On March 19, the election of the rector of the Armenian State Pedagogical University took place. This was reported by the Pedagogical University.
In a closed, secret ballot, unanimously with 19 votes in favor and 19 against, the long-term vice-rector of the university, Doctor of Psychological Sciences, Professor Srbuhi Gorgyan was elected Rector. Prior to the vote, Srbuhi Gorgyan, the sole candidate for the post of rector, presented her university action plan. He singled out the priorities of the university development, presented the vision of the coming years and what to do in the context of the crisis of pedagogical education.
The members of the council asked the candidate for rector questions related to the university-school-graduate relationship, interdisciplinary research, professional training of lecturers, quality assurance of education, as well as opportunities to bring research achievements to school, issues of universal inclusion, etc.
The President of the ASPU Council, Deputy Minister of Education and Science Zhanna Andreasyan, as a representative of the state, assured that the university can not solve the existing problems alone, the state has a lot to do in that matter. “A special state policy must be developed, additional tools, after which we will be able to have qualified teachers. A combined approach must be taken, starting with making the teaching profession attractive, “the Chairman of the Board added, assuring,” The Pedagogical University is of crucial importance for our country. A lot depends on the work of each of us. ”
In their speeches, the members of the council assured that Srbuhi Gorgyan’s scientific-pedagogical path, experience and knowledge, long-term dedication to work will only be useful in the management of the university. They once again expressed their readiness to unite their efforts and support the implementation of the university’s strategy in these difficult times.
After the voting, the Chairman of the Council Zhanna Andreasyan congratulated the newly elected Rector, noting that the unanimous voting is the solid foundation on which they will work together on a huge task. On behalf of the council, Zhanna Andreasyan assured. “The council will work with you as a team. Your success is our success. ”