Georgian Academy of Agricultural Sciences

Members (Academicians) For July 01, 2016.

Aleksidze Guram

  • Date of birth 30 July 1939
  • Diploma specialty Georgian Agricultural Institute, Agronomist;
  • Current possition President of the Georgian Academy of Agricultural Sciences (GAAS);
  • Scientific degree Doctor of Biological Sciences;
  • Title Professor, Academician 14.07.1992;
  • Scientific papers 164, including 10 books and 6 brochures;
  • Awards, Medals and honorary titles "Excellent work" medal (1982). "Honor" award (1999). Two "large silver medals" (2005, 2008). Ewarded by the international organizations CGIAR, ICARDA; N.Vavilov Medal (2013).

Japaridze Givi

  • Date of birth 06 January 1944
  • Diploma specialty Engineer of forestry, Georgian Agricultural Institute; Law specialist, Tbilisi Javakhishvili State University.
  • Current possition Vice-President at the Georgian Academy of Agricultural Sciences; Academician-secretary;
  • Scientific degree Doctor of Economics
  • Title Professor, Academician 18.02.2000;
  • Scientific papers 87 scientific works, among 1 manual.

Karkashadze Napoleon

  • Date of birth 15 May 1935
  • Diploma specialty Agronomist, economist, Georgian Agricultural Institute
  • Current possition Chairman of the Scientific Board, GAAS, Georgia;
  • Scientific degree Doctor of Economic Sciences;
  • Title Professor, Academician _ 14.07.1992;
  • Scientific papers 298, including 4 monographs; 5 books
  • Number of inventions 12 inventions;

Asatiani Revaz

  • Date of birth 29 October 1951
  • Diploma specialty engineer economist, Tbilisi State University;
  • Current possition Rustaveli National Science Foundation, Deputy Head of Department;
  • Scientific degree Doctor of economics;
  • Title Professor, Academician;
  • Scientific papers 80, including 4 monographs, 4 manuals; The honorary award (1999)

Baghaturia Nugzar

  • Date of birth 22 May 1945
  • Diploma specialty Engineer Technologist, Institute of subtropical agriculture;
  • Current possition Director of Scientific Research institute of Food Industry
  • Scientific degree Doctor of Technical Sciences;
  • Title Academician 14.07.1992;
  • Scientific papers 322, including 5 monographs;
  • Number of inventions 34 invention;

Gugushvili Jemal

  • Date of birth 14 April 1945
  • Diploma specialty Zootechician , Georgian Veterinary Institute.
  • Current possition -
  • Scientific degree -
  • Title Professor, Academician 26.04.13.
  • Scientific papers 152, including 1 monograph; 2 Manual;1 invention, patent 1,

Didebulidze Alexandre

  • Date of birth 30 September 1944
  • Diploma specialty Electro-Mechanic Engineer, Polytechnical Institute;
  • Current possition Professor at the Georgian Agrarian University;
  • Scientific degree Doctor of Technical Sciences;
  • Title Professor, Academician 07.09.1995;
  • Scientific papers 178, including 11 monographs, 3 textbooks, 39 inventions, 19 patents;

Vasadze Iuza

  • Date of birth 27 December 1935
  • Diploma specialty agronomist, engineer technologist, Agricultural Institute;
  • Current possition Prezident of Union of Viticulture-Horticulturists.
  • Scientific degree Doctor of Agricultural Sciences;
  • Title Professor, Academician 07.09.1995;
  • Scientific papers 142, inventions 7, patents 5;

Vashakidze Archil

  • Date of birth 30 May 1943
  • Diploma specialty Electric Engineer, Georgian Polytechnical Institute;
  • Current possition Professor at Georgian Technical University;
  • Scientific degree Doctor of Technical Sciences;
  • Title Professor, Academician 30.09.2003;
  • Scientific papers 68
  • Number of inventions 1

Katsitadze Jemal

  • Date of birth 26 May 1937
  • Diploma specialty Mechanical Engineer, Georgian Institute of subtropical agriculture;
  • Current possition Professor at Georgian Agricultural University;
  • Scientific degree Doctor of Technical Sciences;
  • Title Professor, Academician 07.09.1995;
  • Scientific papers 235, including 5 monographs, 6 Manual;

Kvaliashvili Vazha

  • Date of birth 29 August 1936
  • Diploma specialty Agronomist, Georgian Institute of Agriculture;
  • Current possition -
  • Scientific degree Doctor of Agricultural Sciences;
  • Title Academician 26.04.2013
  • Scientific papers 95, patents 3.

Koghuashvili Paata

  • Date of birth 05 September 1956
  • Diploma specialty Economist, Georgian Agricultural Institute;
  • Current possition Professor at the Tbilisi Javakhishvili state University, Faculty of Economics.
  • Scientific degree Doctor of Economics;
  • Title Professor, Academy Corresponding member 16.07.2004;
  • Scientific papers 175, among 7 monographs, 3 manuals.

