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

A strong system «Responsible State - Responsible Society - 

Responsible Person» must be perpetuated in our country.

Head of Sociological Studies Department, Candidate of Political Sciences

PERSONAL INFORMATION: Kazakh, was born on 14th of March, 1981, in Almaty city

EDUCATION: Graduated from Al-Farabi Kazakh National University, Department of Philosophy and Political Science. Major – Political Science (2003), Postgraduate study at the Institute of Philosophy and Political Science of Committee on Science of the Ministry of Education and Science of Republic of Kazakhstan (2008)

ACADEMIC DEGREE: Candidate of Political Science (2009)

The topic of the dissertation: «State building as a factor in the formation of the national identity of Kazakhstan».

PROFESSIONAL CAREER:

  • 2004 – 2012 –  Junior research fellow, Research fellow, Senior research fellow of the Institute of Philosophy and Political Science of Committee on Science of the Kazakhstan Ministry of Education and Science.
  • 2009 – 2013 – Project Manager, Head of Expert and Applied Department Of Institute of Policy Decisions.
  • 2013 – 2015 – Head of Department of Social and Policy Studies of the Institute for Strategy Studies under the President of Kazakhstan.
  • 2015 – 2018  –  Head of the Representative Office of the KazISS under the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan in Almaty
  • 2018 – 2019  – Deputy Director of KazISS under the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan
  • 2019 – 2020  – Counselor of  Director of KazISS under the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan
  • September 2020 – Chief research fellow of the KazISS  under the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan
  • Since October 2020 – Head of Sociological Studies Department of the KazISS  under the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan