Farkhod Aminjonov is a senior research fellow at the Eurasian Research Institute of Akhmet Yassawi International Turkish-Kazakh University. In his position, he contributes to the institute’s work on energy, economics and security. He has experience conducting a number of collaborative research projects with Canadian, German, Norwegian and Turkish research institutes.
Farkhod holds a Ph.D. in global governance from Wilfrid Laurier University/Balsillie School of International Affairs (Canada), an M.A. in international area studies from the University of Tsukuba (Japan), an M.A. in political science from the OSCE Academy in Bishkek (Kyrgyzstan), and a B.A. (Honours) in international law from the University of World Economy and Diplomacy (Uzbekistan). His research interests include energy security, specifically security of energy systems in Central Asia, energy governance innovations and pipeline politics, as well as foreign and domestic energy policies.