Kunchulia Tamaz

  • Date of birth 01 July 1935
  • Diploma specialty Agronomist, Georgian Institute of Agriculture;
  • Current possition Chief advizor to the Minister of Agriculture of Georgia.
  • Scientific degree Doctor of Economics;
  • Title Academician 26.04.13
  • Scientific papers 167, including 5 monographs, 2 inventions.

Margvelashvili Gogola

  • Date of birth 22 September 1939
  • Diploma specialty Agronomist, Institute of Subtropical Agriculture;
  • Current possition Academician Secretary of the Agronomy Department.
  • Scientific degree Doctor of Agricultural Sciences;
  • Title Academician 07.09.1995
  • Scientific papers 110, including 2 monographs, 2 books, 8 manual;

Makharoblidze Revaz

  • Date of birth 22 August 1936
  • Diploma specialty Mechanical Engineer, Institute of Subtropical Agriculture;
  • Current possition Professor at Georgian Agricultural University;
  • Scientific degree Doctor of Technical Sciences;
  • Title Academician 14.07.1992;
  • Scientific papers 334, including 25 monographs;
  • Number of inventions 71 inventions.

Nanitashvili Tengiz

  • Date of birth 04 June 1928
  • Diploma specialty Engineer technologist, Georgian Agricultural Institute,
  • Current possition Professor at Technical University
  • Scientific degree Doctor of Technical Sciences
  • Title Academician 07.09.1995
  • Scientific papers 188, including 1monograph,
  • Number of inventions 7 inventions.

Oniani Jumber

  • Date of birth 15 June 1928
  • Diploma specialty Vitculture-horticulturist, Georgian Agricultural Institute;
  • Current possition -
  • Scientific degree Doctor of Agricultural Sciences;
  • Title Professor, Academician 26.04.2013.
  • Scientific papers 184 scientific works, including 3 monographs;
  • Number of inventions 1 invention, 47 references;

Papunidze Guram

  • Date of birth 02 April 1944
  • Diploma specialty engineer technologist, Georgian Agricultural Institute;
  • Current possition Batumi state University, Agriculture technologies Scientific-research institute, Chief scientist.
  • Scientific degree Doctor of Technical Sciences;
  • Title Academician 26.04.2013.
  • Scientific papers 155 including 10 monographs;
  • Number of inventions 12 inventions;

Keshelashvili Omar

  • Date of birth 14 August 1941
  • Diploma specialty Agronomist, Georgian Agricultural Institute
  • Current possition Director of the Institute of Economic and Business;
  • Scientific degree Doctor of Economics;
  • Title Professor, Academician 07.09.1995.
  • Scientific papers 581 scientific works, among 33 monographs. 7 manuals;
  • Number of inventions 15 inventions.

Kurashvili Tengiz

  • Date of birth 23 March 1948
  • Diploma specialty Veterinarian, Georgian Zootechnical Institute;
  • Current possition Director of the Institute of Veterinary Medicine under the Georgian Agricultural University;
  • Scientific degree Doctor of Veterinary;
  • Title Professor, Academician 26.04.2013
  • Scientific papers 223 scientific works, among 4 manuals;
  • Number of inventions 15 inventions.

Shapakidze Elguja

  • Date of birth 20 May 1942
  • Diploma specialty Engineer mechanic, Georgian Agricultural Institute;
  • Current possition Head of Academic Department, Georgian Academy of Agricultural Sciences.
  • Scientific degree Professor, Academy Corresponding member 07.09.1995;
  • Title Doctor of Technical Sciences;
  • Scientific papers 170, among 3 monographs, 6 manuals;
  • Number of inventions 15 inventions, 6 rationalized suggestion.

Chagelishvili Revaz

  • Date of birth 28 August 1937
  • Diploma specialty Engineer of forestry; Georgian Agricultural Institute;
  • Current possition -
  • Scientific degree Doctor of Agricultural Sciences
  • Title Professor, Academician 07.09.1995;
  • Scientific papers 141 scientific works, among 3 monographs, 11.

Chankseliani Zaur

  • Date of birth 15 December 1948
  • Diploma specialty Agrochemist-Soil specialist; Georgian Agricultural Institute;
  • Current possition Chief scientist at the Georgian Agricultural University;
  • Scientific degree Doctor of Agricultural Sciences
  • Title Academician 14.03.2003
  • Scientific papers 134 scientific works, among 2 inventions.

Chkhartishvili Nodar

  • Date of birth 17 September 1930
  • Diploma specialty Agronomist; Georgian Agricultural Institute;
  • Current possition Professor, I. Gogebashvili Telavi State University;
  • Scientific degree Doctor of Agricultural Sciences
  • Title Academician 07.09.1995;
  • Scientific papers 214 scientific works;
  • Number of inventions 15 inventions.

