Doctor of Sciences
Professor of Political Sciences


  • 2018  Doctor of Science
  • 1995 – 2000 Postgraduate studies in Political Science, Yerevan State University( PhD)
  • 1990 -1995 Diploma in Philosophy and Political Science;

Research Interests:

  • Democracy & Democratization
  • Civil Society & Social Partnership
  • Labour Migration
  • Political Regimes
  • Human Rights
  • European Integration & Civil Society


Armenian, Russian, German, English

Current Seminars at CES

  • European Civil Society
  • Labour Migration policy: EU and the South Caucasus

List of Latest Publications:

  • Aleksanyan, Ashot 2019. “Zivilgesellschaft in Armenien und im Südkaukasus.” In: Leiße, O. (eds)Politik und Gesellschaft im Kaukasus. Springer VS, Wiesbaden, S. 305-326.
  • Aleksanyan, Ashot 2019. “Trade Unions as an actor of regional citizenship and European social integration of the South Caucasus.” EUCACIS Online Paper 5: 1-13 (in English). %20Aleksanyan.pdf.
  • Textbook on European labor migration and trade unions, ed. by Ashot Aleksanyan, Yerevan: YSU press, 2019.

Participation in International Conferences:

– Winter School “Redefining American Democracy”, Tsakhkadzor, 27-31 January 2010, Yerevan State Linguistic University after V.Brusov, the USA Embassy in Armenia

– 39th World Congress of the International Institute of Sociology, “Sociology at the Crossroads”, 11-14 June 2009, Yerevan State University, Yerevan, Armenia

– NATO Advanced Study Institute “The Role of Security Sector Governance for the Democratic Transition of the Western Balkans”, Centre for European Security Studies (CESS),

Centre for SouthEast European Studies (CSEES), 25 June-03 July 2009, Plovdiv, Bulgaria


4 October 2009 – Awarded with Gold Medal by the Council of Yerevan State University

16 September 2009 – Awarded with silver medal by the Council of Yerevan State University

11 October 2007 – Awarded with Diploma by the Ministry of Culture and Youth Affairs of the RA19