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Lasha Kandelakishvili
Rector of European University

Lasha Kandelakishvili successfully graduated from the Faculty of Mining and Geology of Technical University of Georgia in 2007. In 2017, he earned Master’s Degree at Legnica University of Management in Poland.

In 2007, he was the Director General of Tbilisi Secular University, and in 2008 he was a director of Tbilisi International University. In 2009, she held a position of the Rector of the International University of Eurasia. Since 31 December 2012 to the present day he has been the Rector of European University.

Lasha Kandelakishvili had been lecturing for years and had worked for various NGOs. He is the author of 5 manuals, scientific papers and publications.

Contacts: rector@esu.edu.ge

 

Gocha Tutberidze
Vice Rector of European University in the field of education and science

Gocha Tutberidze graduated with honor from the faculty of Economics of Tbilisi State University in 1985, and the Institute of Economics and Law of Georgian Academy of Sciences (graduate study) in 1988. In 1991, he graduated from Ilia Chavchavadze Institute of Foreign Languages (German Language and Literature), 1992 - Gutenberg University of Mainz (Germany). He is a Doctor of Economics.

Gocha Tutberidze has various working experience. He was the Head of Monetary Regulation, Documentary Supervision Department of the National Bank of Georgia, Deputy Head of Banking Supervision and Regulation Division, Financial and Executive Director Commercial Banks, Executive Director of Audit and Consulting Company. He was also a grant-aided student of German Academic Exchange Program (DAAD) and Carl Duisberg (CDG).

Contacts: gtutberidze@esu.edu.ge

 

Vakhtang Kavtaradze
Vice Rector in Material and Technical Support

Vakhtang Kavtaradze successfully graduated from Tbilisi State Medical University, Faculty of Pharmacy in 1979 and in 1998 - Tbilisi Ivane Javakhishvili State University, Faculty of Economics. From 1979 to 1996 he worked at Zestaponi Central Regional Pharmacy, as a Pharmacist-Technologist, later -a manager; In 1996 and 2000 he was the head of Tbilisi City Hall Pharmaceutical Activity and Licensing Department; In 2000-2005, he was the head of the Pharmaceutical Inspection of the Ministry of Health and Social Affairs, and the President of Pharmacy Association in 2000-2004. In 2005-2013 he worked for various private companies.

He took a job in the field of education from 2012 at Tbilisi International University, first as the head of the Department of Foreign Relations, and later as the Vice Rector.

Contacts: vkavtaradze@eu.edu.ge

 

Maka Advadze
Vice Rector in Medical Education and Research

Maka Adavadze successfully graduated from Tbilisi State Medical University in 1985. In 1996-2001 she graduated from Moscow Morris Torresi State Linguistic University, Faculty of Translation and Qualification. In 2016, she won academic degree of PhD in philology at Iakob Gogebashvili Telavi State University .

 She worked as a therapist at Tbilisi Veterans Hospital in 1985-1986, in 1986-1990 - the chief specialist of the Neurophysiology Department at Neurology Institute , in 1990-1996 - assistent of Outpatient and Emergency Therapy Chair in Tbilisi State Medical Institute. In 2001-2002 she took position as a therapist at Moscow Veterans' Hospital. She was engaged in the USAID project "Small and Medium Business Support", and also was a representative of European Network of Information Centers (ENIC) in Georgia.

 She entered the field of education in 2002. In 2010 and 2011 she was the head of the Education Recognition Division of the National Center for Educational Quality Enhancement, and in 2012-2017 - the Dean of Faculty of Medicine at the Geomed Teaching University.

 

Tamar Zarginava
Vice Rector in International Relations   

Tamar Zarginava successfully graduated from the Eastern European University, Bachelor's Degree Program in Economics and Management in 2013. In 2015 she was awarded a Master of Law Degree at the same university.

 In 2007-2011 she was the head of the National University Administration, in 2011-2012 - acting Rector of the Tbilisi International Teaching University, and in 2012-2014 - the Head of the Rector's Office of the same University. In 2015-2017 she served as the Head of European University Administration, from 2017 until now, she has been the Vice Rector in International Relations at the same university.

Contacts: tamar.zarginava@esu.edu.ge