SST Profile Picture - Askar Boranbayev

Askar Boranbayev, PhD


Department: Computer Science
Position: Assistant Professor
Degree: PhD degree in Informatics, Computing Technics and Control from L.N. Gumilyov Eurasian National University, Astana, Kazakhstan
Office: 1.195
Email: aboranbayev@nu.edu.kz
Phone: +7 (7172) 706100

Askar Boranbayev has been teaching at the Department of Computer Science at Nazarbayev
University School of Science and Technology in the position of Assistant Professor since March
2012.

Courses taught at Nazarbayev University:
– CSCI 111 – Web Programming & Problem Solving Course.
– CSCI 245 – System Analysis and Design.
– CSCI 262 – Software Project Management.
– CSCI 361 – Software Engineering
– CSCI 151 – Programming for Scientists and Engineers Lab

 

Prof. Boranbayev has a PhD degree in Informatics, Master’s degree in Software Engineering,
Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, and the Executive MBA degree.

 

Prof. Boranbayev has 17 years of professional IT industry experience, which includes experience in
managing and leading IT teams, design, development, deployment and maintenance of Information
Systems, Enterprise Web applications, Client Server Technology, Distributed Object-Oriented
Programming, and Database Design, with an exposure to various platforms, frameworks, software
systems and specialized IT tools.


 

Scholarly activities and publications.

Participates in various national and international conferences and workshops. Served as a session
chair in conferences. Results of research are reflected in peer-reviewed journals and conference
proceedings.


 

Organizational and community work.

Since his employment at Nazarbayev University Prof. Boranbayev served and is currently serving as
a member of multiple committees, sub-committees and working groups (such as IT Committee,
Green Campus Committee, High performance Computing Committee, Research Strategy Committee
etc…).


 

Awards and Scientific Grants:

1. In 2015: Memorable Medal awarded by Nazarbayev University in honor of “THE 550
ANNIVERSARY OF THE KAZAKH KHANATE”. Awarded for contributions to
Nazarbayev University.
2. In 2014: An Honorary Diploma awarded by the Ministry of Education and Science of the
Republic of Kazakhstan. Awarded for contributions to education and for achievements in
social and spiritual development of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
3. The State Scientific Scholarship for Young and Talented Scientists of the Republic of
Kazakhstan for 2012-2013. The grant was awarded by the Ministry of Education and Science
of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
4. The State Scientific Scholarship for Young and Talented Scientists of the Republic of
Kazakhstan for 2010-2012. The grant was awarded by the Ministry of Education and Science
of the Republic of Kazakhstan.