– Faculty of History of
Tbilisi State University. Qualification: Historian,
Teacher of history
1972-1975 – Graduate School. Lomonosov Moscow State University. Department
of the History of the USSR in the Period
of the Feudalism. Candidate of Historical Sciences(1978г.)
Academic Degree, Academic
Doctor of Historical Sciences (1991г.), Professor (1994)
Scientific Work Coordination Service at the Sokhumi State University.
Professor of the Faculty of Humanities at
the Sokhumi State University
of the Abkhazian Organization of the Georgian Historical Society by Ekvtime
Takaishvili, Editor-in-Chiefof the „Historical Researches“. – The Scientific Edition of the Abkhazian
Organization of Georgian Historical Society by Eqvtime Takaishvili.
– Head of the Service of Science and Doctoral Studies of the Sokhumi State
– Full Professor
of the Faculty of Humanities
and Social-political Sciences of Iv. Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University
2007 – Coordinator
of the Service of Scientific Researching and Doctoral Studies of
Iv. Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University Sokhumi
– Head of the Department
of Scientific Researching of Iv.
Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University Sokhumi Branch;
– Senior research worker, Deputy of Chief of Center of the Research Centre
of the History of Georgian State and Popular Diplomacy of Iv.
Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University;
– Head of the Department of history of Georgia of Iv. Javakhishvili Tbilisi
State University Sokhumi Branch;
– Counsellor of State of the Ministry Cabinet of Republic of Georgia;
– Senior Officer of the Department of work with staff of II Army Corps of
Ministry of Defence of Republic of Georgia;
– Lecturer, Dotsent, Deputy of head of the Department.
M. Gorky Abkhazia State
– Lecturer, Department of World History. M. Gorky Sokhumi State
Fellowships, State Awards:
2010 – Shota Rustaveli Fellowship;
and Outer World” – Georgian
National Science Foundation;
1998-2000 – “History of Georgian Diplomacy” (Textbook,
in Georgian). – Department of the Scientific of Georgia;
2002 – Medal of Honour;
1998 – Giorgi Sharvashidze
1982 – Prize of Young Communists
of Georgia. For
the Cycle of scientific works on the History of International
Relations of Georgia in the 11th-12th Centuries.
in the International Symposiums and Conferences:
2010 – 1st International Seljuk Symposium. Erciyes University, Kayseri /Turkey, Title
of Report: „Battle
of Manzikert and Some Issues of Georgian-Seljuk Relations in Early 1070’s”
First International Congress of
(Georgia). – Title of Report: „On National, Political and Cultural
Self-Identity of the Sharvashidze Princedom“.
1999 – Policy of Genocide and Etnic Cleansing in Abkhazia
(Georgia) – the Main Tool of aggressive Separatism. International Conference-Seminar. Tbilisi (Georgia). – Title of Report: „The Essence
of the Conflict in Abkhazia and its Participants. Or Those who Struggled Against