Dzhaudat Ibragimovich Faizrakhmanov
DPhil. of Economics, Professor.
President of Kazan State Agrarian University,
Honored Science Worker of the Russian Federation and Republic of Tatarstan,
Corresponding Member of the Academy of Sciences of the Russian Federation,
Academician of MAN VSH,
Honored Worker of the Higher Professional Education of the Russian Federation.
Dzhaudat Ibragimovich Faizrakhmanov was born on June 27th, 1948 in the village of Nusa (Arsk Area, the Republic of Tatarstan) in a family with many children. He got his first job in 1966 after he completed his education at Kazan Agricultural Vocational School as an economist of “The First of May” collective farm of the Arsk Area of the Tatarstan Republic. In 1972 he graduated from the Economic School of Kazan State Agricultural Institute. In 1973 he started his post-graduate studies at Kazan State Agricultural Institute under Professor N.S.Katkov’s supervision. His studies were interrupted for one year service in the Soviet Army (1974 – 1975). In spite of that in 1978 he got his Ph.D. and presented the thesis titled “The issues of organization and planning of the rational fodder supplies at the farms with a well-developed dairy cattle-breeding”. In 1991 he presented his Doctor of Science in Economics thesis devoted to the problems of increasing of economic efficiency of cattle breeding and fodder production (with the specialty 08.00.05 “Economics, Planning and Organization of National Economy (Agriculture) Management”) at the Moscow Agricultural Academy named after K.A.Timiryazev.
From 1977 to 1990 he worked as an Assistant Lecturer, Senior Lecturer, Associate Professor and Head of the Economic Cybernetics Department at Kazan State Agricultural Institute. From 1990 to 1996 he worked at Kazan State Veterinarian Academy as Associate Professor of the Agriculture Economics and Veterinary Service Organization Department and Head of the Department of Economics and Marketing in Agriculture. He gained the reputation of an efficient manager and won the respect of his colleagues. In 1992 he got the status of Professor at the Department of Economics and Marketing. Since 1996 up to the present moment, D.I. Faizrakhmanov is the Head of the Agricultural Production Management Department of Kazan State Agrarian University.
D.I.Faizrakhmanov is a prominent scientist studying the problems of increasing economic efficiency of cattle breeding and fodder production, development and implementation of computer technologies and reformation of the agrarian sector of the agroindustrial complex. The realization of his scientific research results has played an important role in providing the stable development of the agroindustrial complex of the Tatarstan Republic and was recognized in other regions of Russia.
D.I. Faizrakhmanov is the author of 15 monographs and 100 scientific works devoted to the actual problems of the agroindustrial complex reformation and increase of the economic efficiency of the agrarian sector. In 2000 he was awarded with the state scientific scholarship established by the Russian Academy of Sciences for outstanding Russian scientists. In the year of 2005 he was awarded with the Diploma for the best Innovation Project in the Republic of Tatarstan.
D.I. Faizrakhmanov has made a prominent contribution to the development of the higher agricultural education, scientific support of the sphere and teaching staff training. He has established his own scientific school and has prepared 15 Ph.Ds. and 5 DPhil. of Economics.
D.I. Faizrakhmanov is the Chairman of the Scientific Board for Economic Problems of the Agroindustrial Complex Reformation of the Academy of Sciences of the Russian Federation. He is a member of the Committee for State Awards of the Republic of Tatarstan in the sphere of science and technology by the President of the Tatarstan Republic. He is the editor-in-chief of the journal “Kazan State Agrarian University Herald” and a member of the editorial board of the journal “Tatarstan Fields” (“Niva Tatarstana”) as well as a member of the Thesis Board.
In August 1996 D.I.Faizrakhmanov was elected the President of Kazan State Agricultural Academy. D.I. Faizrakhmanov is a talented manager, lecturer and scientific advisor. In 2002 D.I. Faizrakhmanov was awarded with the title “Best Manager of the Year” in the sphere of education. In 2005 he was the laureate of the National Award of Public Recognition “Russian of the Year” in the nomination “Rector of the Year”. Under his supervision the University is actively developing, the sphere of its educational activities is widening, its scientific potential, material and technical bases are developing. The natural result of the staff activities under supervision of D.I. Faizrakhmanov, dynamic and stable development was the acquisition of the University status in 2006.
D.I. Faizrakhmanov was elected the Corresponding Member of the Academy of Sciences of the Republic of Tatarstan, full member of the International Academy of Sciences of the Higher School and Corresponding Member of the Russian Agrarian Education Academy.
He was awarded with the medals “For accomplishments in all-Russian population census”, “In memory of Kazan millennium”, “Labor Veteran” and a diploma of the Russian Federation President.