Arusyak Aleksanyan

Head of Research Unit, Associate Professor
Centre for European Studies

Arusyak Aleksanyan is a Doctor of Philosophy in Political Science, a lecturer, and an expert at the Centre for European Studies of the Yerevan State University (YSU). Arusyak is the author of around 70 scientific articles and research pieces including the development of the political system stability assessment model (Stability Index of Political System – SIPS) and the model of democracy level evaluation (Index of Democracy Level – IDL) as well as their application for scaling and ranking of different countries (for more information see She is also the author of the Index of Parliament Perception within the framework of the UNDP project “Modern Parliament for Modern Armenia” and coauthor of the Education Preparedness Index in COVID-19 (EPIC) (

Fields of expertise
Comparative political analysis, Research Methodology, Democracy Index, Political Stability Index etc.

Working languages
Armenian, English, Russian

Contact info
[+374] 91 379637