Kazakhstan Institute for Strategic Studies

under the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan

The Address to the People of Kazakhstan by President

of the Republic of Kazakhstan – Kassym-Jomart Tokayev

“Constructive Public Dialogue – the Basis of Stability

and Prosperity of Kazakhstan”

Only through a constant dialogue between the Government and society

can a harmonious state be built in the context of modern geopolitics.

 

 

PERSONAL INFORMATION: Was born in 17th of September, 1978, Karaganda city

EDUCATION:

  • Karaganda College of Humanities (1996 - 1998)
  • Bachelor’s Degree: Buketov Karaganda State University, Department of Philosophy and Psychology (1998 - 2002)
  • Master’s Degree: Gumilyov Eurasian National University, Department of Political Science (2002 - 2004)
  • PhD: Gumilyov Eurasian National University, Department of Political Science (2007 - 2010)
  • Scientific internship INTO University of East Anglia (UK), Central European University (Hungary). International scholarship of the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan "Bolashak" (2013)

ACADEMIC DEGREE: Doctor Ph.D in the specialty 23.00.00. - political science.

RESEARCH AND TRAININGS:

  • Representative power and political institutions: comparative analysis, 25-29 November, 2005;
  • Current Policy in Central Asia, October-November, 2008;
  • PR Memleket sayasatyn tүsіndіrude tehnologiyalardyқ oldanu, 2010;
  • Sociology in policy as a method of influence and manipulation, May.2011;
  • Research Methodology: Theory and Practice, April .2011;
  • Training and Project Management, April, 2011;
  • Conflict Management", April, 2011;
  • Statistical methods of social research, January-February, 2012;
  • Regional security and cooperation in the Asia-Pacific (APR, March, 2012;
  • Publication in peer-reviewed journals, March, 2012;
  • Thomson Reuters Scientific and Scholarly Research», April, 2012;
  • Political Forecasting and Modeling, April, 2014;
  • Research Paradigms of Political Science by Angers Wierzbicki, University of Warsaw, March, 2014;
  • Introduction to SPSS (Central European University), November 2013;
  • How to write policy briefs (Central European University), November, 2013;
  • College Writing 2.1x: Principle of Written English (University of California, Berkeley through edX), November, 2013 - May, 2014
  • English Composition I: Achieving Expertise» (Duke University, Coursera), April-August, 2014;
  • Writing for Academic Journal Publication by Professor R. Bantel (Gumilev University), October-December, 2014;
  • New informational communicative methods for high school teaching - October 2014;
  • Internet and politics – October, 2014;
  • How to use R (stats) package in political study – November, 2014;
  • Seminar: How to write a research article - November 27 2014.

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:

  • 2003 - 2004 – Lecturer: S.Seifullin's Kazakh University 
  • 2004 - 2006 – Lecturer: Gumilyov National Eurasian University, International Relations Department
  • 2006 - 2007 – Senior Lecturer: Gumilyov National Eurasian University, International Relations Department 
  • 2008 - 2009 – Senior Research Fellow: Center for Military and Strategic Studies, Ministry of Defense of Kazakhstan 
  • September 2010 - January 2015 – Assistant Professor: Gumilyov National Eurasian University, Department of Journalism and Political Science
  • Since January until July 2015 – Senior Research Fellow: KazISS, Department of Social and Political Analysis.
  • Since Jule 2015 – Department Head, KazISS, Department of Social and Political Analysis

AWARDS:

  • Jubilee Medal "20th Anniversary of the Assembly of the People of Kazakhstan", (2015)
  • Anniversary medal "25th anniversary of Independence of Kazakhstan", (2016)
  • The anniversary medal "20 years of Astana", (2018)

DEPARTMENTAL AWARDS:

  • Certificate of honor of the KazISS under the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan (2015)
  • Breastplate "For merits in the development of science of the Republic of Kazakhstan" (2016)
  • Diploma of the Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Kazakhstan (2016)
  • Anniversary medal "25th anniversary of the KazISS under the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan" (2018)

PUBLICATIONS: more than thirty articles on the development of analytical centers, political technologies, domestic policy of the Republic of Kazakhstan. The author of the monograph «Саясаттағы сараптамалық талдау орталықтары: әлемдік тәжірибе және Қазақстан». She participated as a researcher, analyst in 17 different scientific projects of the MES of the Republic of Kazakhstan, government bodies and analytical centers.