of History, Professor, NAS RA Associate member

Date of Birth
1955, April 12

Place of Birth
Republic of Armenia, Syunik Marz, Goris


Education
1977-1981 Institute of History of the USSR Academy of Sciences, Moscow, PhD Studies
1972-1977 Yerevan State University, Faculty of History
1961-1971 Secondary School of Goris


Job Experience
2006 May – current YSU Rector
2000-2006 Vice-rector on Educational Affairs
2005 awarded the scientific degree of Professor
1995-2000 Head of YSU Educational Administration
1986-2000 YSU, Assistant at the Chair of USSR History, Associate Professor at the Chair of Armenian History
2000 Doctoral dissertation defense
1993-1995 YSU Scientific Secretary
1983 Candidate dissertation defense
1981-1983 Institute of History of the ASSR Academy of Sciences, junior researcher, later researcher


Awards
2009 - Order after Movses Khorenatsi


Scientific Researches
Aram Simonyan is the author of eight dozen research papers, including four monographs. The scientific researches relate to the issues of the Armenian History of the second half of 19th century and beginning of the 20th century, particularly the problems of historical statistics, industrial capital, as well as Nagorno Karabakh and Zangezur in 1917-1921. He has participated in numerous republican and international conferences.


Language Skills
Armenian (native), Russian, English


Party Affiliation
Republican Party of Armenia


Marital Status
Married, has two daughters

Gegham Gevorgyan YSU Vice-rector

Education
Faculty of Mathematics and Mechanics, Yerevan State University: 1975 - 1980

Academic degree
candidate - “Representation and Uniqueness of Representation of Measurable Functions by Orthogonal Series and Martingales”, 1982, Institute of Mathematics of Armenian National Academy of Sciences
doctoral - “The Problems of Convergence and Uniqueness of Trigonometric and Franklin Series”, 1992, Steklov Mathematical Institute, Moscow

Professional experience
From 2008: Vice Rector for Scientific Policy and International Cooperetion, Yerevan State University
2004 - 2008: Dean of Faculty of Mathematics and Mechanics, Yerevan State University
1997 - 2004: Head of Department of Mathematical Analysis, Yerevan State University 
1992 - 1997: Professor, Yerevan State University 
1984 - 1992: Docent, Yerevan State University 
1980 - 1984: Head of educational laboratory, Yerevan State University
Etvos University, Budapest, Hungary: November 1987 - July 1988 
Steklov Mathematical Institute, Moscow: 1989 September - October 
Institute of Mathematics of Polish Academy of Sciences: 1997 April - May 
Institute of Mathematics of Polish Academy of Sciences: 2002 January
Institute of Mathematics of Polish Academy of Sciences: 2005 April
Institute of Mathematics of Polish Academy of Sciences: 2006 February

Academic courses
Numerical Analysis 
Mathematical Analysis 
Optimal Control Theory 
Real Analysis 
The Moment's Problem 
Orthogonal Series 
Trigonometric Series 

Scale of professional interests
Real Analysis
Harmonic Analysis 
Orthogonal Series

Participation in grant projects
International Scientific Fund: 1993
ANSEF: 2002

Languages
Armenian, Russian, English

Professional membership
Head of the Scientific Council in Mathematics at Yerevan State University
Member of the Board of Journal of Contemporary Mathematical Analysis
Member of the Board of Journal “Proceedings of YSU”
Member of the Board of NFSAT
Member of the Board of Fund “Research Mathematics”

Awards received
“Anania Shirakaci” Medal: 2009
Prize of allarmenian fund “Hayastan”: 1994

ggg@ysu.am

Aleksandr Grigoryan YSU Vice-rector

Education
1983-1990 Undergraduate study, Faculty of Radiophysics, Yerevan State University (YSU) (Graduate with honors)
1993-1996 Post-graduate study (Theoretical Physics) in Faculty of Radiophysics, YSU 

Academic degree
2000 PhD degree from YSU . Dissertation entitled “Superdence star models of strange quark matter”

