curriculum vitae

 

Name:                            PROF. DR. MEKVABIDZE RUIZAN
Address:                        26/23,PARNAVAZI STR. 1400, GORI, GEORGIA
Telephone:                    +995 58751613
E-mail:                           gsu@grt.ge
Nationality:                    Georgian


WORK EXPERIENCE

Dates Name and address of employer  Occupation or position held   Teaching Disciplines
From2007 to present  Gori University/Gori State Teaching University, 53 Chavchavadze ave, Gori, Georgia  Academic doctor; professor, Leader of econometrics study center  Research Methods in Business and Economics; Econometrics, Decision making technology in practice,  Research Methods and Models in Business and Tourism Management
From 1983 - to 2007  Gori State University, 53 Chavchavadze ave, Gori, Georgia  Docent; Director of the international center of information and communication; Leader of econometrics study center  General Statistics; Game Theory; Methods of Optimization; Operation Research; Mathematical Methods in Economics; Econometrics
From 2002-to 2009  IREX/IATP Internet access training center  Coordinator  
From1965-1971 & 1974-1983 Research Institute of Automation, 9, Shindisi Road, Gori, Georgia Senior researcher  


EDUCATION AND TRAINING:

Date                  Organization                  

                   Principal subjects
                                       

Title of awarde

2014- 2015  Vilnius Gediminas   Technical   University,   Lithuania  Post-doc Research By BACKIS EMA2-Lot5: Decision   Making   TechnologyII,

 From business modeling to business management

Certificate
 2013  Warsaw University of Life   Science-   SGGW  Academic staff, in the frame of Erasmus Mundus Action 2,     ALRAKIS II: Decision Making Technology in Practice Certificate
 05/07/2009 -05/07/2012  ISET/OSI/HESP  Excellent Teaching for Decision Making in Economics Certificate
 2007-2008  Iowa State University , USA;   Community Cooleges for   International Development  Full course on Modern Teaching, Learning and   Assessment Methodology of Business an   Economics Certificate
 30 March - 4 April, 2009

Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, Center of Economic Education&Development of
Georgia, TSU

Research Methods in Economic Education

Certificate

 November,2008 – February, 2009

IREX(International Research Exchange)/IATP(Internet Access Training program)

Tourism and Business Management (Distance Learning Course) 

 Certificate
 3/06/06-10/06/06 and 24/05/06-29/05/06 Caucasus Research Resources Center, , Tbilisi

Research Methods in Remittances and Migration Research & Migration, Remittances and
Development

 Certificate
 1991 Academy of Science, Moscow   Docent’s Diploma (docent of the faculty of Mathematical Methods and Models), # #041653,

1991,Moscow

1975   Academy of Science, Moscow    Diploma of candidate of TS #056267, 25 August, 1982, Moscow
 10/12/74 – 02/03/75  Kiev brаnch of Moscow Institute of training for specialists and administrative personnel  Programming.,  Certificate # 196 , Kiev, Ukrain ,1975 
 1971-1974  Lomonosov Moscow State university , Moscow  Applied Mathematics Mathematician , Diploma Ю 673183 , 1974, Moscow  
 1971-1974  Ministry of Education, Tbilisi, GEORGIA  English Language Course

Certificate # 378 (Excellence),1971, Tbilisi, Georgia 

1963   Baratashvili Pedagogical State Institute  Mathematics Teacher of Mathematics, Diploma : P #120255 
 
 
Summer and Winter Schools:

  1. Tallinn Summer School 2010 “Social Work and Social Policy” Issues in Estonia< July 22 -30. 2010 Certificate N 8.2-11/644/9, Tallinn July 30,2010
  2. How we teach Social Sciences, 16 -21 February, Borjomi-Likani, 2001 Georgia Supporter : « Open Society-Georgia Foundation »
  3. Quantitive Methods in Social Sciences. The presenter Gabrielle Cappai,German, 24-31 July, 2001 Bakuriani.
  4. Teaching Methodology, Quality and Qualification . The presenter : Sophie Huwlet, the director of special programs, CEU, 1-3 December, Gudauri, 2001
PROJECTS AND GRANTS
 
N Dates Project name Financial Suporter
 1  29/09/97 – 29/09/98

Enhancement of GSU Library with Modern Economic Literature
& creation of the International Center of Information and Communication

# C97-1036,; Supporter: Eurasia Foundation
2 10/10/98-18/10/98

Travel grant for preparing a lecture course on Econometrics. Host University: Moscow new
Economic School

HESP&OSGF
06/98, 01/06/98-01/06/99 Modern Methods of Econometrics Teaching Supporter: OSGF /HESP/
08/10/99-08/10/00 Creation of econometrics Study center OSGF /HESP/06/99,
06/00, 08/02/2001- 05/06/01 Course of Lectures on Econometrics OSGF /HESP/
6  08/11/99-08/11/00 Free Flow of Information/ communication and information The Department of USA of Educational and Cultural Affairs
09/05/00 – 09/05/01 Creating Internet Resources on Gori and Gori Region The Department of USA of Educational and Cultural Affairs
10/2000-06/2002

For the Reforms of Finance and banking studying” together with TSU, France (Paris 1) and
Lisbon (Institute of management

TEMPUS- Contract N CD_JEP-21058-2000
9 01/01/2002- - 04/30/2008 IREX/IATP Gori Internet Center The Department of USA of Educational and Cultural Affairs, #ECAAE-04--GR-085DH
10 2010-2013

Erasmus Mundus Exchange Program, Action 2 Partnership for Georgia, Armenia and Azerbaijan

Euro commission
11  2009-2013 XPLOIT, 504725-LLP-1-2009-1-DK-KA4-KA4MP, Agreement number: - 2009 – 5198 / 001 – 001 Euro commission
12  2011-2015

Internationalization in Central Asia and the Eastern Neighbouring Area (ICAEN), 516663-
TEMPUS-1-2011-1-ES-TEMPUS-SMGR - Tempus IV 4th call for proposals EACEA/32/2010

Euro commission
13  2011-2012 Studying module: Decision making technology for social policy analysis grant# 677 11 210 3116 20, EWMI, USAD
14  2012-2016

Erasmus Mundus Exchange programme, Action 2 Partnership, strand 1-LOT 5, between European, Black Sea and Caspian Sea, Universities (BACKIS)

Euro commission
15  2012-2016

Leading and Mnaging Change in Higher Education, Joint Projects / Structural Measures,
530621- TEMPUS-1-2012-1-BG-JPGR, # 2012-3072/001-001

Euro commission
16  2014-2017

LMPH « licenicence Masters professionnels en management des activités hôtelières pour le
développement de l’industrie touristique en Géorgie, Azerbaïdjan et Moldavie
№ 544191 -Tempus 1-2013-1-PT JPCR

Euro commission

 

PUBLICATIONS:   95 ; Inventions:7; Text books 5; Monographs: 3

MEMBERSHIPS:  EDEN (European Distance Education Network ), 2002 - 2009

BECTA (British Educational and Communications & Technology Agency), 2003-2004
The board member of the scientific Journal “Europe is our house”, from 2012

Language skills:  English – good; Russian – Fluent ; Georgian - native