Rahman Shahhuseynli, Ph.D
birth—November 21st, 1976, Zengezur, Western Azerbaijan
(present Sisyan, Armenia)
Osaka University, Osaka
School of International Public Policy,
Osaka, JAPAN, Ph.D. (International Public Policy)
Nagoya University, Graduate School of International Development,
Nagoya JAPAN, M.A. (International Development/Cooperation
Middle East Technical
University, Graduate School of Political Science and Political Science,
Ankara, TURKEY, M.S. (Public Administration)
Academy of Public
Administration under President of Azerbaijan Republic,
(former name: Baku Institute of Social Management and Political Science)
Baku, AZERBAIJAN, B.A. (Political Science)
Visiting Research Fellow,
Graduate School of International Development, Nagoya University
December 2008-March 2009
Department of International Relations and Political Science, Khazar
University March 2008-present
Diplomatic Academy under the Ministry of Foreign Affairs
November 2007-February 2008
Fellow, Center for
International Security Studies and Policy,
University April 2004-May 2007
Assistant English Teacher-AET
Junior High Schools in Mino city, January 2005-March 2007
Graduate School of
Political Science and Public Administration, Middle
East Technical University,
October 1999-September 2001
"ULUINFORM" News Agency,
"ULUINFORM" News Agency, August
Memberships and Activities in Civic, Public, and International Affairs
Friendship Association (NPO)
of Caspian Studies Researchers (SCSR)
Coordinator (in Japan)—World
of Young Educators of Azerbaijan
Council of Baku Institute of Social Management and Political Science
non-Governmental Organization (NGO)
assistance for refugees of the Armenian-Azeri war—the Karabakh War)
Accomplishments (Awards, Diplomas, Grants, and Scholarships)
Municipality Grant; Awarded for the project called "Caucasus-Caspian
(for managing and organizing conferences and seminars one of which
was held at Osaka University
on July 8th, 2006; and the outcome was published in
numerous web sites in media and the Internet
Japan— April 2006-March 2007
Scholarship Foundation; Awarded for a doctorate degree (PhD) study at
Osaka University, Japan—
—Diploma of United
Nations Center for Regional Development, 2nd UNCRD Study
Japan— March, 2003;
—Diploma of the United Nations University (UNU),
Global Seminar, 5th Okinawa Session, Naha,
—Diploma of the UNU, 1st UNU Global
Seminar, Tohoku University, Japan — September, 2002;
—Diploma of Foundation for Advanced Studies on International Development
(FASID); Development of
Training Method and Survey; Project Cycle Management (PCM) Course,
Japan— September, 2002;
—Asian Development Bank-Japan Government Scholarship (ADB-JSP); Awarded
for master’s degree
(M.A.) study at Nagoya University, Japan —
Scholarship; Awarded for a master’s degree (M.S.) study at
Middle East Technical University (METU), Ankara, Turkey—
—Diploma of distinction;
Awarded for successfully completion of a bachelor’s degree (B.A.) study,
Publications and Papers
"Strategic Interdependencies and Energy Security Challenges in the
Caspian Sea region: A case study of Azerbaijan", (234 pages) a
doctoral dissertation, to be published in May 2007.
"Geopolitical Aspects of Government Policies of Azerbaijan Concerning
the Caspian Sea",
(151 pages) Master’s thesis. Published at the Graduate School of
International Development, Nagoya University, Furo-cho, Chikusa-ku,
Nagoya, Japan 464-8601, March, 2004.
"Local Governments at
Grass-Roots Level: Tambon Kud Nam Sai, Man Phong District, Khon Kaen
Province, Thailand" A regional development strategy (blueprint) for
the Thai Government; research carried by a team of 8 graduate students
at Nagoya University during a 25-days-long field trip to Thailand; (46
pages) A group report of Overseas Fieldwork 2002. Published at the
Graduate School of International Development, Nagoya University,
Furo-cho, Chikusa-ku, Nagoya, Japan 464-8601. December, 2002.
Team Leader: Rahman Shahhuseynli,
See the report:
(13 pages). Printed at Middle East Technical University, Department of
Political Science and Public Admin.. Inonu, 06531, Ankara, Turkey. June,
"Local Authorities in European Countries: a comparative study of the
UK and France" (22 pages). Final term paper. Printed at Middle East
Technical University, Political Science Dept., 06531, Ankara, Turkey.
"Media Concentration and
Global Media: Sony, TCI, Time Warner, Disney, Bertelsmann, Viacom,
Universal, NBC" (14 pages),
Printed at Middle East Technical University, Political Science Dept.,
06531, Ankara, Turkey. February, 2001.
Society-Opportunities and Challenges"
(12 pages). Printed at Middle East Technical University, Department of
Political Science and Public Admin.. Inonu, 06531, Ankara, Turkey.
"Report of Interviews with Municipality Mayors: Municipalities –
Chubuk, Polatli, Beypazari, Golbashi, Etimesgut of Ankara Metropolitan"
(16 pages). A research paper (in English). By Hakan Ozturk and Rahman
Shahhuseynli, Printed at Middle East Technical University, Department of
Political Science and Public Admin.. Inonu, 06531, Ankara, Turkey. May,
"Gender and Media" (9 pages). Printed at Middle East Technical
University, Department of Political Science and Public Admin.. Inonu,
06531, Ankara, Turkey. January, 2000.
"A new body of governing: Local Governments in Azerbaijan" (50
pages). Graduation thesis of Bachelor’s Course (in Azerbaijani
Language). "Politician" Monthly periodical of Baku Institute of Social
Management and Political Science. 370001, Azerbaijan, Baku city, Sabayel,
Lermontov Street: 74.
Azerbaijan. August, 1998.
"Pre and Post-war Political System of Japan" (11 pages, in
Azerbaijani). "Politician" Monthly periodical of Baku Institute of
Social Management and Political Science. 37001, Azerbaijan, Baku,
Sabayel, Lermontov 74.
Azerbaijan. May, 1997.
Unpublished Working Papers
"Challenges of social development in South Caucasus: Applying Japanese
experience to Azerbaijan"
"Possible areas of cooperation between the US and Japan on energy
development in the Caspian Sea region"
"Shifting Balances in the South Caucasus: Post 8/8 Power Politics and
its Implications for Regional Affairs"
(native), English (native-level), Turkish
(native-level), Russian (good), Japanese
All MsOffice applications, All Adobe applications (including graphics),
Internet (Explorer, Linux), web page making-managing, network setting,
hardware/software installations and management, etc.