PROF. MALKHAZ NAKASHIDZE
Visiting from October 1st to October 31st, 2018
Professor of Constitutional Law
Associate Professor, Department of Law, Batumi Shota Rustaveli State University, Georgia
Malkhaz Nakashidze is an Associate Professor at the Department of Law, Batumi Shota Rustaveli State University, Georgia. He completed his undergraduate studies at the Batumi Shota Rustaveli State University (1999) and obtained his PhD in Constitutional Law from Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University (2010). In 2012 Malkhaz Nakashidze visited Dublin City University as a post-doctoral fellow funded by on Open Society Foundations. In 2016 Malkhaz Nakashidze was a prestigious Fulbright Visiting Scholar at Boston College Law School. Dr. Nakashidze has a wide experience of working in a public and private sectors in Georgia. In 2007-2009 he was elected as a chancellor of Batumi Shota Rustaveli State University. Since November 2014 he is a member of Academic Council of Batumi Shota Rustaveli State University. His research is now mainly concerned with semi-presidentialism, presidential power, constitutional amendments in comparative perspective.