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Avik Vigen Isahakyan

Date of birth  27.11.1944

The area of research expertise

Armenian Literature

Russian Literature

World Literature


Since 1977 till now  

The Writers’ Union, former USSR



1963 -1967           Yerevan State University, Department of “Armenian Language and Literature”
1967-1971 M. Gorki World Literature Institute of the Academy of Sciences of the USSR, Moscow, PhD study

Scientific Degree

Doctor of Philological Sciences since 1988

Academic Rank

Professor since 2000




Russian, English

Professional Experience

Since 2015 till now  Advisor to the Director of NAS RA Institute named after Manuk Abeghyan
Since 2012 till now Executive Director of Pan Armenian Financing Foundation for Armenian Studies
2008-2014 Director of M. Abeghyan Institute of Literature, NAS RA
2006-2007  «ROSAR» Interregional Armenian-Russian Cooperation Center, Humanitarian Response Department Head
Since 2000 till now Research Group Head of Avetik Isahakyan’s works publication
1990-1995 Textology Department Head of M. Abeghyan Institute of Literature
1988-1990 Leading Specialist of M. Abeghyan Institute of Literature of Arm. SSR

Teaching Experience

Since 1995 till now

Academic Courses

Armenian Literature

Tel:    (+374 10) 524812