Elfa Shabashvili, PhD
Assistant Professor, Anatomy and Histology
Dr. Shabashvili graduated from Kazan State University in Russia with a Master’s degree in Biology and Chemistry. She received a Doctorate degree in Biology in 1990 from the Russian Academy of Science and in Sociology of Culture in 1997 from St. Petersburg State University in Russia. Dr. Shabashvili has 30 publications. Dr. Shabashvili was appointed to the rank of Associate Professor at the Kazan State Technological University. She has extensive experience in international education as a faculty and as a university administrator. She was working in Russia, Central Asia and Europe. Before joining MERP, Dr. Shabashvili was teaching Biological Sciences in several US colleges.