Professional experience
1990-1993 Head of educational laboratory, Faculty of Radiophysics, YSU
1993-2000 Assistant Professor, Faculty of Radiophysics, YSU
2000-2006 Associate Professor, Faculty of Radiophysics, YSU
2000-2006 Head, Department of Academic Affairs, YSU
2006-present Associate Professor, Chair of Education, YSU
2006-present Vice-rector for Academic Affairs, YSU

Academic courses
Credit System in Higher educational institution
Educational policy in Higher educational institution

Scale of professional interests
Physics of superdense celestial bodies 
Higher education management 

Participation in grant projects
2003-2004 Project director of “Improvement of Management System of Yerevan State University”, OSI Assistance Foundation grant 
2005-2006 YSU project coordinator for “Accumulation and Transfer of ECTS Credits on the Example of Inter-institute Educational Program”, OSI Assistance Foundation grant
2006-2007 Project director for “Development of Internal Quality Assurance System of Yerevan State University”, OSI Assistance Foundation grant 
2007-2008 YSU project coordinator for “ECTS Based Credit Framework for Armenia”, Tempus Structural and Complementary measures Project 
2007-2009 YSU project coordinator for “Internal quality assurance system in Armenian HEIs”, Tempus Joint European Project 
2008-2009 YSU project coordinator for “Framework model of internal quality assurance based on the example of interuniversity consortium”, OSI Assistance Foundation grant
2010-2011 Project director of “Development of Quality Assurance Procedures for YSU study programmes”, OSI Assistance Foundation grant 

Languages
Armenian, Russian and English

Professional membership
2005-present Member of the Board on National Information Center for Academic recognition and mobility
2006-present Member of the National Workgroup of realization Bologna principles 
2008-present Member of the Public Board Base organization of the CIS countries on retraining and enhancement of qualification for new directions of techniques and technologies
2008-present Member of the National Workgroup on Quality Assurance
2008-2010 Member of the Board of the National Center for Professional Еducation Quality Assurance 

Awards
01.10.09 - Medal of Armenian State Pedagogic University named after Khachatur Abovyan, 03.10.09 – Honorary medal of RA Prime-Minister

agrigoryan@ysu.am

Ruben Markosyan YSU Vice-rector

Education
1996 - 1999: Postgraduate Studies at the RA National Academy of Sciences
1991 - 1996: YSU Faculty of Informatics and Applied Mathematics
1981 - 1991: Secondary School # 8 after A. Pushkin

Degree
2002 RA Higher Attestation Commission, Candidate of Technical Sciences

Professional Experience (main job)
2009 – present: YSU Vice-rector on Students, Alumni and Public Relations
2012 - present: Assistant at YSU Chair of Public Administration
2008 - 2009: Head of the Division of International Cooperation and Public Relations of the Social Security State Service of the RA Ministry of Labor and Social Affairs
2005 - 2008: Head of the Department of International Cooperation and Public Relations of the RA Social Insurance State Foundation
2004 - 2005: Head of the Division of Foreign Affairs of “All-Armenian International Youth Centre” Foundation 
1999 - 2009: Researcher at the Institute of Microbiology of the RA National Academy of Sciences 
1998 - 2001: Chairman of YSU Student Scientific Society

Additional Courses and Trainings
2009: Civil Servant’s Training Course at the RA Academy of Public Administration. Awarded the rank of 2nd class counselor of civil service.
2007, November World Bank Institute, Washington, USA. Basic pension course of the World Bank.
1998 - 2002: Directorate of Youth of the European Council, youth centers in Strasbourg and Budapest. Has participated in a variety of short courses and workshops on the youth policy, conflict resolution, intercultural training, non-formal education and other issues.
1995 - 1996: American University of Armenia, Extension Education. Scientific training on English Technical Writing.

