Muzaffar Olimov

Professor of history, Tajik State National University
Muzaffar Olimov

Muzaffar Olimov

Professor of history, Tajik State National University

Biography

Muzaffar A. OLIMOV, was born in 1954  at the  town of Isfara in the Sughd region, Tajikistan; Studies in the Tajik State (now National) University at the Faculty of History; Defense of Ph.D.(1982) and Post-doctoral (1994) dissertations on medieval India in the Institute of Oriental Studies of the Academy of Sciences of the former USSR (now  RAS) in Moscow; 1982-1998 Research Fellow, Tajik Institute of Oriental Studies, Head of the South Asia Department, Deputy Director, Chief scientific associate of the Institute of World Economy and International Relations of the Tajik Academy of Sciences, 1984-1986 interpreter in the group of party advisers of the Central Committee of the CPSU under the Central Committee of the PDPA in Afghanistan, since 1996 to present director and scientific director of the Research Center SHARQ(ORIENS), 2011-2017  Senior Researcher of the Institute of Language, Literature, Oriental Studies and the written heritage of the Academy of Sciences of the Republic of Tajikistan, since 2011 to the present time Professor of the Department of Foreign Region Studies, Faculty of International Relations, National University of the Republic of Tajikistan. Author of more than 200 works on the history of Muslim medieval India, modern political processes in post-Soviet Tajikistan and Central Asia, including (2017): “Youth of Central Asia. Tajikistan. Based on a sociological survey”; – Violent Extremism and Migration: Susceptibilities to Radicalization  of Tajik Migrants in Russia, – // in Proceedings of International Conference on Migration and Displacement (ICMD 17) November 14-16, 2017, Editors Prof. Dr. Khalid Manzoor Butt, Dr. Ahmad Raza Khan,  Published by Department of Political Science Centre of Excellence China Studies  GC University, Lahore, 2018,  pp.221-231,     334 pp.  ISBN: 978-969-9071-08-9; – Geopolitical Orientation of the Tajik Youth: Isolation vz Integration, -// in Journal Russia and New  EuroAsian States, II(XXXIX), 2018, National Research Institute World Economy and International Relations  by E.M.Primakov Rassian  Academy of Sciences, Moscow 2018,  pp.64-79,   216 pp. ISSN 2073-4786. DOI:10.20542/2073-4786-2018-2-64-79

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