curriculum vitae


Name:                            PROF. DR. MEKVABIDZE RUIZAN
Address:                        26/23,PARNAVAZI STR. 1400, GORI, GEORGIA
Telephone:                    +995 58751613
Nationality:                    Georgian


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  


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

 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


 November,2008 – February, 2009

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

Tourism and Business Management (Distance Learning Course) 

 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

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


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
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

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

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

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seminar- workshop

On January 27, 2022 faculty of pedagogy and methodology organized a practical seminar- workshop on children’s rights issues in Georgian children...

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Clinic of Practical Law and the faculty of Social Sciences, with support of the Embassy of the United States of America, organized a webinar on the role of a...

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