Kazakhstan Institute for Strategic Studies

under the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan

Address of the President to the people of Kazakhstan

Third Modernization of Kazakhstan

"Only those nations who manage to set the future goals and proceed resolutely facing the challenges,

instead of sitting on the hedge and waiting, are the winners."

KazISS Introduces New Deputy Director



On June 12, 2017, the KazISS Director Zarema Shaukenova introduced the newly appointed Deputy Director Marat Zhumagulov to the staff of the Institute. Marat Zhumagulov will be responsible for the human resources, documentation and accounting, as well as the administrative affairs and public relations.

         Marat Zhumagulov (LLD) is a member of the Legal Council of the “Nur Otan” Party and of the Qualification Commission of the Supreme Judicial Council of Kazakhstan as well as of the Lawyers’ Union of Kazakhstan.

His professional experience includes various positions in the internal affairs bodies, namely the Ministry of Justice, the Supreme Court, and the Prosecutor General's Office of Kazakhstan as well as senior managerial positions in a number of research and higher educational institutions.

         Marat Zhumagulov is the author of more than 70 publication in Kazakhstan and the CIS.

         Prior this appointment, Dr. Zhumagulov headed the Institute for Applied Research of the Academy of Public Administration under the President of Kazakhstan.