ASHOTYAN Armen

ASHOTYAN Armen

RPA Vice President

Date and Place of Birth

July 25, 1975, Yerevan

1998, graduation from the Yerevan State Medical Institute’s Therapy Department

2000, degree in forensic medicine obtained from the YSMI Medical Teaching Department

2005, graduation from the Moscow School of Political Sciences by the YKH

1999-2003, speaker of YSMI Students’ Parliament

2002-2005, assistant to YSMI Rector

2003, assistant lecturer at the YSMI Biochemistry Faculty

2003-2005, chairman of the Youth Branch of the Republican Party of Armenia

2005, adviser to YSMI Rector

2005-2007, Member of Parliament, member of NA standing commission on health care, social and environmental issues, member of RPA parliamentary faction

2007, Member of Parliament, elected off the proportional list of the RPA

2008, head of NA standing commission on science, education and youth affairs

2009-2016, Minister of Education and Science

June 16, 2012, re-appointed to the post of Minister of Education and Science.

From April 26, 2014 re-elected Minister of Education and Science.

A presidential decree was issued on May 8, 2013 to re-appoint him to Minister of Education and Science.

A presidential decree was issued on April 26, 2014 to re-elect him to Minister of Education and Science.

Candidate of medical sciences, author of over two tens of research works and papers

Republican Party of Armenia

RPA Board Member

Married, has two children.