Public Involvement
2010 - 2012 Secretary of the National Youth Policy Council at the RA Prime Minister 
2003 – present Member of the Standing Group of Experts (trainers) of the Directorate of Council of Europe
1998 - 2000 Delegate at the founding congress, member of board of the National Youth Council of Armenia 
1994 - 1998 YSU Student Council (delegate at the founding congress, chairman of the election commission, executive secretary), YSU Student Scientific Society (delegate at the founding congress, First Deputy Chairman)

Expert Work
2011 - 2012: Consulting during the designing of the model on the provision of complex (integrated) social services in the area of social security of the RA.
The World Bank’s Social Security Administration Project, Armenian Association of Social Workers, long-term expert
2011 - 2012: Report “Aspirations and Expectations of the Armenian Youth”, expert at the Armenian Office of the UN Development Program, member of the editorial board of the report
2011 Armenian National Youth Report (research part), written by the order of the RA Ministry of Sport and Youth Affairs. Expert at the Institute for Political and Sociological Consulting (IPSC)
2003 - 2009: Expert at a series of workshops, organized by the Directorate of Youth of the Council of Europe (Armenia, Georgia, France)
2007 - 2008: Expert, author of the Armenian National Youth Report at the RA Ministry of Culture and Youth Affairs

Languages
Armenian, Russian and English

Personal Information
Married and has one daughter 

rmarkosyan@ysu.am

Artsrun A. Avagyan Dean of Armenian Philology Faculty

Education
Yerevan State University, Faculty of Philology, Department of Journalism /1964-1968/

Academic degree 
PhD (candidate thesis) – “The Literary Life of the Armenians of Constantinople”, Yerevan State University, 1977
Doctorate – “Kostan Zaryan: the Life and the Work”, Yerevan State University, 1998

Professional experience 
2000 - present , professor of Armenian Philology, Yerevan State 
University 
2001-present, Dean, Faculty of Armenian Philology, Yerevan State 
University 
1979-2000, Docent (Associate Professor), Chair of Armenian Literature, Faculty of Philology, Yerevan State 
University 
1968-1979, Senior lecturer, Chair of Armenian Literature, Faculty of Philology, Yerevan State University 

Academic courses 
Armenian Modern Literature /bachelor courses/
Issues of Diaspora Literature /master courses/

Scale of professional interests 
Armenian Modern Literature
Diaspora Literature

Languages 
Armenian, Russian, English (with dictionary)

Professional membership
* Member of YSU Management and Scientific Boards
* Member of RANAS Societal Branch Scientific Board
* Member of the Scientific Board of the Institute of Literature after Manuk Abeghyan of RA NAS 
* Board member of YSU Orinetal Studies, Journalism, Theology Faculties
* Editorial Board Member of “Historical-Philological Journal”
* Member of YSU Publishers’ Board 
* Member of YSU Specialized Research Council of Literary Studies

Awards received 
* RA Ministry of Education and Science Diploma of Honour
* “Fridtjof Nansen” Gold Medal

Emil S. Gevorgyan Dean of of Biology Faculty

Education
Yerevan State University, Faculty of Biology, Department of Biophysics
(1965-1970), post-graduate student at Department of Biophysics, YSU (1970 - 1973)

Academic degree
1. “Investigation of Hormonal Induction of Cholinesterase”, 1974, Yerevan State University - Degree of Candidate of Biological Sciences (Ph.D.), awarded in 1974 by the Highest Attestation Commission under Council of Ministers of the USSR;
2. “Protein Induction and Modification by Steroid Hormones: their Interdependency”, 1990, Yerevan State University – Degree of Doctor of Biological Sciences (D.Sci.), awarded in 1991 by the Highest Attestation Commission under Council of Ministers of the USSR. 

Professional experience
04/2000 - Present: Dean of the Faculty of Biology of Yerevan State University (YSU)
06/1994 - 04/2000: Head of the Department of Biophysics, Faculty of Biology of YSU
05/1995 - 06/1995: Visiting Researcher at Paris -7 University, France
09/1992 - 06/1994: Professor of the Department of Biophysics, Faculty of Biology of YSU 
01/1979 - 09/1992: Docent (Assistant Professor) of the Department of Biophysics, Faculty of Biology, YSU
09/1987 - 02/1988: Visiting Researcher at the Department of Reproductive Endocrinology, Harbin Medical University, China
09/1977 - 01/1979: Senior Scientific Researcher of the Department of Biophysics, Faculty of Biology, YSU
11/1977 - 08/1978: Visiting Scholar, Institute of Biochemistry of Bologna University, Italy
09/1975 - 09/1977: Junior Scientific Researcher of the Department of Biophysics, Faculty of Biology of YSU.

