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Aida Abdykanova

Candidate of Historical Sciences, Associate Professor

Anthropology

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New Campus

Phone: +996 312 915000

Phone extention: (0 312) 915000 + 434

Room: 315

ACADEMIC BACKGROUND

 

24 December 2007 – Defence of the thesis “Paleolithic complexes of Mangyshlak peninsula (Western Kazakhstan)”

 

November 2003 – December 2006

Aspirantura, Institute of Archaeology & Ethnography, Siberian Branch Russian Academy of Sciences, Novosibirsk, Russian Federation

 

September 1998 – June 2003

The Faculty of History and Regional Studies, J. Balasagyn – Kyrgyz National University, Bishkek, Kyrgyz Republic

 

AREA OF RESEARCH INTERESTS

 

Paleolithic, Mesolithic and Neolithic Ages of Central Asia, Rock Art, Human Evolution, Cultural Heritage Studies

 

EXPEDITIONS

Archaeological Survey on Uch-Kurbu and Chap sites (July 2016), Issyk-Kul and Naryn oblasts

Archaeological expedition on Obishir V (August-September 2016), Batken oblast

Archaeological expedition on Aigyrzhal 2 (August 2016), Naryn oblast

Archaeological expedition on Obishir V grotto (August 2015), Batken oblast

Archaeological expedition on Kensai site (August 2015), Issyk-Kul oblast

Archaeological expedition on Aigyrzhal 2 and 3 sites (July-August, 2015), Naryn oblast

Participation in international archaeological expedition on Sel-Unkur Cave and Obishir 1, 5 Grottos, as an expert (September, 2014)

Archaeological investigation of the site Aigyrzhal-2 (June-July, 2014)

Archaeological investigation of sites Aigyrzhal-2, Alamyshyk and Teke-Sekirik (July-August, 2013)

Archaeological investigation of the site Aigyrzhal-2 (August, 2012)

Archaeological investigation of the Semetei Grotto (July, 2012)

Participation in international archaeological expedition “Ancient cultures of Southern Caucasus”, Azerbaijan (August, 2011), as an expert

Archaeological investigation of the Semetei Grotto (July, 2011)

Archaeological investigation of the Ak-Olon site (June-August 2010)

Archaeological investigation of the Kalmak-Tash site (July, 2009)

Archaeological investigation of the Georgievskii Bugor (July 2008)

Archaeological survey in At-Bashi rayon (August 2008)

Archaeological investigation of the Uch-Kurbu (jointly with KTU “Manas”, June 2008)

Archaeological investigation of the Uch-Kurbu (jointly with KTU “Manas”, July 2007)

 

OFFERED COURSES

 

Intro. to Archaeology

Archaeology of Central Asia

Intro. to Physical Anthropology

Human and Culture Co-Evolution

Rock Art in Eurasia

Different Tastes: Evolution of Human Diet

 

TRAINING

 

Training Course on Cultural Heritage Protection in the Asia-Pacific Region 2013 "Preservation and Restoration of Wooden Structures", 3 September - 3 October, 2013, Nara, Japan.

 

The series of four year training workshops on the Protection of the Cultural Heritage in Central Asia, conducted by the National Research Institute for Cultural Properties, Tokyo and the Institute of History and Cultural Heritage of the national Academy of Sciences of the Kyrgyz Republic was started in October 2011 and will finish in March 2015:

  1. The training workshop on the protection of cultural heritage in Central Asia organized by the National Research Institute for Cultural Properties, Tokyo and the Institute of History and Cultural Heritage of the national Academy of Sciences of the Kyrgyz Republic, Bishkek, 6-17 October, 2011
  2. The training workshop of the Program of UNESCO/Japan Funds-in-Trust International Workshop 2011, Bishkek, Kyrgyz Republic, 18-24 October, 2011.
  3. The training workshop Archaeological investigation and conservation of archaeological objects organized by the National Research Institute for Cultural Properties, Tokyo and the Institute of History and Cultural Heritage of the national Academy of Sciences of the Kyrgyz Republic, Bishkek, 1-17 September, 2012.
  4. The training workshop The support of standards and procedures in the preparation of transboundary serial nomination documentation of the Silk Road in Central Asia organizedby the National Research Institute for Cultural Properties, Tokyo and the Institute of History and Cultural Heritage of the national Academy of Sciences of the Kyrgyz Republic, Bishkek, 19-25 September, 2012.
  5. The “2013, 4th Training Workshop for the Protection of Cultural Heritage in Central Asia” organized by the National Research Institute for Cultural Properties, Tokyo and the Institute of History and Cultural Heritage of the national Academy of Sciences of the Kyrgyz Republic, Bishkek, 8-14 February, 2013.
  6. The “2014, 6th Training Workshop for the Protection of Cultural Heritage in Central Asia: on Conservation of Archaeological Objects” organized by the National Research Institute for Cultural Properties, Tokyo and the Institute of History and Cultural Heritage of the National Academy of Sciences of the Kyrgyz Republic, Bishkek, 10-15 February, 2014.

Training course "Archaeological documentation on the territory of upper stream of Syrdarya river (Uzgen and Uzgen Oasis)", organized by the National Research Institute for Cultural Properties, Tokyo and the Institute of History and Cultural Heritage of the National Academy of Sciences of the Kyrgyz Republic, Uzgen, 2-10 October, 2015. As an expert.

 

PUBLICATIONS

 

ARTICLES:

2016. The results of archaeological excavations on site Obishir 5 in 2016 (Co-Author) // Problems of Archaeology, Ethnography, Anthropology of Siberia and Neighboring Territories.  Novosibirsk: IAET SB RAS Press, 2016. – Vol. XXII. – pp. 194-198. Web-link: http://archaeology.nsc.ru/ru/publish/sessbornik/doc/ses_2016_min.pdf (in Russian)

2016.  1916 Uprising in Kyrgyzstan: experts and activists opinion (Co-Author) // International Scientific and Practical Conference "1916 Uprisings in Asian Russia: uknown about known". 28 June, Almaty, Kazakhstan. (in procces)

2015. The results of archaeological excavations on site Obishir 5 in 2015 (Co-Author) // Problems of Archaeology, Ethnography, Anthropology of Siberia and Neighboring Territories. Novosibirsk: IAET SB RAS Press, 2015. – Vol. XXI. – pp. 174-178. Web-link: http://www.archaeology.nsc.ru/ru/publish/sessbornik/doc/ses_2015_min.pdf (in Russian)

2015. Ecology and subsistence at the Mesolithic and Bronze Age site of Aigyrzhal-2, Naryn valley, Kyrgyzstan (Co-Author) // Quaternary International xxx (2015). pp. 1-15. Web-link: http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1040618215006655 (in English)

2015. Stone Age site Uch-Chat (Co-Author) // Second Congress of Anthropologists and Ethnologists, 4 April, 2015. Bishkek. - pp.452-455. (in Russian)

2015. The Mesolithic site Aigyrzhal 2: results of investigations in 2014 (Co-Author) // Forth Orozbaev Readings “Kazakshtan archaeology and ethnology: past, present and future”, 28-29 April, 2015. Almaty, Kazakhstan (in process) (in Russian)

2015. Formation of Nomadic Societies in Ancient Eurasia: The joint Kyrgyz-Japan Project in Naryn Valley, Kyrgyzstan, 2014 (Co-Author) // Proceedings of the 22nd Annual Meeting of Excavations in West Asia, Japanese Society of West Asian Archaeology, 22-23 March, 2015. Tokyo, Japan. - pp. 60-66. (In Japanese)

2014. New Data on Mesolithic and Neolithic of Kyrgyzstan: brief overview // Bulletin of IICAS  (in Russian)

2014. Results of investigations of Stone Age site Alamyshyk in 2012-2013 // Prehistory of OLd World: Nature-Human-Culture. Novosibirsk, Russia (in procces) (in Russian)

2014. New site of Stone Age Aigyrzhal-2 (Kyrgyzstan, Naryn oblast) (Co-Author) // Akishev' Readings. 22-23 April. Astana, Kazakhstan. - pp. 148-160. (in Russian)

