Askar Boranbayev

Department
School of Engineering and Digital Sciences, Computer Science
Title
Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Computer Science
Office
7.233
Email
aboranbayev@nu.edu.kz

18 years of professional IT industry experience, which includes experience in managing IT infrastructure, 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.

PhD degree in Informatics Computing Technics and Control, Master’s degree in Software Engineering, Bachelor degree in Computer Science, and Executive MBA degree.

Courses taught at Nazarbayev University, Department of Computer Science, since 2012:

  • 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
  • Data Science 551 – Process and Project Management

Scholarly and academic activities.

Results of research are reflected in peer-reviewed journals and conference proceedings.

Regular participation in various national and international conferences and workshops.

Since 2014 serves as a reviewer for the Journal of Supercomputing.

Organizational and community work.

Served as a member of multiple committees, sub-committees and working groups (such as Equipment Committee for Computer Science Department, Green Campus Committee, High performance Computing Committee, IT Committee, etc…).  

Served as a session chair in conferences.

Awards and Scholarships:

  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 scholarship 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 scholarship was awarded by the Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Kazakhstan