Academic courses
1. Courses of “General Biophysics”, “Molecular Endocrinology” at the Department of Biophysics, Faculty of Biology, YSU;
2. The course of “General Biophysics” at the Department of Biology, Faculty of Biology, YSU;
3. The course of “Mechanisms of Hormone Action” at the Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Biology, YSU.

Scale of professional interests
Molecular and Cell Biology, Biochemistry of Hormone Action on Cell 
Membrane and Nuclei Level; Molecular Biophysics, Modeling of Enzyme- 
Substrate Interactions.

Participation in grant projects
1. 09.2002 - 07.2005: ISTC Project A-773;
2. 09.2003 - 09.2005: TEMPUS Joint European Educational Project;
3. 2002, 2004, 2005: OSI Grants for Interactive Courses of General Biology and Ecology for Secondary Schools.
4. 01.2011 - 10.2011: OSI Grant for Developing of Educational Program on Bioinformatics

Languages
Armenian (native), Russian (fluent), English (good), Italian (poor).

Professional membership (NGO, professional council, editorial staff of scientific journal, funds etc.)
1985 - Present:Scientific Special Council for award of scientific degree (D.Sci and Ph.D.) on Biophysics and Biochemistry of YSU
1994 - Present: Scientific Special Council for award of scientific degree (D.Sci and Ph.D.) on Biochemistry, Molecular and Cellular Biology of the Institute of Biochemistry of Armenian National Academy of Sciences
1994 - 2000: Council of Faculty of Biology, YSU
1995 - Present: Scientific Council of Yerevan State University
1995 - Present:Council of Yerevan State University 
1995 - 1996: Commission of Scientific-Technical Development Attached to Prime Minister of Armenia
1997 - 1998: Commission of Scientific-Technical Policy Attached to President of Armenia
1999 - Present: Academician of Armenian Branch of Russian Academy of Natural Sciences
2000 - Present: Council of Faculty of Biology, YSU; Head of the Council
2003 - Present: Large Council of Faculty of Biology; Head of the Council
2002 - 2005: Editorial Board of the Journal “Gitutyun yev Technika” (“Science and Technics”)
2002 - 2007: Expert Commission of “Hayastan” Foundation for Award of President Prize in Science 
2003 - 2006: Editorial Board of the Journal “Gitelik” (“Knowledge”)
2003 - 2009: Council of NFSAT Foundation 
2005 - Present: Editorial Advisory Council of the Journal “Blood”
2006 - Present: Associate Member of Armenian National Academy of Sciences 
2008 - Present: Editor in Chief of the «Journal of Biological Sciences».
2008 - Present: Member of ISTC Armenian Branch Board.
2011 - Present: Member of Expert Commission for Award of Republican Prize in Natural Sciences

Awards received
1999: Honorary Diploma of the Ministry of Education and Science 
2007: Golden Medal of Yerevan State University
2009: Honoured Scientist of Armenia

Marat A. Grigoryan Dean of Geography and Geology Faculty

Education
1958: Technical college of food industry
1960: Geological faculty of YSU
1967: Moscow State University, PhD study

Scientific degree
1973: Candidate of Geological Sciences
1976: Associate Professor

Work experience
1966: Geological administration of Armenian SSR, specialist-geophysicist of seismology exploration expedition
1966: Faculty of Geology of YSU, Chair of Geophysics, assistant professor
1973: Chair of Geophysics of YSU, chief lecturer
1974: Leader of geological-geophysical expedition in Adler-Sochi-Dagomis coastal area (landslide processes research)
1976: Head of Chair of Geophysics, YSU
1988 - 1989: Syrian Arabic Republic, chief expert in choosing a construction place for planned nuclear power station
1980 - 2008: Dean of the Faculty of Geology of YSU
Since 2008: Director of “Geological Research Center” Ltd. 
Since 2008: Dean of the Faculty of Geography and Geology, YSU

Courses taught
“Geophysics”, “Seismology exploration”, “Objects of study of seismology exploration”, “Engineering seismology exploration”

Scientific-research interests
Investigation of the deeper structure of earth’s crust, seismology, engineering geophysics, research of hazardous geological processes (particularly, landslides), assessment of slopes’ stability using the complex geophysical methods, analysis of the issues of hydrogeology and engineering geology.

