Arusyak Aleksanyan is a Doctor of Philosophy in Political Science, a lecturer and expert at the Centre for European Studies of the Yerevan State University (YSU). She delivers lectures at the Chair of Political Science of the International Scientific Educational Center of the RA National Academy of Sciences as well. The main scope of her interests is comparative political analysis, indices of democracy and political stability as well as political technologies. Within the scope of her PhD thesis she developed the methodology to estimate the Stability Index of Political System in 2009. In addition, in 2012 Arusyak developed the methodology of the Index of Democracy Level within the research programme of Caucasus Research Resource Centre in Armenia and Carnegie Corporation in New York.