Assembly of Science and Art
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Born:   March 1, 1948

Birthplace:   Kosali, Gardabani, Georgia

Citizenship:   Georgia (until 1970), Azerbaijan (1970 to present)

Nationality:    Azerbaijan

Academic degree:   PhD


Hamlet Isakhanli (G.A. Isaev, or H.A. Isayev in mathematical works) finished high school with a gold medal and was admitted to the Faculty of Mechanics and Mathematics of the Baku State University|Azerbaijan State University (present-day Baku State University, BSU) in 1965. He graduated from BSU in 1970 with honors. In the same year, he was admitted to the postgraduate research course (aspirantura) at the Institute of Mathematics and Mechanics, Azerbaijan Academy of Sciences, Baku, Azerbaijan, and sent to Lomonosov Moscow State University for his graduate education and research. In 1973, he defended his dissertation “On Problems of Spectral Theory of Operator Pencils” and received the Ph.D. (Kandidat nauk) degree in Physical-Mathematical sciences.


1965 – Gold Medal Award for highest achievement in high school, Republic of Georgia

1970 – Honors Diploma in Mathematics, Azerbaijan State University, Baku

1994 – Yusif Mamedaliyev Award, in recognition of contributions to science and education, Baku, Azerbaijan

2004 – “Golden Pen” Award, In recognition of contribution to Poetry and Creative Writing, Baku, Azerbaijan

2005 – “Samad Vurghun” Award, in recognition of contributions to Education, Science, Azerbaijani Culture and Literature, Baku, Azerbaijan

2008 – Honorary Doctor of EuroUniversity, Tallinn, Estonia

2010 – “Jafar Jabbarly” (Cəfər Cabbarlı) Award, in recognition of contribution to publicity of classic and modern Azerbaijani Poetry by compiling the multi-volume collection “Azerbaijani Love Poetry.”

2010 – National “Khazar” Award, in recognition of contribution to development of Azerbaijani Education and to founding of a university which meets international standards

Recognition and membership

1976 – 1983: Research articles included into lists of the most outstanding scientific research in the USSR, published annually by the National (Soviet) Academy of Science, Moscow

1979–present: Board Member or Chairman of numerous conferences, Director of various research and educational projects

1988 – 1990: Chairman, Department of Mathematics, Leningrad Institute for Economics and Finance, Baku branch

1991: Founder, Khazar University, Baku, Azerbaijan

1991 – 2010: September: President, Khazar University, Baku, Azerbaijan

1995–present: Editor, Journal of Azerbaijani Studies (renamed Khazar Journal of Humanities and Social Sciences in 2011)

1995–present: Editor, Khazar Review (Xəzər Xəbər) magazine

1996–present: Co-Chair, Council of Azerbaijani University Presidents

1997 – 1999: Board Member, Eurasia Foundation Caucasus, Tbilisi, Georgia

1998 – 2002: Board Member, Open Society Institute – Azerbaijan

2000 – 2007: Executive Committee Member, Association of Azerbaijani Football Federations

2001–present: President, Association of Azerbaijani Private Universities

2001: Member, International Academy of Science – International Council for Scientific Development

2005: Member, Academy of Pedagogical and Social Sciences, Russia, Moscow

2005: Member, National Education Council under President of Azerbaijan

2006–present: Chairman, Assembly of Science and Art (Elm və Sənət Məclisi), Baku, Azerbaijan; also Editor of its Transactions

2008–present: First Vice President, EURAS (Eurasian Universities Union)

2010: Co-founder, Karabakh Foundation, and Member of the Board of Directors, Karabakh Foundation, USA;

2010: Chairman, Board of Directors and Trustees, Khazar University, Baku, Azerbaijan

2012: Co-founder, Khazar Education and Research Foundation ASBL, Non Profit Association, Luxembourg.


11 Mehseti Street

Baku AZ1096, Azerbaijan

Phone: (994 12) 4225253

Fax: (994 12) 4989379


Roza Arazova

Date of birth:    15.04.1947attach-635013582504400000

Birthplace:       Republic of Armenia

Nationality:    Azeri

Academic Degree:    PhD


1965-1970 Azerbaijan State University, (Now Baku State University), Honors diploma, History and Social Science Education

1970-1973 Azerbaijan National Academy of Sciences, Institute of History, PhD, Historian


1991-present Khazar University, School of Humanities and Social Sciences, Associate Professor, Head of the Department of History and Archaeology School of Archaeology; Deputy Editor of “Azerbaijan Archaeology” journal.

Languages: Azerbaijani (native),

Russian, Ukrainian, English (fair)

Alovsat Amirbayli

Date of birth:     25.07.1959IMG_0815

Nationality:      Turkish

Academic degree:    MA


 MA, Azerbaijan Teachers’ Language University
(present-day Azerbaijan University of Languages)


2008-present:   Khazar University,
Director of Public Relations and Media

Languages:   Azeri, Turkish, English

Martha Lawry

Date of birth:      29.03.1985attach-635013582456830000

Nationality:        American

Academic degree:    Master’s


2012-present: PhD Student,

Khazar University 2012:
Master’s Degree in Linguistics,

Khazar University 2009:   Bachelor’s Degree in Biblical Studies/
Linguistics, Dallas Baptist University


2010-present: Khazar University,
Assistant to Chairman of Board of Directors and Trustees

Languages: English, Azerbaijani, Russian

Eldana Jamallı

Date of birth:    31.08.1988

Birthplace:      Baku

attach-635045803480350000Nationality:     Azeri



Bachelor’s Degree, Khazar University

Languages:     Azeri, Turkish, English


Place of work:

Khazar University,

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