Language skills
Armenian (native), Russian (fluent), German (satisfactory)

Participation in international conferences and seminars
Dublin (1978), Cannes (1979), Venice (1981), Iran, Russia, Armenia

Public-scientific activities
Member of the European Association of Geophysics

Government awards and honorary titles
Anania Shirakatsi medal, Gold medal of Ministry of Education and Science of RA, Gold medal of YSU.

Professional training
1966 - 1967: Moscow State University

Tariel V. Ghochikyan Dean of Pharmacology and Chemistry Faculty

Education
Yerevan State University, 1971-1977

Academic degree
PhD Thesis “The new synthesis on the base 2-acetyl-5-alkoxy-4-pentanolides”. Supervisors: A.Avetisyan, V.Harutyunyan. Qualification: PhD.. 1986 
Doctoral work. Doctoral Thesis “The synthesis on the base five member saturated
mono and dilactons” Supervisor: RA NAS, academia A.Avetisyan. Qualification : Doctor of sciences (Chemistry). Final result Professor.2009

Professional experience
The younger scientific worker (employee) at the chair of organic chemistry. 01.1986 - 01.1987
Senior Researcher at the chair of organic chemistry. Preparation and publication of manuscripts for demonstrative experiments in chemistry. Preparation and supervision of seminars. 01.1987- 10.1991
Teaching duties - Preparation and supervision seminars. Practical laboratory training of organic chemistry. 
Introduction of the developed methods in the factory of Yerevan Chemical Reactive.
Associate Professor of Organic Chemistry. 10.1991 - 02.2010
The lecturer.
Teaching duties - Undergraduate partical laboratory training. Teaching and laboratory supervision for master students. Preparation and supervision of master studens and Phd students.
Professor and dean of department Chemistry. 02-2010-till now

Academic courses
Course on Organic Chemistry 
Methods of analyses organic compounds.
Functional analyses of organic compoundes
The methods of fine synthesis of organic compounds.

Scale of professional interests
Chemical synthesis: Syntheses based on the saturated 5-membered lactones. Synthesis of heterocyclic compounds on the base of butanolids. Syntheses of spiro heteryl composed. Research communication between structure and bioactivity of there.
Preparative methods: Chromatography/HPLC.
Analytical methods: Gas chromatography (operation of GLC, GC/MS). NMR (routine measurements of 1H and 13C, 1D, 2D) analysis of organic compounds. Photometric assays (quantification of proteins, carbohydrates and carotenes). Electrophoresis (SDS-PAGE). Thin layer chromatography (TLC)

Participation in grant projects (present and past)
1998 - 2000 year: А-108 and 2000 - 2003 year. А - 356. 
2007 - till now: project A-1677

Languages
Armenian, Russian, Germany

Professional membership
1998 - 2010: Member of Counsel of Science YSU Chemistry Department 
2010 - till now: Dean of Counsel of Science YSU Chemistry Department

Awards received
Gold Medal of YSU , 2010 

Seda Q. Gasparyan Head of English Philology Chair

Employment
1993 -until now - Yerevan State University, Romance and Germanic Philology Department, Yerevan, Armenia 
Professor, Head of English Philology Department 
1991-1993 - Yerevan State University, Romance and Germanic Philology Department, Yerevan, Armenia 
Associate Professor 
1989-1991 - Yerevan State University, Romance and Germanic Philology Department, Yerevan, Armenia 
Senior Researcher 
1985-1989 - Yerevan State University, Romance and Germanic Philology Department, Yerevan, Armenia 
Assistant Professor 
1982-1985 - Yerevan State University, Romance and Germanic Philology Department, Yerevan, Armenia 
Teacher of English 
1971-1979 - Yerevan State University, Romance and Germanic Philology Department, Yerevan, Armenia 
Teacher of English 
1967-1971 - Yerevan State University, Romance and Germanic Philology Department, Yerevan, Armenia 
Lab. Assistant 

