Medzmariashvili Elene (Georgia), Professor, Tbilisi State University

Medzmariashvili Elene (Georgia), Professor, Tbilisi State University

Professor, Tbilisi State University

Biography:

Dr. Elene Medzmariashvili is professor, director of the MA Program in American Studies at Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University, Faculty of Humanities.
She graduated from Tbilisi State University and holds a Ph.D. in world history.

She is one of the founders and vice-president of the Georgian Association of History Educators and Georgian Association for American Studies. In 2005-2006 she worked at Rutgers University (USA) as a Fulbright visiting scholar.

She has about 90 publications, among them some books, also papers on history didactics, and textbooks on 20th century World history. She is a granter of Georg Eckert Institute (Germany) twice.

From June 2008 she is a coordinator of the EUROCLIO/MATRA project "Tolerance building through education in Georgia" from Georgian side.