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
3  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/
 08/11/99-08/11/00 Free Flow of Information/ communication and information The Department of USA of Educational and Cultural Affairs
7  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:   99 ; Inventions:7;  Monographs: 3

Text books 6

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

The board member of the scientific work of Opole University of Technology “Business and Mangement in the Light  of Poland’s and Worldwide  Safety” from 2018

Projects:

 #

 Name of the project

Period of realisation

1

Ersmus+ programme, Key action 1-Mobility for learners and staff- Higher Education Student  and Staff Mobility betweem Ubiversities: Gori Statae Teaching Universirt (Georgia) and Pomeranie University in Slupsk https://www.apsl.edu.pl/

 

2018-2019

2

 Ersmus+ programme, Key action 1-Mobility for learners and staff- Higher Education Student  and Staff Mobility betweem Ubiversities: Gori Statae Teaching Universirt (Georgia), Opole University of Technology (Poland)http://www.po.opole.pl/

 

2017-2019

3

Ersmus+ programme, Key action 1-Mobility for learners and staff- Higher Education Student  and Staff Mobility betweem Ubiversities: Gori Statae Teaching Universirt (Georgia),Varna University of Management (Bulgaria)https://vum.bg/

  2016-2017

4

Ersmus+ programme, Key action 1-Mobility for learners and staff- Higher Education Student  and Staff Mobility betweem Ubiversities: Gori Statae Teaching Universirt (Georgia), The Podhale State Higher Vocational School in Nowy Targ. http://www.ppwsz.edu.pl/

2017-2019

5

Ersmus+ programme, Key action 1-Mobility for learners and staff- Higher Education Student  and Staff Mobility betweem Ubiversities: Gori Statae Teaching Universirt (Georgia), Kahramanmara Suctu Imam University (Turkeyhttp://www.ksu.edu.tr/

2016-2018

6

Ersmus+ programme, Key action 1-Mobility for learners and staff- Higher Education Student  and Staff Mobility betweem Ubiversities: Gori Statae Teaching Universirt (Georgia),Varna University of Management (Bulgariahttps://vum.bg/

2017-2019(21) 

7

Hotel management study program development on BA and MA levels in Georgia, Azerbaihjan  and Moldova № 544191 -Tempus 1-2013-1-PT PCR .   http://tempus.lmph.eu/

2014-2018

8

 Research Capacity building in South Caucasus Universities  544047-TEMPUS-1-2013-1-GE TEMPUS -JPGR                                               

2014-2016

9

 Internationalization between Central Asia and East Neibghor Area (ICAEN)  516663-  TEMPUS-  1-2011-1-ES-TEMPUS-SMGR-Tempus IV EACEA/32/2010http://institucional.us.es/tempusicaen/

 2011-2015

10

BACIS –Erasmus Mundus, action 2, mobilitybetween European universities and Caucasus universities (Georgia,Armenia, Azerb-aijan) and Ukraine)  http://www.wbackis.univ-montp2.fr/contact

2012 - 2016

11

Management Changes in Higher Education La MANCH  IV-530621-TEMPUS-1-  2012-1BG-TEMPUS-JPGR http://www.lamanche-tempus.eu/

 2012 - 2015

12

ALRAKIS II Erasmus     Mundus action 2, grant #2012-2733 (http://www.alrakis2.eu/)

25/09/2013    - 04/11/2013

13

 Study module: Decision making  for social sciences. Grant:   677 11 210  3016  20.   (East-West management Institute-G - PAC) CA # 114-A-10-00005, USAID

 2011 - 2012

 

 14 

Creation Distance Learning center with study materials in the Moodle environment. Supporter: USA, Department of Cultural and Foreign Affairs. Grant # Award number: S-GE800-10-GR-107

 2010-2011

15

 For distance learning establishment. Participants: National Accred. Center, Tbilisi State university, Gori University, Batumi University, Tallinn  university. Supporter: East-West Management Institute 

 2009-2010

16

Erasmus Mundus exchange program . Partnership between Georgia, Azerbaijan, Armenia and European universities  http://erasmusmundus5.teithe.gr/

 2010-2013

 

17

“XPLOIT” 504725-LLP-1-2009-1-DK-KA4-KA4MP. Contract # 2009-5198/001-001. http://eacea.ec.europa.eu/LLp/project_reports/documents/ka4/2009/final_reports/KA4-KA4MP-504725-Xploit.pdf

 2010-2013

18

The Art of Decision Making in Economics. Supporter:  ISET/OSI/HESP                                                             

 2009-2012

19

Education and Remembrance The Council of Europe Pestalozzi training Programme for education. Pestalozzi grant

 4/10/2008-10/10/08

20

 .City Learning Net. EACEA, eacea.ec.europa.eu    Gori University Associate partner

 2006-2009

21

 IREX/IATP Gori Internet Center. Supporter: USA, Department of Cultural and Foreign Affairs. Grant # ECAAE-04-GR-085DH.

2001-2009

22

 For Finance and Banking Reforms . TEMPUS project between Tbilisi State University, Pari-8 University (France), Lisboa Management University (Portugal). TEMPUS, Contract # N CD  JEP-21058-2000

2000-2002

23

   Website: http://gori.iatp.org.ge .grant: IREX/IATP 2000-GG-O7

2000-2001

24

 Internet resources Gori and Gori Region. Supporter:USA, A Cultural and Foreign Affairs Department. Grant: IA-242-00-G-032

2000-2001

25

 Free Flqw Information. Supporter:USA, A Cultural and Foreign Affairs Department. Grant: IA-242-99-017-G;                       

 1999-2000

26

    Creation the Lecture Course in Econometrics. Supporter: OSGF/HESP

2001-2001

27

 Creation of Econometrics Study CenterSupporter: OSGF/HESP

 1999-2000

28

Modern Methods of Econometrics Study. Supporter:OSGF/HESP

 1998-1999

29

Mobility grant to  the New economic School, Department of Mathematical Methods and Models. Supporter: OSI/HESP                  

 10/10/98-18/10/98

30

 Library enancement      for the study of economics of Gori Economic-Humanitarian Institute . grant # C97-1036, Eurasia Foundation

 29/09/97-29/09/98