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Albert Bininachvili

Professore a contratto

Vicepresidenza della Scuola di Scienze Politiche - Forlì

Curriculum vitae

Albert Bininachvili is currently a Visiting Professor of Political Science at the Columbia University. An expert in security and energy issues, especially those relating to the Persian Gulf and the Caspian. He has written numerous articles on Iran, Central Asia and the Caucasus.

EDUCATION

1979   MA  Cum Laude in History of the Middle East, Institute of Asian and African Studies, Moscow      State University  (Equipollenza Italiana from Istituto Universitario Orientale di Napoli)

1985   PhD in International Relations, Soviet Academy of Sciences Institute for Oriental Studies

(Equipollenza Italiana from the Ministero dell Universita e Ricerca Scientifica)

 

ACADEMIC EXPERIENCE

    

1983-86  Moscow State University. Assistant Professor of Middle Eastern History.

1988-89  Catholic University Milan. Assistant Professor of Islamic Studies

1989-90  ISMeO  . Lecturer in Modern Persian

1992-95 BBC World Service. Senior Producer and Political News Analyst. Central Asian Service

1990-Present   Columbia University, Adjunct Professor of Political Science

 

AFFILIATIONS & HONORS

2006 Member, International Institute for Strategic Studies, London

1998 Member, Russian Academy of Natural Sciences, Geopolitics and Security  Section