Salnikov Vitaliy G.

Doctor of Geographical Sciences, Professor
In 1983 he graduated from the Faculty of Geography of the Kazakh State University. CM. Kirov, specialty meteorology. The Kazakh National University. Al-Farabi works since 1989, after the end of the target postgraduate Hydrometeorological Center of the USSR (Moscow) and the successful defense of dissertatsii.V period from 1999 to 2002 studied in doctoral KazNU. Al-Farabi.
Academician of the International Academy of Environmental Safety and Environmental Management (2012), Head of the Commission’s effective nature of the International Research School Sustainable Development (2012), scientific editor of the journal Bulletin of the KNU geographic series (2006), editorial board member of the journal “Hydrometeorology and Ecology”, member of the National UNESCO Committee “Man and Biosphere” (2012), Vice-President of the Kazakhstan national geographic society (KNGO) of the Republic of Kazakhstan (2013.).
It combines the administrative, scientific and pedagogical activity. Supervises course, outlet and diploma works, master’s and doctoral (PhD) thesis. He is lead author of a number of state general educational standards of RK. Author of teaching materials (EMCD) on all readable disciplines.
Chairman of the educational-methodical commission RTMC geographical specialties.
In 2009, he won the Republican grant MES “The best teacher of the university.”
“For contribution to the development of science” In 2013 he was awarded an honorary sign of MES RK.
Chairman of the Dissertation Council for the Protection of theses PhD on specialties “Geography” and “Geoecology”, “Tourism”. Under his supervision PhD and PhD thesis.
Key research priorities: climate change and adaptation, sustainable innovative energy-ecological development in the context of global and regional changes, management of environmental quality, global climate change and adaptation, environmental risks and early warning systems for natural disasters, environmental management, the use of remote sensing data prevention of environmental risks, GIS technology and meteorological monitoring.
As a scientific leader involved in the implementation of a large International Kazakh-British project with the University of Nottingham (INSPIRE). Head scientific MES projects under the program of fundamental research (2009-2014) author of over 150 scientific and educational works.
The most important publications
The problem of comparing the safety and sustainable development on the basis of the general laws of nature // Sustainable innovation development: design and management, 2012. (In collaboration with Bolshakov BE)
The climate of Kazakhstan – a basis of formation water. Water resources of Kazakhstan: assessment, prognosis, management. Volume V, 2011. – 348 p. (In collaboration with Turulinoy GK, Talanov EA, Polyakova SE, Dolgikh SA, Petrova EE)
Ecological klimatichessky potential of Kazakhstan. – Monograph. – Almaty, Kazak universiteti, 2006. – 262 p.




Zhappasov Zharylkasyn Erkinovich 

Zhappasov Zharylkasyn Erkinovich, Candidate of Historical Sciences, Dean of the Faculty of Pre-University Education.Sphere of scientific interests includes the history of Kazakhstan in the ancient and middle centuries, international relations, problems of integration of Republic of Kazakhstan in the conditions of globalization. Subjects he teaches in KazNU: Contemporary history of Kazakhstan, Medieval history of Kazakhstan, Kazakh and Russian relations in XVI-XVIII centuries. Scientific-research interests: are problems of historiography of Kazakh and Russian relations, problems of history of medieval Kazakhstan. Publications: Has 2 monographs on the history of Kazakhstan. More than 70 scientific articles, including articles in the magazine with a high impact factor. Contact information: tel .: +7 (727) 292 63 73; mob .: +7 701 356 25 59; e-mail:


Omirkhan Abdimanuly

Doctor of Philological Sciences, Professor, Academician of the International Aitmatov Academy, Academy of Journalism of Kazakhstan.

Dean of the Faculty of Philology and World Languages of al-Farabi Kazakh National University

Omirkhan Abdimanuly has been awarded the Honorary Diploma of the Ministry of Education of the Republic of Kazakhstan for his creative work in the education system of the Republic and outstanding work in the field of education (1996) and the plague of “The Excellence in Education of the Republic of Kazakhstan” (1997), A. Baitursynov Gold Medal of the Association of Higher Education Institutions of the Republic of Kazakhstan (2012), Toktogul Satylganov Medal of TURKSOY (2014), F. Taylor Gold Medal of Regional Academy of Management (2015), the Medal of the 100th Anniversary of the Alashorda Autonomy and the Autonomous Republic of Alashorda (2017), laureate of Mukhamedzhan Seralin Prize of the Union of Journalists of Kazakhstan (1994).


Yessimova Zhuldyz Dapenovna

Yessimova Zhuldyz Dapenovna, Al-Farabi Kazakh National University, Director of the Department of Educational Work, Candidate of Philology, Associate Professor. She is a holder of the state scientific scholarship of the Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Kazakhstan for young scientists. Scientific field of the research of the senior lecturer Yesimova Zh.D.: lexicology and phraseology of the Kazakh language, linguoculturology and text linguistics. Yesimova Zh.D. – the author of more than 60 scientific works, articles and abstracts published in Kazakhstan and abroad, an active participant of international and Kazakh scientific projects.



JOLDASBEKOVA BAYAN, Corresponding Member of the National Academy of Sciences of the Republic of Kazakhstan, Doctor of Philology, Professor, Head of the Russian Philology and World Literature Department  of al-Farabi Kazakh National University.

Sphere of scientific interests: Russian literature of Kazakhstan, modern literary process.

Subjects taught in KazNU: History of foreign literature of the XVII-XVIII centuries; Foreign literature of the XIX century; The history of foreign XXth century literature; Russian literature of the twentieth century; Russian literature of Kazakhstan; Poetics of prose of Russian writers of Kazakhstan; Masterpieces of world literature; Conceptualization of the modern hero in the literature of Kazakhstan of the Independence period; Cultural and historical concepts in the Russian-language literature of Kazakhstan.

Research interests: Humanitarian discourse of Kazakhstan literature, intellectual and innovative potential of personality in the literature of Kazakhstan

Publications. More than 230, with the main works: “Epic Prose”, “The Prose of Russian Writers of Kazakhstan”, “Russian Literature of Kazakhstan”, “Russian Writers of Kazakhstan”, “The Author’s Discourse of Yu. Dombrovsky in the Context of Modern Kazakh Prose”, “The Anthology of Russian Literature in Kazakhstan”, “The Aesthetic Multidimensionality of the Humanitarian Discourse of Literature of Kazakhstan in the Period of Independence”, with additionally published 17 teaching aids, 2 bibliographic dictionaries, etc.

Contact information: tel. +7(727) 3773433; mob. 87012184162