Rector

Safoev Sodyq Solikhovich

Education:

Bachelor of Science (1976) and Master of Science in Economics from the Tashkent State University, where he has also completed doctoral work on Problems of labour productivity in the industry in 1984.

As well as he was a visiting scholar at the Harvard University Institute for International Development (1990-1991) and has numerous publications on issues of economy, security and international relations.

 

Fluent in Russian and English

The owner of orders “Mehnat Shuhrati” (2004), “Dustlik” (2011) and “Fidokorona xizmatlari uchun” (2019).

Work activity

  • Chief of the Foreign Economic Relations Department at the Office of the President (1991-1992)
  • Deputy Minister of Foreign Economic Relations (1992-1993)
  • The Minister of Foreign Affairs (2003-2005; 1993-1993)
  • The Ambassador to Germany, Austria and the Netherlands, as well as the Representative of Uzbekistan to OSCE (1993-1996)
  • The State Counselor to the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan (1996)
  • The Ambassador of the Republic of Uzbekistan to the USA and Canada (1996-2001)
  • First Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs-Special Representative of the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan to Afghanistan (2001-2003)
  • Rector of the University of World Economy and Diplomacy (2005)
  • Chairperson of the Committee on Foreign Relations at the Senate of the Oliy Majlis of the Republic of Uzbekistan (2005-2016)
  • Since 2016, the First Deputy Chairman of the Senate of the Oliy Majlis
  • of the Republic of Uzbekistan
  • On July 23, 2021 he has been appointed acting rector of the University of World Economy and Diplomacy.

 


 

Vice Rector for International Relations

Saidkasimov Saidmukhtar

Born in March 1947 in Tashkent. Uzbek.

In 1965 graduated high school with a gold medal.

In 1970 graduated Tashkent State University.

Doctor of Philosophy (1987). Professor (1992)

Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Ambassador of the Republic of Uzbekistan (1994)

Work experience

  • 1970-1983 - teacher, senior researcher, head of the department, chief scientific secretary in research institutes and universities of Tashkent, social and political activist in youth and party organizations.
  • 1983-1986 – head of the department of science and educational institutions of the Tashkent regional party committee.
  • 1986-1988 - First Deputy Chairman of the «Knowledge» organization of Uzbekistan.
  • 1988-1991 - scientific consultant, head of the department of Central Asia and Kazakhstan, Department of Interethnic and Interstate Relations of the Central Committee of the CPSU, Moscow.
  • 1988-1991 - Professor of the Department of Political Science, Moscow State University, Professor of the Department of International Relations in the Academy of Social Sciences (Moscow) (part-time).
  • 1991-1992 - Assistant of the President of Uzbekistan for particularly important assignments.
  • 1992-1993 - State Advisor of the President of Uzbekistan on science, culture, education and social development.
  • 1993-1998 - State Advisor of the President of Uzbekistan on political issues.
  • 1992-1998 - Rector of the University of World Economy and Diplomacy (part-time).
  • 1993-1994 - Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Uzbekistan.
  • 1994-1996 - Deputy Prime Minister of the Republic of Uzbekistan.
  • 1993-1997 - Chairman of the National Commission of Uzbekistan for UNESCO Relations.
  • 1999-2014 - scientific and pedagogical activity: he gave special courses, lectures and reports at Moscow State University, Russian Academy of National Economy and Public Administration under the President of the Russian Federation, Diplomatic Academy of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation, Institute of Oriental Studies of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Academy of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of the Russian Federation, Harvard, Boston, Princeton Universities of the USA, Harvard Institute of International Development, Harvard Business School, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, United States, Academy of Development United States Education, World Bank Institute for Economic Development, University of Westminster and Oxford UK, London School of Economics, Schools e Eastern and African studies of the University of London, universities of France, Japan, China, India, Pakistan, Iran, Turkey, Sri Lanka, Cuba, Mongolia.

    Internship at the Economic Development Institute of the World Bank (Washington, 1995).

    Honorary Director of department of the UNESCO at the University of Zimbabwe (since 1995).
  • 2013-2018 - Professor of Korean, Hankuk, Khanyang, Inha, Aju universities in South Korea.
  • 2018 – Vice-Rector for International Relations, University of World Economy and Diplomacy under the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Uzbekistan.

Vice Rector for Science and Innovation

Gulnoza Ismailova

Was elected as a member of the Central Election Commission of the Republic of Uzbekistan on August 24, 2019.

Areas of specialization:

  • Civil service 
  • Local and Self-governance
  • Constitutional law
  • Administrative law
  • Elections 
  • Parliamentary Law
  • Decentralization of Government and State Authorities

 EMPLOYMENT

  • 2019 - Present - The University of World Economy and Diplomacy / Vice-Rector for Science and Innovation
  • 2018 - 2019 - The University of World Economy and Diplomacy / Dean (International Law Faculty)
  • 2012 - 2018 - The Academy of Public Administration under the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan / Associate Professor (Legal bases of State Structure and Governance Department)
  • 2005 - 2012 - The Academy of State and Social Construction under the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan / Associate Professor

 EDUCATION

  • 2016 - The Academy of Public Administration under the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan / Doctor of Law Sciences
  • 2014 - The Academy of Public Administration under the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan / Associate Professor (Docent)
  • 2007 - Tashkent State University of Economy/ Tashkent. Bachelor of Economics
  • 2005 - The Academy of State and Social Construction under the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan/ Tashkent. Ph.D. in Law
  • 2003 - Tashkent State Institute of Law / Tashkent. Master of Law
  • 2001 - Tashkent State Institute of Law / Tashkent. Bachelor of Law (Diploma with Honors)

TRAINING

  • 2019 - The Training “Legal drafting” Tulane Law School, New Orleans, Louisiana. 
  • 2018 - Comprehensive E-learning course for OSCE/ODIHR Observers. 
  • 2018 - The Training of Trainers “Coaching excellence: from practice to proficiency” organized within the joint project on “Support to Civil Service Training in Uzbekistan” of the Academy of Public Administration under the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan and UNDP. 
  • 2018 - “The organization of the Parliamentary work”, L'ENA Ecole Nationale d'Administration, the course sponsored by French Embassy, Paris, France.
  • 2014 - “Local government”, L'ENA Ecole Nationale d'Administration, the course sponsored by French Embassy, Paris, France.
  • 2013 - The Training on “Standard Parliamentary format of debating” held with the joint support of UNDP/UNV and The Academy of Public Administration under the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan.
  • 2012 - “Fighting corruption”, L'ENA Ecole Nationale d'Administration, the course sponsored by French Embassy, Paris, France.
  • 2011 - “Managing Change in the Public Service”, Singapore Cooperation Training. Award conducted by Civil Service College, sponsored by The Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Singapore

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