Elene Salukvadze

 



Education:

PhD in Geography

1993 - PhD in geography (Candidate of Geography Sciences), Thesis topic - “Landscape - ecological analysis of the largest industrial centers’ suburb zones for the rational nature use purposes" (Tbilisi and Rustavi cities case study).

1983-1986 - Postgraduate study of the Vakhushti Bagrationi Institute of Georgaphy of the Georgian Academy of Sciences, specialty - "Physical Geography, Landscape Geophysics and Geochemistry".

1977-1982 - A.S. Pushkin Pedagogical Institute, Faculty of Natural Sciences, specialty: geography-biology; with honor.

Work Experience:

Research:

2012 to present - Deputy Director of the TSU Vakhushti Bagrationi Institute of Geography.

2006-2012 - Senior Researcher of the Department of Physical Geography of the TSU, Vakhushti Bagrationi Institute of Geography, Scientific Secretary of the Scientific Board.

1993-2006 - - Senior Researcher of the Department of Physical Geography, Scientific Secretary of the Scientific Seminar of Vakhushti Bagrationi Institute of Geography.

1993 – Senior Research fellow of the Department of Landscape Sciences of Vakhushti Bagrationi Institute of Geography of the Georgian Academy of Sciences.

1986-1993 - Junior Research fellow of the Department of Physical Geography of Vakhushti Bagrationi Institute of Geography of the Georgian Academy of Sciences.

Teaching:

2014 to present guest lecturer Faculty of Social and Politic Sciences, TSU

2007-2011 - guest lecturer of the Ilia Chavchavadze State University.

1999-2003 - Docent of the Department of Geography of Sukhumi Branch of the Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University.

1998-2006 - Docent of the Department of Geography of Sulkhan - Saba Orbeliani Tbilisi State Pedagogical University.

1993-1994 - Tbilisi 6th Gymnasium. Teacher of geography.

Expeditions:

1985-2011 - Different regions of Georgia (Kakheti, Shida Kartli, Kvemo Kartli, Imereti, Guria).

2007-2009 - Turkey (Tao - Klarjeti, Lazeti, Shavsheti, Cappadocia).

Research Grants:

2014-20017, Shota Rustaveli National Science Faundation, State scientific project (grant) for fundamental research, FR/142/9-280/13, Landscape planning methodology for urban agglomeration (for example Tbilisi and Rustavi), the Main staff.

2004-2005 - Preconditions and Prospects for Development of Kartli’s Tourist - Recreational Potential. Main staff (Research Grant of the Georgian Academy of Sciences).

2002-2003 - Preconditions and Prospects for Development of southern Georgia’s Tourist - Recreational Potential. Main staff (Research Grant of the Georgian Academy of Sciences).

1998-2000 - Encyclopedic Dictionary of General Geographical Terms. Main staff (Research Grant of the Georgian Academy of Sciences).

1997 – Geographical Basis of Administrative-Territorial Organization. Main staff (Research Grant of the Georgian Academy of Sciences).

Participation in conferences:

2015 (22-24. 10) International Confer. “ Modern Problems of Geography and Anthropology/ Geoecological Problems of Tbilisi and the Basic Principles of Landscape Planing. (Tbilisi,Georgia).

2015 (22-24. 10) International Confer. “Modern Problems of Geography and Anthropology/ Landscapes of Critical Ecoregions-Issues and Modern Conditions, (Tbilisi,Georgia).

2015 (17-18. 09) International Confer. “Problems Adaptation Geo and Natural-Economic System  /Global Сhanges/ Landscapes of Mountain Regions of Georgia and their Modern Ecological Situation,  (Bacu, Azerbaijan).

2013 ( 7-9. 11) “Modern Problems of Geography”, Dedicated to the 80th D Anniversary Since the Foundation of Vakhushti Bagrationi Institute of Geography/ Anthropogrnic Load Impact on Phytocenoses in the Global Warming. (Tbilisi, Georgia).

2013 (22-24. 07) International  Conf. “Kolkhety Lowland Water Ecosystems- Protection amd Efficient Use”/Dynamics of Anthropogenic Transformation of Colchic Landscapes.(Tbilisi-Poti, Georgia).

2012 (20-21. 10) Scienc. confer. Dedicated to the 100th Anniversary of Professor Levan Maruashvil/The Ecological Status of Landscapes of Eastern Georgia Caused by Anthropogenic Factors and Geoecological Processes. (Tbilisi, Georgia).

2011 (15-16. 09) Internat. scientific confer.”Environment and Global Warming”/ Transformation of land­sc­apes and particularities of climate change (on the example of Shida Kakheti) (Tbilisi, Georgia).

2011 (15-16. 09) Iternat. scientific confer.”Environment and Global Warming”/  The Impact of Anthro­pogenic Load on Phytoce­notic Resistance under Global Warming. (Tbilisi, Georgia).

2011 (6-7. 6) International Scientific Conference `Women and 21th Century/  Dynamics and Ecological State of Landscapes of Tbilisi and its Suburbs in Connection with the Expected Sity Development. (Tbilisi, Georgia).

2009 (20. 10.) Inter Sci Conf.: “Critical ecoregions: modern  conditions, problems and ways of their decisions / Landscape Particularities of Critical Eco­lo­gical Regions Using the Example of Drdoflistskaro Region of the East Georgia (Tbilisi, Georgia).

2009 (20.10)  Inter Sci Conf.: “Critical ecoregions: modern  conditions, problems and ways of their decisions /Transformations in natural environment of  Tbilisi and its suburbs in connection with urban development (Tbilisi, Georgia).

