Ministry of Economy of the Republic of Azerbaijan
INSTITUTE for SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH on ECONOMIC REFORMS
RESEARCH COUNCIL acts as an advisor for reviewing issues related to research activities at the Institute for Scientific Research on Economic Reforms (ISRER) under the Ministry of Economy of the Republic of Azerbaijan.
Prof., Dr. Vilayat VALIYEV, Director of ISRER
Ph.D., Associate Professor Oruj IBRAHIMOV, Deputy Director of ISRER
SECRETARY OF THE COUNCIL
Ph.D. Vafa RZAYEVA, Scientific Secretary of ISRER
Tel: +99412 4300170
Fax: +99412 4300215
ACTIVITIES OF THE RESEARCH COUNCIL
Members of the RESEARCH COUNCIL are appointed by the Minister of Economy on the recommendation of the Director of the Institution.
The expert group of the RESEARCH COUNCIL are comprised of the Director of the Institution (chairman of the council), deputies of director, research secretary (secretary of the council), heads of the main departments, leading scientists and research fellows of the main departments, as well as prominent scientists and experts enrolled in other research and educational institutions and administrations.
The RESEARCH COUNCIL has the following duties under the “CHARTER of the Institute for Scientific Research on Economic Reforms (ISRER) under the Ministry of Economy of the Republic of Azerbaijan:
Discuss and approve main focus of research activities, scientific and practical activities, study programs and plans;
Upon the presentation of the chairman of the Research Council, pursue a course of work of heads of scientific-research units, head of units on separate topics (projects) and other persons resposible for the conduct of various research disciplines, provide discussion of reports on the results thereof and provide guidance, appropriate suggestions and recommendations;
Discuss the economic co-operation that will be established with other economic-related research centers and scientific-research departments and coordination issues and take appropriate decisions;
Discuss the publication of scientific-research works and make a decision on their compatibility;
Take a decision on publication of collection of scientific-research works of the Institution, scientific-practical journals, analytical papers, and other print products and holding of scientific-practical conferences, meetings, seminars, forums, round tables and other scientific meetings;
Discuss the issues related to the preparation and training of scientific personnel, approve doctoral dissertation topics, research plans and thesis advisors, hold initial meeting to discuss the completed dissertations;
Discuss the dissertation and other research works and give appropriate opinion, granting science degrees and titles, prepare proposals and file a petition for establishment of relevant dissertation councils for defending Candidate and Doctorate theses.
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