Signing of Collaboration Contract between PSU and Dagestan State Pedagogic University
On January 27, a contact between Pyatigorsk State University and Dagestan State Pedagogic University was signed. It involves cooperation in research, educational, methodic, and publishing projects, collaboration in the field of new educational programs of innovations, experience exchange on the issues of their introduction into practice. The contract was signed by Professor Aleksandr Gorbunov, Rector of PSU, and Professor Magomed Abdulaev, Rector of DSPU. During the meeting devoted to the signing of the contract, the possibility of formation of North Caucasus Institute of Eurasian Studies, co-incorporator of which is Institute of Philology of DSPU (Headed by Zabit Akavov, Doctor of Philology, Professor, Corresponding Member of State Russian Academy of Natural Sciences, Academician of International Turkic Academy, Honored officer of a Higher School of the Russian Federation), Center of North Caucasus Languages and Cultures (Headed by Almira Kazieva, Doctor of Philology) and Chair of Language Arts and Pedagogical Technologies of Philology Education (Headed by Irina Fedotova, Doctor of Pedagogy).
Necessity for Eurasian studies as for original scientific field was evoked by the search for solution of current geopolitical, social and cultural problems for the region.
Within the joint work there are scientific and methodic conferences, seminars, and open lectures planned.