Faculty of Economics and Business

Department of Economics

Academic Personnel

Name and Surname: Natela Tsiklashvili
Academic Position: Professor

Administrative Position: Vice Rector for Scientific Affairs

Work Experience
Public Economy Planning and Management
1989-1992Adjara AR Research Division for Economic and Social Issues at the Public Institute of Economy and Management, Research Fellow


Batumi Shota Rustaveli State University

  • 2013 - Professor
  • 2011 –Vice Rector for Scientific Affairs
  • 2006-2013 - Associate Professor
  • 2004-2005- Dean of the Faculty of Economics
  • Since 2004, senior lecturer at the Faculty of -economy
  • 2000-2005 - Head of Department of Economic Theory
  • 1992-2000 – Department of Economic Theory, lecturer

Adjara AR Ministry of Finance and Economy

  • 2006- 2008 - minister
  • 2005- 2006  - Deputy Minister

Scientific Publications (during the last 10 years)

  1. ‘Woman on the Job Market’(T. Turmanidze) – TSU, Paata Gugushvili Institute of Economy, ‘Topical Problems of the Sustainable Development of National Economics’, Tbilisi, 2015
  2.  Modern Trends of Human Capital Management, international scientific-practical conference, Theory and Practice of Modern Management, Batumi, 2014
  3. Economic Opportunities for Women and Reality (T. Turmanidze). Proceedings of the Second International Conference: Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow’, GTU, Tbilisi, 2014
  4. The essence of the Business Tourism and Prospects of its Development; proceedings of VII International Conference  ‘Education, Economy and Sustainable Development’. Gori, 2014
  5. Motivation Aspects of Tourism Product Selection, Berlin, 2012
  6. Estimation of Global Competitiveness in  Modern  Georgia, (B.Gechbaia) Ternopol, 2012
  7. ‘Strategic Behavior of Domestic Farming and Individuals on the Labor Market’, international scientific-practical conference ‘Innovations in Business’, proceedings, 2010
  8. ‘Scientific, Technical and Organizational-Managerial Innovations as the Most Important Factors for Acceleration of the Socio-economic Development in Georgia’ (B. Gechbaia). Volume of TSU scholarly papers, Tbilisi, 2009
  9. ‘State Regulation of Investments, Globalization, World Crisis and South Caucasus, proceedings of the international scientific-practical conference. Kutaisi, 2009
  10. ‘The Labor Market Development in Georgia’. Monograph, Tbilisi, 2009.
  11. ‘Key Directions of the State Regulation of Investments’, proceedings of the international scientific conference  ‘Tbeloba’, 2009
  12. ‘Basic Principles of Labor Motivation’, proceedings of the international scientific conference , Didacharoba, 2009
  13. ‘Role of Small Business in the Economic Development (G. Mamuladze), BSU Works, Batumi 2006.

Participation of the International Scientific Forums (during the last 10 years)

  1. International Science & Practical Conference Granting of Research and New Technologies, GRANT 2015, Kyiv
  2. 1st Conference on Internationalization Practices in the Field of Higher Education PICASA-2015 ”, Yerevan
  3. მეექვსე საერთაშორისო კონფერენცია ,, განათლების თანამედროვე გამოწვევები“ გორი, 2013
  4. ,, NATO  Advanced Research Workshop 984302”. Batumi.  2012
  5. International Scientific Practical Conference ,,Economic and bizness trends at the modern stage”, Tallinn 2012
  6. International scientific-practical conference ‘Tourism: Economics and Business’, Batumi-Trabzon, 2010
  7. International Scientific Conference, ‘Innovations in Business (Problems and Prospects, Challenges’, Batumi. 2010
  8. International scientific conference, ‘Globalization, World Crisis and South Caucasus’, Kutaisi, 2009
  9. International Scientific Conference:, ‘The world financial crisis and Georgia’, TSU, innovation center, Tbilisi, 2009
  10. Joint conference, US economic and Education Development Center (NCEE) and the Center for Economic Education and Development (CEED) 2008
  11. Joint scientific seminar ‘Economic Surveys’, the Swiss Federal Technical Institute (Zurich), TSU, BSU and the Ministry of Economic Development and Education Center (CEED), Tbilisi-Batumi. 2009

Scholarship Projects  (during the last 10 years)

  1. 2012-2015 - ( 530311-TEMPUS-1-2012-1-AM-TEMP-JPCR)
    Master in higher education management:   developing  leaders for managing and educational transformation -   Researcher, Trainer
  2. 2012-2016   (2012-2740/001-001-EMA2)
    Euroeast Key personnel 

Internships, Trainings (during the last 10 years)

  1. Advanced Technologies of Teaching at HEIs, Georgian-European Academy, Tbilisi, 2013
  2. ,,Agricultural Extension Structure and Management“ at Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, USA, 2013 წ
  3. Teaching/Learning Assessment Methods at HEIs, Gori, 2012
  4. .,Intellectual Property Rights(IPR), (USAD, EPI,  GEO Patent, Tbilisi, 2011წ
  5. The German Technology Transfer and Innovation   System “– Lessons to Learn for Georgia, Study tour to Germany, 2011წ   
  6. ,Methods in Economic Research,( ETH, CEED,) Batumi, 2009  
  7. Training of Trainers of Economics Teachers” Study tour to USA - (Alabama- Birmingham   University, Atlanta- (FED), New York,  Washington D.C. -Councils of Economic Education, 2007
  8. Training of Trainers of Economics Teachers”,  ( USA,  NCEE (Kyiv, Yerevan )2006
  9. Training of Trainers of Economics Teachers”, (USA, NCEE).(Moscow, St.Peterburg ), 2005

Command of Foreign Languages
Russian, English

Command of Computer Programs
MS Office – MS Word, MS Excel, MS PowerPoint