Kuanyshbaev Seitbek Bekenovich
On January 6, 2012 by the order of the Ministry of Education and Science of the RK Kuanyshbayev Seitbek was appointed as rector of Arkalyk State Pedagogical Institute named after I.Altynsarin.
Kuanyshbayev Seitbek - Doctor of Geographical Sciences, Professor. In 2014 he was elected a full member of the Academy of Pedagogical Sciences of Kazakhstan.
In 1989 he graduated from the Kazakh State University named after S.M.Kirov on the specialty "Geography". He began his career as an intern researcher. From October 1991 to March 1994 he worked as assistant of chair of geomorphology at Kazakh State University named after S.M.Kirov. In the period from 1994 to 2004 Kuanyshbayev S. worked as a senior lecturer, associate professor, head of the Department of Geomorphology and Cartography at Kazakh State University named after Al-Farabi. In 1996, he successfully defended his thesis for the degree of Candidate of Geographical Sciences "Modern relief-forming processes according to satellite images (on the example of the Ili-Balkhash region) at Kyrgyz State University. In 2010 at the Institute of Geography of ANRK defended doctorate degree.
Kuanyshbayev Seitbek is the author of more than 50 works on mapping study of modern relief-forming processes, as well as manuals on topography and cartography.
From April 2004 to January 2012 he held the position of a vice-rector for educational and methodical work at Kostanay State Pedagogical Institute. In 2007 he was awarded the state award - the badge named after I.Altynsarin. In 2014 he was awarded the title of a Honorary Professor of KSPI.
Since January 2012 he has been working as rector of Arkalyk State Pedagogical Institute named after I.Altynsarin.
Kuanyshbayev S. has certificates of training and exchanging of experience on management in education (Graduate School of Management, the experience of Brazil, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil), a certificate of completion of the program "Corporate governance best practice in independent institutions of higher education" (Nazarbayev University), certificate for the participation in the seminar "Leadership, management and finance in Higher Education" (USA, Pennsylvania), has completed a course at the University of Higher Education (University of California, Berkeley).