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.

 

 

Research fellow of the Department of international studies, master of public affairs, master of international relations

PERSONAL INFORMATION: Was born on the 16th of June, 1982, in Pavlodar city.

EDUCATION:

  • 2004 - graduated with honours from the Kazakh university of the Humanities and Law majoring in «Jurisprudence», with the «Lawyer» qualification, Pavlodar, Kazakhstan.
  • 2006 - graduated with honours from the Institute of diplomacy of the Academy of public administration under the President of the RK, Master of international relations, Astana, Kazakhstan.
  • 2011 - graduated from The Lyndon B. Johnson School of public affairs at The University of Texas at Austin, Master of public affairs, Austin, USA.

ADDITIONAL EDUCATION:

  • October 24, 2003 - “Democratization of local government processes” course, “Pavlodar Regional School of Management” public fund (with the support of the US Embassy in Kazakhstan).
  • June 2005 - August 2005 - "English as a second language" course, Rice University, School of Continuing Education, Houston, USA.
  • August 2005 - September 2005 - Semi-intensive English course, "ELS" Language Center, Houston, USA.

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:

  • 2006 - 2008 - Expert of the Department of consular-legal and migration issues, Department of consular services, Ministry of foreign affairs of the RK, Astana, Kazakhstan.
  • May 2008 - July 2008 - Acting attache of the Department of consular-legal and migration issues,  Department of consular services, Ministry of foreign affairs of the RK, Astana, Kazakhstan.
  • 2013 - 2014 - Research assistant on the project: “The rights of migrants in the post-soviet immigration regime”, private entity “Nazarbayev University Research and Innovation System”, Astana, Kazakhstan.
  • May 2014 - December 2014 - Chief expert of the Office of administrative and organizational issues, Institute of professional development of teachers of Astana city, branch of the JSC “NCPD “Orleu”, Astana, Kazakhstan.
  • 2014 - 2015 - Corporate Secretary at the JSC “NCPD “Orleu”, Astana, Almaty, Kazakhstan.
  • Since March 2016 – Research fellow at the Department of foreign policy and international security at KazISS under the President of the RK, Astana, Kazakhstan.

AWARDS:

  • Honorary certificate of the Kazakh university of the Humanities and Law of Pavlodar (2004).
  • Letter of thanks of the Ministry of foreign affairs of the Republic of Kazakhstan (2007).
  • Honorary certificate of the Kazakhstan institute for strategic studies under the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan (2018).

SCIENTIFIC INTERESTS: foreign policy, development policy, international security.