The 1st and 2nd items of the agenda deal with the election of the Chairman and the Secretary of the Board.
After confirmation of the agenda by the board of Trustees, the RA NA Deputy, the Vice-Minister of the RA Ministry of Education and Science Hovhannes Hovhannisyan nominated Gevorg Muradyan to the post of the Chairman outlining that his nomination confirms that there is no separation between the new and the old.
“We put a stress on the professionalism. We are sure that the scientific and organizational experience of Gevorg Muradyan will contribute greatly to the University in passing through reforms”, mentioned Hovhannes Hovhannisyan.
Gevorg Muradyan nominated on the post of the Chairman of the Board of Trustees of “Yerevan State university” foundation is a Candidate of physics and Mathematics, graduated from the Faculty of Physics of YSU. He worked as a researcher at YSU, took part in a number of grant projects, is a Humboldt Research Awardee.
In his speech Mr. Muradyan mentioned that the priority aim is the correct assessment of the priority problems rooted at YSU, its real possibilities and the way of finding solutions to the problems.
Gevorg Muradyan has been unanimously elected Chairman of YSU Board of Trustees.
Within the scope of the second item of the agenda, YSU Chairman of Student Council David Apoyan nominated the YSU Postgraduate Amalya Soghomonyan to the post of the Secretary of YSU Board of Trustees. In her speech Amalya Soghomonyan mentioned that she had graduated for YSU Faculty of Romance-Germanic Philology and currently works at Agrarian University as a lecturer.
Hovhannes Hovhannisyan nominated to the same post the Deputy Dean of the Faculty of International Relations of YSU Arthur Israelyan stating that his experience and activity are noteworthy. “His contribution to the development of Armenian-Chinese relationship is particularly noteworthy. We know that he has founded and leads the Centre of Chinese Culture and Language of YSU”.
In his speech Arthur Israelyan presented his experience and activity stating that he is ready to put all efforts into the university development. “This year I have marked my 10th year of activity at YSU”.
By the majority of votes Arthur Israelyan has been elected Secretary of the Board of Trustees (Arthur Israelyan-16 votes for, Amalya Soghomonyan-14 votes for).