Rector

David Gurgenidze

Date of birth: 16/10/1963
E-mail: gurgenidzedavidgtu@gmail.com, gurgenidzedavid@gtu.ge
Marital status: Married (two children)

EDUCATION

1981 – 1983 V.V. Kuibishev Engineering Construction Institute Faculty of Hydraulic Facilities. Moscow
1983 – 1987 Hydraulic – Engineer Georgian Polytechnic Institute. Faculty of Hydro and Sanitary Engineering
1999 – 2001 Postgraduate student Civil Law Georgian Technical University

SCIENTIFIC DEGREE AND RANK

from 2005 G. Chogovadze Scientific-Research Institute of Power Engineering and Power Structures. Candidate of Technical Sciences (PhD)
from 2006 Academician. Full Member. Georgian Academy of Energetics
2011 – 2019 Corresponding Member. Georgian Engineering Academy
from 2019 Academician. Full Member. Georgian Engineering Academy

WORK EXPERIENCE

from 2018 Member of the Scientific-Consultation Board. Regional Politics and Self- government Committee. Parliament of Georgia
from 2017 Member of the Scientific-Consultation Board. Sector Economy and Economic Policy Committee. Parliament of Georgia
from 2017 Dean. Civil Engineering Faculty. Georgian Technical University
2017-2018 Head of PhD Program “Hydroengineering”
2015-2017 Acting Dean. Civil Engineering Faculty. Georgian Technical University
2013-2015 Head of Monitoring Department of Educational Process. Georgian Technical University
from 2013 Professor. Head of the Department of Water Supply, Canalization, Heating and Air Conditioning Systems and Plumbing Installation. Georgian Technical University
2006-2007 Invited Professor. Department of Hydroengineering. Georgian Technical University
2005-2011 Advisor. Georgian Engineering Academy
2001-2004 Deputy Minister. Ministry of Fuel Energy of Georgia
2001-2003 Chairman. State Examination Commission. Hydroengineering Faculty. Georgian Technical University
1998-2001 Head. “Tempus Tacis” Production and Business Support International Center. Georgian Technical University
1997-1998 Deputy Head. Chair of Water Supply and Canalization. Georgian Technical University
1997-1998 Senior Teacher. Chair of Water Supply and Canalization. Georgian Technical University
1997-2001 Director General. Lt. “Mercuri - 92”. Tbilisi
1994-1997 Research worker. Institute of Theoretical and Experimental Physics. Moscow
1994-1997 Chairmen of the Board. Lt. “Zodiakho”. Moscow
1993-1997 Chairmen of the Board. Ltd “D.I.V.A”. Vienna
1990-1993 Deputy Director General. Scientific – Production Association “Complex”.Tbilisi
1987-1990 Assistant. Hydroenginnering Structures Department. GPI
1985-1990 Secretary. Comsomol Committee. Hydroengineering and Canalization Faculty. GPI; Deputy Secretary. Comsomol Committee. GPI Head. Department of Science and Technologies. Tbilisi City Committee
1983-1987 Headman. Construction Teams. Enguri Power Plant Construction
1980-1981 Locksmith. #9 Trust. Ministry of Rural Construction of Georgia

PUBLICATIONS
More than 60 scientific works, among them text-books and monographs

AWARDS / BONUSES
Medal of Honor – Georgian President #1518 Ordinance (dated 21.12.1999)
(For personal contributions to youth education)
The “Golden Feather” – Winner in the nomination “Distinguished Charity Activity”. The International Foundation of Journalists. 24.05.2007
COMPUTER SKILLS
MS Windows, MS Word, MS Excel, Internet

LANGUAGES
Georgian (Native)
Russian (Fluent)
English (Good)
German (With dictionary)

PRINCIPAL SCIENTIFIC   PAPERS