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VSU Chair of History was founded in 1969. It joined the Chair of History and Scientific Communism in 1977 because of the closure of the Faculty of History. The chair reopened in 1990. During its existence the chair was headed by Alexander Grigoryants, Doctor of Historical Sciences, Professor (1969-1970); Souren Hovnanyan, Doctor of Historical Sciences, Professor (1970-1975); Sasunik Virabyan, Candidate of Historical Sciences, Associate Professor(1975-1990); Grigor Karakhanyan, Doctor of Historical Sciences, Professor (1990-1993); Samson Qaryan, Doctor of Historical Sciences, Professor (1993-2010) and Felix Movsisyan, Doctor of Historical Sciences, Professor (since February 2010).

Prominent scientists A. Hambaryan, correspondent member of RA National Academy of Sciences, Doctor of Historical Sciences, Professor; V. Hakobyan, L. Khacheryan, St. Stepanyan, Doctors of Historical Sciences, Professors have worked in the chair. Vl. Barkhudaryan and H. Avetisyan (academicians of RA National Academy of Sciences); G. Geghamyan, G. Petrosyan, E. Minasyan, H. Harutyunyan, H. Abrahamyan, R. Nahapetyan (Doctors of Historical Sciences, Professors) and others have cooperated with the chair.

Today scientists with scientific potential and rich pedagogical experience work in the chair. There are 14 lecturers in the chair, 2 of whom are 5 Doctors of Historical Sciences, Professor, 1 is Doctor, 11 of whom are Candidate of historical Sciences and 8 of whom are Associate Professors.

In 2011 October the chair organized a scientific conference by the cooperation with the department of Armenian Science and Social Science of RA National Academy of Sciences, Institute of History and Oriental Science. The conference was devoted to the 90th anniversary of contrasts of Moscow and Kars in 1921. In 2012 the chair organized an International Conference by the theme of “Actual issues of World History”. In 2014 April the chair had an international conference “Armenia and Eurasian Integration” in collaboration with the Research and Analysis of “Integration and Development” social organization. The chair lecturers are regularly participating in international, inter-university and national conferences, implements researches of history, led the students’ scientific works.

The chair does research within the framework of the topic "Historical and cultural memorials of the Lori Region of RA". The staff of the chair does a lot to investigate the factual state of the historical memorials of the region and the information about it is represented to the corresponding authorities. 

 The lecturers of the chair are authors of about 200 scientific articles, 20 monographs and manuals. Out of the recently printed monographs “The European national-liberal movements and the Armenian Social Attitude in the 1st half of the XIX century” by F. Movsisyan, “From the History of the Armenian-Azerbaijani relations: 1918-1920” by Yu. Ghulyan, “Armenian Culture in 1945-1990” by G. Yetimyan, “The Armenian and Greek communities of Konstantopoulos in the centuries of 15-18” by M. Brutyan and “The Relief of Salmas” by A. Meliqyan are worth mentioning.

The problems touched upon in the scientific articles published by the lecturers of the chair are diverse. The studies refer to the European national-liberal struggles in the XIX century and the Armenian attitude to it, the Domestic and Foreign policy of RA, Armenian-Azerbaijani relations, Armenian-Greek relations, the development of Science and Culture, the periodicals, the  history of political movements and organizations, the socio-economic live in the Ancient Armenia, the  methods of teaching History at schools.

The number of the BA educational programme subjects taught by the chair exceeds 40, and the number of the MA educational programme subjects is near 20. The chair develops and teaches courses of history for the BA and MA programmes: “Leaders of the USSR”, “History of Masons”, “Modern Issues of the Middle East”, “History of the Armenian Communities”, “Collapse of the USSR and Formation of the CIS”, “Colour revolutions in the countries of the CIS”, “Modern Political Conflicts”, “Modern Diaspora”, “Modern International Political Organizations”, etc.

Staff

Name, Surname

Position

E-mail

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Movsisyan Felix

Head of the Chair of History, Doctor of Historical Sciences, Professor

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(0322) 4-18-54, 4-18-55 /123/

Qaryan Samson

Professor of the Chair of History, Doctor of Historical Sciences

 


/0322/ 25585

Sahakyan Ashot

Associate Professor of the Chair of History, Candidate of Historical Sciences

 

 

Khazhakyan Vachagan

Associate Professor of the Chair of History, Candidate of Historical Sciences

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(0322) 4-18-54, 4-18-55 /123/

Ghulyan Yurik

Associate Professor of the Chair of History, Candidate of Historical Sciences

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(0322) 4-18-54, 4-18-55 /123/

Kostandyan Lusine

Associate Professor of the Chair of History, Candidate of Historical Sciences

 

(0322) 40077

Aghajanyan Samvel

Associate Professor of the Chair of History, Candidate of Historical Sciences

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(0322) 4-18-54, 4-18-55 /123/

Melikyan Artur

Associate Professor of the Chair of History, Candidate of Historical Sciences

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(0322) 4-18-54, 4-18-55 /123/

Brutyan Maria

Associate Professor of the Chair of History, Candidate of Historical Sciences

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(0322) 43871

Gasparyan Qristine

Lab Assistant of the Chair of History

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(0322) 37991

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