2008 24-25. 10) International Confer.: “Pressing Problems of Geography of Mountainous Regions”/Researches of Tbilisi′s Landscapes With Using Geoinformation systems Technologies. (Tbilisi, Georgia)

2008 (24-25. 10) International Confer. “Pressing Problems of Geography of Mountainous Regions”/Impact of Anthropogenic Pollution on Extreme Landscapes of Mountain Regions. (Tbilisi, Georgia).

2008 (17-18. 11)  Intern. Confer.: Climate, Natural Resources, Natural Disasters in the South Caucasus/,Specificity of nrealization of Anthropogenous Pollution of Mountain Biogeocenses in Conditions of Global Warming. (Tbilisi, Georgia).

2007 International Confer.:Mountine Territoryes _ Ecology problems of Cities/ Analyse Transformations Landscapes of Tbilisi 1884-2007 years.( Erevan, Armenia).

Scientific papers:

65 articles in the peer reviewed scientific magazines and collections SYMPOSIAS (including 1 impact - factor). 5 monograph.

1 E. Salukvadze, T. Chaladze, T. Khardziani, K. Gogidze, Prezent Landscapes and Their Ecological States in the Ore Mining Region of Chiatura,/International journal Earth Sciences, Speciasl Issue: New Challenge for Geography Landscape Dimensions of Sustanable Development, Vol. 6, # 5-1, 2017.  

2. E.Salukvadze, T. Chaladze, The Impact of Natural and Anthropogenic Factors to Ecologic Situation of Landscapes Mountain Regions of Georgia/ Geography and Natural Resources, Proceedings of the Azerbaijan Geographical Society, # 1, Bacu, 2016, 44-49 с. (In Russian).

3. D. Nikolaishvili, E. Salukvadze, N. Bolashvili, N. Chikhradze, L. Matchavariani, Anthropogenic Transformation of Landscapes of Colchis Lowland and Surrounding Foothis/ International journal Earth Sciences, Special issue: Modern Problems of Geography and Antropology, Vol.4, Number  5-1, 2015, 68-72 pp.

4. .E. Salukvadze, T. Chaladze, Specificities  of Forming and Modern Changes in Agricultural Landscapes of humid Subtropics,/“Topical Problems of Human Geography“, proccedings of Conference, Colected Papers, New Series #6(85), Tbilisi, 2014, 94-104 pp. (In Georgian).

5. . E. Salukvadze Chaladze T., Anthropogenic Transformation of Landscapes of Eastern Georgia and the Current Ecological Situation/ Scientific  Annals of “Alexandru Ioann Cuza” University of IasI, Vol. LIX, s. I-s, Geography series., Romania,  42-50 pp.

6. E. Salukvadze, T. Chaladze, M. Khekhikashvili, Anthropogenic  Transformation and Ecological Situation of Kvemo Imereti Landscapes (Case Srudy Tscaltubo Municipality)/ Procc. Intern Conf.: “Modern Problems of Geography”, Dedicated to the 80th D Anniversary Since the Foundation of Vakhushti Bagrationi Institute of Geograph, , Colected Papers, New Series #.№5 (84), Tbilisi, 2013. (In Georgian)

7. .E. saluqvadze,, Environmental protection/ Geography of Georgia, TSU, Tbilisi, 2013, 213-219 pp. . (In Georgian).

8. E. Salukvadze, T. Chaladze, G. Lominadze, M. Khechikashvili, /Environment Transformation and Ecological Peculiarities of the Guria Region., Colected Papers, New Series სერია # 4(83), Tbilisi, 2012, 102-119 pp. (In Georgian).

9. E. Salukvadze, D., Mumladze, T. Chaladze, N. Lomidze , M. Xechikashvili, N. Chikhradze, Z. Janeli­d­­ze, Tbilisis climatic-landscape peculiarities and its dynamics/ The Journal of Environmental Biology ISSN: 0254-8704; CODEN: JEBIDP, Lucknow, India,

# 33, p. 521-524

10. E. Salukvadze, M. Khechikashvili, T. Chaladze, G. Lominadze, The peculiarities of the Bakhmaro Landscpe and Ecology Triggered by Anthropogenic Effectes/Metcniereba da Technologiebi (Science and Technologies), Monthly Scientific-reviewed Magazine of Georgian Ntional Academy of Sciences, #10-12, 50-55 pp. Tbilisi, 2010 . (In Georgian).
 

Monography

1. N. Elizbarashvili, G. Meladze, E. Salukvadze, D. Svanadze, Methodology of Landscape Planing of Urban, Agglomeration, (On the Example of Tbilisi-Rustavi) “DANI”, Tbilisi, 2017, 286 p.  (In Georgian).

2. G. Gagua, E. Salukvadze, S. Tsiklauri, Agroclimatic Potential of Tianeti Municipality, Tbilisi, “Petite”, 116 p. (In Georgian).

3. E. Salukvadze, T. Chaladze, Transformation Landscapes of Georgia and their Ecological Situation(General characteristic and Analysis), monography, LAP, LAMBERT Academic Publishing, Saarbrucken, Germany, 2014, 181p. (In Russian).

4. D. Ukleba, K. Kharadze, E. Davitaia, N. Pavliashvili, E. Salukvadze Encyclopaedic Dictionary odf General Geographical Terms,2014, Tbilisi, 445 P. (In Georgian).

 5. Bondirev, Z. Seperteladze, E. Salukvadze, T. Chaladze, Z. Janelidze, Transformation Natural ambience of the Tbilisi City and its   Vicinities,  Tbilisi, 2008 P. 157 (In Georgian).

Participation in professional organizations:

Member of the Scientific Board of the Geographical Society of Georgia;


Contact Information:

elene.salukvadze@gmail.com

elene.salukvadze@tsu.ge