Education
1989-1994 - Doctor of Philology Degree (doctor)
Research: “Simile as Explanation in Intellective Prose and a Means of Linguopoetic Creativity in Verbal Art”
Moscow State Lomonosov University, English Language Department, Moscow, Russia
1979-1983 - PhD Degree (candidate)
Research: “The Polyphony of Words in Poetic Similes”
Moscow State Lomonosov University, English Language Department, Moscow, Russia
1963-1968 - Diploma
Yerevan State University, Faculty of Philology, English Philology Department
Yerevan, Armenia 
1952-1963 - Certificate
High School after Nar-Dos, Yerevan, Armenia

Courses Taught and Research Experience
Academic English: theory and method, Linguostylistics, Linguopoetics, Functional Stylistics, Text Interpretation, Linguodidactics of Literary Texts,
Guidance and supervision of BA, MA and PhD researches and Doctorates. 
PhD (Candidate) research supervisor to:
1. "National Identity in British Linguoculture" (defended in 2011)
2. "The Problem of Equivalence in the English Translation of Movses Khorenatsi's 
3. "History of Armenia" (defended in 2010). 
4. "A Textological Study of Filmreview" (defended in 2010). 
5. “Management of Culture-Bound Elements in Non-Native English Discourse” (defended in 2010).
6. "The Functional-Communicative Value of Literary Critical Texts" (defended in 2009).
7. "Stylistic Devices in the Light of Pragmastylistics" (defended in 2008).
8. "Literary Symbol in the Individual Style of a Writer" (defended in 2007).
9. "The Language and Style of Patent Specification" (defended in 2006).
10. "Literary Allusion as an Object of Hermeneutical Study" (with special reference to H.Jamse’s works) (defended in 2005). 
11. "Public Writing as an Object of Functional Study" (defended in 2003).
12. "The Categorization of Emotions in the Process of Learning English" (defended in 2003).
13. "The Cognitive Value of Epithet in the Bible (with special reference to the Gospel according to Saint John)" (defended in 2002).
14. "The Linguostylistic Expression of the Comical in English (with special reference to the works of Bernard Shaw and O’Henry)" (defended in 2001).
15. "The Cultural Aspect of English Phraseological Units as a Problem of Translation" (defended in 2001).
16. "Simile as an Element of the Writer's Individual Style" (defended in 2001).
17. "The Linguopoetics of Metaphor in Verbal Art" (defended in 2000).
18. "The Semantic Aspects of Zoosemic Adjectives in Contemporary English" (defended in 1999).
19. "Synonymy of Temporal Syntactic Constructions in English" (defended in 1996).
Doctorate advisor to:
1. "The Pragmacognitive Aspect of Speech Interaction in English" (defended in 2010). 
2. "A Work of Verbal Art and Its Translation as an Object of Overall Philological Study" (defended in 2007).

Supervision of Research Projects
1. "The Interaction of Functional Styles as a Speechological Problem" (2008-2010).
2. "The Linguopoetic Value of Stylistic Devices in Verbal Art" (2005-2007). 
3. "Philological Interpretation of Texts" (2002-2004). 
4. "ESP: theory and method" (1999-2001).
5. "On the Problem of Understanding Literature" (1995-1998). 

Other Professional Activities
1. Organizing international conferences, seminars, round-table discussions on theoretical and practical questions of English Studies and teacher training.
2. Coordinating and orienting the professional work of Anglicists in the Republic within the scope of the activities of the Armenian Association for the Study of English.
3. Providing educational and scientific advice to specialists in the sphere of English Philology.
4. Making efforts to enlarge international contacts and collaboration in the Field of English Studies.

Membership
2009-until now - Founder and Editor-in-Chief of the annual publication “Language and Literature in the Contemporary Paradigm of Scientific Knowledge”.
2006-until now - Editorial Advisory Board Member of the European Journal of English Studies (EJES - Official Journal of the European Society for the Study of English), Routledge: Taylor & Francis Group.
2005-until now - Founder and Editor-in-Chief of Armenian Folia Anglistika: International Journal of English Studies (Reviewed Academic Journal of the Armenian Association for the Study of English), Yerevan, Lusakn Publishers.
2004-until now - Member of the Editorial Board of Kantegh (Periodical of ANAS – Armenian National Academy of Sciences), Yerevan, Asoghik Publishers.
2003-until now - Board Member of ESSE (European Society for the Study of English).
2003-until now - President of ASSE (Armenian Association for the Study of English - Member 
Association of the European Society for the Study of English).
2000- until now - Chairperson of the English Language Methodological Council of the Ministry of Education and Science, RA.
1994-until now - Chairperson of the YSU Specialized Research Council of Germanic Languages. 
1994-until now - Member of the Academic Council of Yerevan State University.