2014. Kyrgyzstan: Cultural Heritage Management //  Encyclopedia of Global Archaeology, Cultural Heritage Management Section, 2014. - pp. 4336-4339. - [http://link.springer.com/referenceworkentry/10.1007%2F978-1-4419-0465-2_1154] (in English)

2014. Final Evaluation Report on Training Course on Cultural Heritage Protectin in Asia Pacific Region 2013: Preservation and Restoration of Wooden Structures // Training Course on Cultural Heritage Protectin in Asia Pacific Region 2013: Preservation and Restoration of Wooden Structures. 3 September-3 October, 2013. ACCU, 2014. - pp. 215-219. (in English)

2013. The site of the Neolithic Age Semetei Grotto: outcomes of 2012 // Collected articles of International Scientific Practical Conferenece "Kazakhstan and Central Asia in Stone Age", Almaty, 14 December, 2013.  - pp. 74-85. (in Russian)

2013. Stone Age sites near of Naryn city (Co-Author) // Proceedings of High Educational Schools, Bishkek, 2012. - pp. 65-66. (in Russian)

2012. Archaeological investigations of the Semetei grotto in 2011 (Naryn oblast, Kyrgyzstan) // Margulanov’s readings, May 20-24, 2012, Kokshetau, Kazakhstan. - pp. 180-185. (in Russian)

2012. Central Asia in the Past: Dialog or Confrontation? Co-Author // Review of Kyrgyz National University. - Bishkek. - pp. 616-620. (in Russian)

2011. Paleolithic workshop Ak-Olon: investigation in 2010 // Archaeology of Kazakhstan in the period of independence: results, perspectives. Almaty, November 23-24. (in Russian)

2011. Paleolithic complexes Mangyshlak and Uzen // Aralo-Caspian region in history and culture of Eurasia. II international scientific conference. Ak-Tobe, September 14-18, 2011. (in Russian)

2011. Archaeological investigation of Kalmak-Tash site (Kochkor rayon, Naryn oblast, Kyrgyzstan) // Forth Central Asian anthropological conference. Collected articles. Bishkek, May 7, 2011. - pp. 68-69. (in Russian)

2009. New archaeological materials of the Stone Age in At-Bashi rayon. Electronic journal. Archaeologies: Journal of the World Archaeological Congress (in English)

2009. Regarding to investigations of Mesolithic and Neolithic sites in Kyrgyzstan // Second Central Asian anthropological conference. Collected articles. 

Bishkek, 2009. – pp.68-69. (in Russian)

2009. The results of investigation of site Georgievski Bugor in 2008 // Materials and Investigations Archaeology of Kyrgyzstan. Bishkek, 2009. - pp. 3-6. (in Russian)

2008. New archaeological materials of the Stone Age in At-Bashi rayon (Naryn, Kyrgyzstan) // The third International Conference on Turpan Studies. Turpan, 2008. – pp. 168-170. (in English)

2008. Searching for sites of Stone Age period on At-Bashi region in 2007 // Materials and Investigations Archaeology of Kyrgyzstan. Bishkek, 2008. - pp. 3-7. (in Russian)

2006. Paleolithic complexes of plato Mangyshlak // Lomonosov's Readings.  Moscow, 12-15 April, 2006 (in Russian)

2005. Paleolithic complexes of plato Mangyshlak // Review of NSU, volume 5, issue 3. Novosibirsk, 2005. – pp. 98-110. (in Russian)

2005. Materials of sites Uzen. Novosibirsk, 04/2005 (in Russian)

2004. Analysis of Paleolithic monuments of Mangyshlak peninsula, Omsk, 11/2004 (in Russian)

2004. Basic periods in studying Paleolith of Kyrgyzstan // RAESC. Kemerovo, 2004. – pp.60-61. (in Russian)

2004. Paleolithic site Tosor-3 // Problems of archaeology, ethnography and anthropology of Siberia and neighboring territories. Novosibirsk, 2004. – pp. 6-10. (in Russian)

2003. Paleolithic sites of Southern Kyrgyzstan // Review of KTU "Manas". Bishkek, 2003. - pp. 137-147. (in Russian)

 

MEMBERSHIP

 

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