Position:Rector of M. Auezov South Kazakhstan State University.
Date of birth: 22.07.1962
Education, Specialty (qualification), Licenses:
al-Farabi KazNU with a major in history (1984).
Doctor of Historical Sciences (2010). Dissertation topic: The conquest of southern Kazakhstan by tsarist Russia: the relationship between the military-colonial administration and the indigenous population (II half of the 19th - early 20th century). Professor (2010). Academician of the National Academy of Sciences of the Republic of Kazakhstan (2017).
Research interests: History of Kazakhstan in New Time. Colonization issues.
Languages: Kazakh, Russian.
6 monographs, 5 teaching aids, over 250 scientific and methodological articles.