Awards
1. Commemorative Medal and prize for “The Best Research Work of the Year” awarded by the Armenian World Congress , Union of Russian Armenians and Armenian National Academy of Sciences (2010)
2. For Significant Career Achievements in the Fields of Science and Education 
a/ RA Prime Minister’s Commemorative Medal (2009) 
b/ Diploma of RA Ministry of Education and Science (2008, 2006, 2004)
c/ YSU Commemorative Gold Medal (2006)
d/ YSU Commemorative Silver Medal (1999)
e/ International “Who is Who” Prize (1998)

Yuri S. Avetisyan Head of Armenian Language Chair

Education
1978 - 1983: Armenian Language and Literature, Armenian Philology
Department, Yerevan State University, Diploma 

Academic degree
2002: “The Language of Western Armenian Poetry” Diploma of Doctor of Philology (Armenian) from ANA Language Institute
1987: Diploma of Candidate of Philology (Armenian) from ANA Language Institute

Professional experience
1988 - up to now: associate professor, professor - Chair of Armenian Language, YSU
2009 - up to now: head of the Chair of Armenian Diaspora Studies, YSU

Academic courses
Western Armenian (Bachelor’s Degree)
Armenian Language and Literature ( Bachelor’s Degree)
Western Armenian Grammar (Master’s Degree)
The Language of Western Armenian Poetry (Master’s 
Degree)

Scale of professional interests
Western Armenian, Rhetorics, Modern Armenian Grammar

Languages
Armenian, Russian (fluent), German (conversational)

Professional membership
Member of Specialized Council 019 for Awarding 
Scientific Degrees in Armenian Language 
Member of Publishing Council of YSU 
Member of the editorial staff of the journal 
«Language and Education» 
Advisory Board of the Ministry of Diaspora, RA

Awards received
"Haykashen Uzunyan" annual award conferred by 
"Tekehyan" Cultural Union

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Rafik Grigoryan Rafik Grigoryan YSU Chief Accountant
Hrachik Mirzoyan Hrachik Mirzoyan Chief Editor of “Banber Yerevani Hamalsarani”

Education
1958 - 1963: YSU, Department of History
1963 - 1966: YSU, Post-graduate studies

Academic degree
Candidate of Philosophical Sciences, “Philosophy of Simeon Djughayetsi”, 1967, YSU.
Doctor of Philosophical Sciences, “Critical analysis of Armenian Philosophical Thought of 17th Century”, 1984, YSU

Professional experience
1971: Docent, Chair of History of Philosophy 
1978: Professor, Chair of History of Philosophy
1998 - 2004: Dean, Department of Philosophy, Sociology and Psychology
2005 - present: Dean, Department of Philosophy and Psychology

Academic courses
History of Armenian Philosophy, History of Modern Philosophy 

Framework of Scientific Research
Armenian Philosophy, History of Culture

Languages
Armenian, Russian, German (with vocabulary)

Membership in Professional Organizations
Deputy Head of Professional Council 013

Awards
Honarary Certificate of Supreme Council of Armenian Soviet Socialist Republic
2 golden medals of YSU

Levon Avetisyan Editor of “Banber Yerevani Hamalsarani”

Education 
1971 - 1977: Armenian Language and Literature, Armenian Philology Department, Yerevan State University, Diploma 

Academic degree 
2010: “Words Denoting Trade in Armenian”, Diploma of Candidate of Philology (Armenian) from ANA Language Institute 

Professional experience 
1978 - 2010: “Banber Yerevanie Hamalsaranie” academic journal, Editorial Secretary 
2010 - up to now: “Banber Yerevanie Hamalsaranie” academic journal, Vice Editor-in-Chief 
2006 - 2009: Lecturer of Armenian, Chair of Armenian, YSU 
2009 - up to now: Lecturer of Armenian, Chair of Armenian Diaspora Studies, YSU 

Awards received 
2010: Gold medal from YSU 
2007: Silver medal from YSU

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