Dissertational Council


Supreme Certifying Committee


N 55-A                                                                                                                               13 February 2023





Guided by Article 15.2 of the RA Law “On Scientific and Technical Activites” and by the clauses 15 and 16 of the “Regulations on RA Scientific Degree Awarding” 

  1. To create Geology 054 Specialized Council in the Institute of Geological Sciences of the NAS RA.
  2. The Council can organize candidate and doctoral dissertation defenses:


ID.01.01 – In the profession of General Geology (geological sciences), by the following structure.(link)

  Surname, first name, patronymic The scientific degree Numbers
  1. Meliksetyan Khachatur Boris (chairman)
DSc ID.01.01
    2. Melkonyan Rafik Levon  (deputy chairman) DSc ID.01.01
    3. Sahakyan Lilit Hrant. (scientific secretary) PhD ID.01.01
    4. Avagyan Ara Varujan DSc ID.01.01
    5. Danielyan Taniel DSc ID.01.01
    6. Nazaretyan Sergey Norayr DSc ID.01.01
    7. Galoyan Ghazar Levon PhD ID.01.08
    8. Sargsyan Lilit Samvel PhD ID.01.01
    9. Hovhanissyan Arshavir Eghiazar PhD ID.01.08


  1. Set the period of activity of the Geology 054 Council up until 2024 February 1.

Basis: 09.02.2023 Application (No. 2402/56) of the NAS RA President A. Saghyan 


   2/13/2023   X_________________   Gagik Qtryan

Supreme Certifying Committee of the RA

  Order 23 A, 15.02.2019   1.      Guided by the RA 15th and 16th provisions of the scientific degree awarding regulations and by the 11th and 14th sub-provisions of the Supreme Certifying Committee (SCC) regulations, to form professional council 054 of geology in the NAS RA Institute of Geological Sciences (IGS).   2.      The council can organize Ph.D. and Habilitation dissertation defenses.  24.01.01 – For the profession of General geology (geological sciences), with the following membership:  

N/NSurnamename,patronymScientific degreeNumber in the
1Jrbashyan R.T., headDSc. (geol.), Academician of NAS RA24.01.01
2Melqonyan R.L. vice-headDSc. (geol.), Corresponding Member of NAS RA24.01.01
3Sahakyan L.H., scientific secretaryCandidate of Geol. Sci.,24.01.01
4Avagyan A.V.,DSc. (geol.),24.01.01
5Mouradyan K.M.,DSc. (geol.),24.01.01
6Meliksetian Kh. B.DSc. (geol.),24.01.01
7Nazaretyan S.N.DSc. (geol.),24.01.08
8Galoyan Gh. L.,Candidate of Geol. Sci.,24.01.01
9Movsisyan R.S.Candidate of Geol. Sci.,24.01.01
10Hovhanissyan A.E.Candidate of Geol. Sci.,24.01.01

  3.      To set activity period for the council of geology up to December 31, 2019.     

Basis: NAS RA president R. Martirosyan’s petition N. 24-01/62 of 28.02.2019 and IGS NAS RA head Kh. Meliksetian’s petition N. 2452-41 of 07.02.2019.     

                                                            SCC Chief S. Gogyan