Long time Dean steps down, will serve as an Academic Consultant for the faculty.
Rector Ilshat Gafurov participated in the meeting of the Board of Academics of the Faculty of Law. He mentioned that all the Institute Directors’ terms in office ended on June 2nd, they will be henceforth elected on a competitive basis.
Liliya Bakulina stepped up as Interim Dean and will serve until next election in late 2016.
Ildar Tarkhanov remains as the faculty member and will be named Chief Academic Consultant of the Faculty of Law.
In his retirement speech Dr. Tarkhanov, who served as Dean for 23 years, expressed his gratitude for all the received credit and said that he was very satisfied with all the positive change that has taken place in the University recently.