Nikoloz Samkharadze holds a Ph.D in International Relations. He has been giving lectures at International Relations Department of Tbilisi State University since 2009 in four different courses. Mr. Samkharadze has extensive working experience ranging from the National Security Council of Georgia to EU Special Representative’s Office in South Caucasus as policy analyst and national expert respectively. Since 2010, he manages regional Integrated Border Management Projects at the United Nations Development Programme in Georgia.
In the framework of PESTUGE, Mr. Samkharadze is updating his existing course on cases of international conflicts and developing a new course on management of peace processes.