Dr. Evgenii Dainov, Professor
Centre for Social Practices
New Bulgarian University
9 Graf Ignatiev st, third floor
Tel: + 359 2 980 8170
Fax: + 359 2 988 3770
e-mail: edainov @ csp-sofia.org
Evgenii Dainov is Professor of Politics at the New Bulgarian University, Sofia. He is a historian by education, established the CSP-NBU in 1994 and has led it ever since. Coming from a varied academic, civil society-related and media background, Dr Dainov has been concentrating on issues relating to civil society, community development, politics, policy-making, reform and minority integration. Increasingly, sustainable development has become his main field of academic and practical interest. Following in parallel careers in academic research and publishing, civic action and media analysis, Dr Dainov has been fusing these fields into the arena of participating in policy-making and policy evaluation. Prime interests include minority integration, education reform, administrative reform. He is member of a number of professional and civic bodies and associations, including the Bulgarian Sociological Association, the Bulgarian Political Science Association, Global Water Partnership, Varbitsa River Council and Global Development Network. Has published three major monographs, one collection of short stories and participated in 28 collections of papers on various topics related to reform and development.