Aleksandr  A. Arakelyan
Biography
Education and Degrees
2003 - 2007: Yerevan State University, Faculty of Geography, Department of Hydrometeorology, Bachelor’s Degree
2007 - 2009: Yerevan State University, Faculty of Geography and Geology, Chair of Physical Geography, Master’s Degree
2009 - 2012: Institute of Water Problems and Hydraulic Engineering after Academician I.V. Yeghiazarov, “Surface Hydrology, Water Resources, Hydrochemistry”, PhD in Engineering

Work Experience
2018 - present: AUA Acopian Environmental Center – GIS and Hydrology Expert, Projects Coordinator
2015 - present: Yerevan State University, Faculty of Geography and Geology – Assistant
September-December, 2015 ArmEnergoProject Institute – Chief Specialist, Cartographer
2011 - 2018: Environmental Research and GIS Center NGO – Founder Member
2006 - present Geoinformatics Laboratory of the Institute of Geological Sciences of NAS, Armenia – Hydrologist, GIS Specialist, Head of the Laboratory
2006 - present: Geocom Ltd. – GIS Specialist, Hydrologist

Scientific Interests
Geographic Information Systems; water resources management; hydrology; assessment of climate change impacts; disaster risk assessment and mapping.

Academic Courses
Geographic Information Systems; Information Technologies in Service

Attendance to the Conferences and Workshops
Armenia, Georgia, Russia, Slovakia, China

Languages
Armenian (native), Russian (fluent), English (good)

alexarakelyan@ysu.am

Aleksandr A. Arakelyan

Assistant | Faculty of Geography and Geology - Chair of Cartography and Geomorphology