Tsagurishvili Givi

  • Date of birth 10 October 1928
  • Diploma specialty Agronomist; Georgian Agricultural Institute;
  • Current possition -
  • Scientific degree Doctor of Agricultural Sciences
  • Title Professor, Academician 26.04.13.
  • Scientific papers 126 scientific works, among 3 monographs, 6 manuals.

Tsanava Valerian

  • Date of birth 25 February 1935
  • Diploma specialty Agrochemist-Soil specialist; Georgian Agricultural Institute;
  • Current possition Head of scientific-research laboratory of subtropical crops under the Georgian Agricultural University;
  • Scientific degree Doctor of Agricultural Sciences
  • Title Professor, Academician 07.09.1995;
  • Scientific papers 202 scientific works, among 3 monographs;
  • Number of inventions 6 inventions.

Tskitishvili Zurab

  • Date of birth 01 January 1941
  • Diploma specialty Engineer technologist, Georgian Polite chnical Institute;
  • Current possition Engineer technologist, Georgian Polite chnical Institute;
  • Scientific degree Doctor of Technical Sciences
  • Title Academician 27.02.1997;
  • Scientific papers 61 scientific works, among 2 books. 17 rationalization proposals.

Chalaganidze Shota

  • Date of birth 21 May 1933
  • Diploma specialty Engineer Mechanic, Georgian Agricultural Institute;
  • Current possition Chief Scientist-consultant at the Georgian Academy of Agricultural Sciences;
  • Scientific degree Doctor of Technical Sciences
  • Title Professor, Academician 16.07.2004;
  • Scientific papers 233 scientific works, among 2 monographs, 14 books
  • Number of inventions 10 inventions.

Chitanava Nodar

  • Date of birth 10 March 1936
  • Diploma specialty Engineer, Georgian Politechnical Institute;
  • Current possition Professor at Agmashenebeli University
  • Scientific degree Doctor of Economics
  • Title Professor, Academician 27.02.1997;
  • Scientific papers 109 scientific works, among 11 monographs.

Jabnidze Rezo

  • Date of birth 18 January 1954
  • Diploma specialty Agronomist of Subtropical crops. Georgian Institute of subtropics.
  • Current possition Head of Batumi Shota Rustaveli State University Dissertation Board, Professsor.
  • Scientific degree Doctor of Agricultural Sciences;
  • Title Professor, Academy Corresponding member 07.09.1995;
  • Scientific papers 164, among 4 manuals, 3 books.

Correspondent members

  • Turmanidze Tamaz

    Additional Info
    • Date of birth 04 September 1932
    • Diploma specialty Agronomist, Georgian Agricultural Institute;
    • Current possition -
    • Scientific degree Doctor of Agricultural sciences;
    • Title Academy Corresponding member 15.07.1992;
    • Scientific papers 200, among 2 monographs.
  • Liparteliani Otar

    Additional Info
    • Date of birth 03 December 1932
    • Diploma specialty Agronomist, Georgian Agricultural Institute;
    • Current possition Academy Scientific Board Member
    • Scientific degree Doctor of Agricultural Sciences;
    • Title Professor, Academy Corresponding member 15.04.1994;
    • Scientific papers 162, among 4 monographs;
    • Number of inventions 18 inventions.
  • Nikoleishvili George

    Additional Info
    • Date of birth 30 December 1930
    • Diploma specialty Agronomist-Economist, Georgian Agricultural Institute;
    • Current possition -
    • Scientific degree Doctor of Agricultural Sciences;
    • Title Professor, Academy Corresponding member 07.09.1995;
    • Scientific papers 155, among 4 monographs;
    • Number of inventions 5 inventions. Autor of 2 varieties.
  • Urushadze Tengiz

    Additional Info
    • Date of birth 14 January 1940
    • Diploma specialty Agronomist, Georgian Agricultural Institute;
    • Current possition Professor at Georgian Agricultural University.
    • Scientific degree Doctor of Biological Sciences;
    • Title Professor, Academy Corresponding member 10.01.1991;
    • Scientific papers 396, among 40 monographs, 2 manuals.

Honorary members

  • I L I A II

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    Catholicos-Patriarch of All Georgia, the Archbishop of Mtskheta-Tbilisi and Metropolitan bishop of Abkhazia and Bichvinta, His Holiness and Beatitude.

Members of Georgian Academy of Agricultural Sciences from abroad

Alex Sizonov Ukrainian Academy of Agricultural Sciences
Genadi Romanenko President of the Russian Academy of Agricultural Sciences
Mahmoud Solh The International Center for Agricultural Research in the Dry Areas (ICARDA) , Director General

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