Work Experience:

Senior Specialist

Azerbaijan National Academy of Sciences
Innovation Department; full-time, Feb. 2014 – Jan. 2017
Baku, Azerbaijan

  • coordinated local and international academia-business-government relations;
  • developed analyses, reports and policy briefs on development of science commercialization;
  • conducted various analyses of innovation policies and experiences internationally;
  • worked on various strategies, including the establishment of the ANAS High Technologies Park

Teaching Experience:

Adjunct Lecturer in Economics

Azerbaijan State University of Economics | Baku, Azerbaijan
International School of Economics; part-time (since Fall 2014)

Adjunct Lecturer in International Trade

ADA University | Baku, Azerbaijan
School of Business; part-time (Fall 2016)

Short-term Experience:


The Delegation of the European Union to Azerbaijan, Baku, Azerbaijan
Political, Economic and Information Unit; full-time, June-August 2013.


Azerbaijan Export and Investment Promotion Foundation (AZPROMO), Baku, Azerbaijan
Export Promotion Department; full-time, June-July 2012.

Volunteer Research Assistant

Support for Economic Initiatives Public Union, Baku, Azerbaijan
full-time, January-August 2011.