The General Assembly at Konstantin Preslavsky University of Shumen is a senior managing body. The members of the Assembly are permanent for each single mandate. The General Assembly structure includes all full-time habilitated academic staff and non-habilitated lecturers` representatives, students` representatives and administration. Via a majority vote the Assembly approves the University`s Internal Regulations, elects the Rector and the Academic Council members with secret voting. It is only the Rector who by default is entitled to be a member of the Academic Council.

The General Assembly amends and/or abolishes Academic Council and Rector`s resolutions. It is in charge of reorganizing the structure of Shumen University as it makes suggestions for establishing, transforming, renaming or terminating the activity of University structural units. The General Assembly also elects the Supervisory Board members. 


  • permanent members: 240;
  • full-time habilitated academic staff – 76,7 % – 184 members;
  • full-time non–habilitated academic staff – 3,3 % – 8 members;
  • students` representatives – 15 % – 36 members;
  • administrative staff representatives – 5 % – 12 members of whom representing the structural units and 5 at university level.


Prof. Nikola Petkov Zyapkov, D.Sc.

  • Office: 101
  • Telephone: +359 54 830 495/ext. 166


Prof. Ivaylo Petrov Ivanov, Ph.D.


Dora Sashkova Kabakchieva

  • Room: 107
  • Telephone: +359 54 830 495/ext. 216 



 Mandate 18.11.2011 – 18.11.2015



Prof. Dr. Habil Ana Dimova Stoeva, Ph.D.

Prof. Valentina Nikolova Avramova, Ph.D.

Prof. Dr. Habil Dechka Decheva Chavdarova, Ph.D.

Prof. Dr. Habil Dimitar Stankov Kirov, Ph.D.

Prof. Dr. Habil Dobrin Nachev Dobrev, Ph.D.

Prof. Dr. Habil Elka Racheva Dobreva, Ph.D.

Prof. Dr. Habil Ivan Yordanov Yordanov, Ph.D.

Prof. Dr. Habil Ivelina Kostova Savova, Ph.D.

Prof. Dr. Habil Rumen Atanasov Vatashki, Ph.D.

Prof. Dr. Habil Hristo Petrov Trendafilov, Ph.D.

Assoc. Prof. Aleksandar Todorov Aleksandrov, Ph.D.

Assoc. Prof. Angel Krastev Dimitrov, Ph.D.

Assoc. Prof. Antoaneta Dimitrova Dimitrova, Ph.D.

Assoc. Prof. Biser Hristov Georgiev, Ph.D.

Assoc. Prof. Velka Aleksandrova Popova, Ph.D.

Assoc. Prof.  Veneta Petrova Yankova, Ph.D.

Assoc. Prof. Veselin Bozhkov Panayotov, Ph.D.

Assoc. Prof. Vladimir Stefanov Georgiev, Ph.D.

Assoc. Prof. Ganka Ivanova Yankova, Ph.D.

Assoc. Prof. Denka Nedeva Krasteva-Petrova, Ph.D.

Assoc. Prof. Dimitar Dimitrov Popov, Ph.D.

Assoc. Prof. Dobrinka Georgieva Daskalova

Assoc. Prof. Evdokiya Boyanova Borisova, Ph.D.

Assoc. Prof. Elena Viktorova Stoyanova, Ph.D.

Assoc. Prof. Ivaylo Petrov Ivanov, Ph.D.

Assoc. Prof. Ivo Simeonov Topalinov

Assoc. Prof. Lyudmila Konstantinova Kostova, Ph.D.

Assoc. Prof. Mariyana Ivanova Stefanova, PhD

Assoc. Prof. Milena Aleksandrova Paliy-Semerdzhieva, PhD

Assoc. Pprof. Mladen Stoyanov Enchev, PhD

Assoc. Prof. Nadka Nikolova Nikolova, PhD

Assoc. Prof. Plamen Dimitrov Shulikov, PhD

Assoc. Prof. Plamen Todorov Pnayotov, PhD

Assoc. Prof.  Raicho Ivanov Chavdarov, PhD

Assoc. Prof. Rositsa Zhechkova Angelova-Georgieva, PhD

Assoc. Prof. Rumyana Balinova Todorova, PhD

Assoc. Prof. Sava Stoyanov Sivriev, PhD

Assoc. Prof. Snezhanka Petrova Boycheva, PhD

Assoc. Prof. Stefka Yancheva Petkova-Kaleva, PhD

Assoc. Prof. Stoyab Vitlyanov Stoyanov, PhD

Assoc. Prof. Strashimir Mitkov Tsankov, PhD

Assoc. Prof. Tatyana Ivanovna Chalakova, PhD

Assoc. Prof. Temenuzhka Minkova Seizova-Nankova, PhD

Assoc. Prof. Totka Stoyanova Ivanova, PhD

Assoc. Prof. Hashim Akif Ibrahim, PhD

Assoc. Prof Tsvetanka Georgieva Yanakieva, PhD

Assoc. Prof Yuriy Petrov Prodanov, PhD

Senior Lect. Svetlana Yordanova Nedelcheva, PhD

Senior Lect Todor Raychev Todorov, PhD


Prof. Dr. Habil Valeriy Hristov Hristov, DSc

Prof. Dr. Habil Diana Petrova Kyurkchieva, DSc

Prof. Dr. Habil Dobromir Dimitrov Enchev, DSc

Prof. Dr. Ivan Petkov Bangov, DSc

Prof. Dr. Iskra Vitanova Ivanova, DSc

Assoc. Prof. Bogdana Nikolaeva Georgieva-Vassileva, DSc

Assoc. Prof Boris Hristov Dunkov, DSc

Assoc. Prof  Valentin Ivanov Grozev, DSc

Assoc. Prof Valery Kostadinov Golev, DSc

Assoc. Prof Vesselin Aleksandrov Arnaudov, DSc

Assoc. Prof Vesselina Dimitrova Dimitrova, DSc

Assoc. Prof Donka Yotova Ivanova, DSc

Assoc. prof Dragomir Valchev Marchev, DSc

Assoc. Prof Ekaterina Dimitrova Ivanova, DSc

Assoc. Prof Zhana Krumova Angarska, DSc

Assoc. Prof Ivan Ganev Petkov, DSc

Assoc. Prof Iliya Nikolov Iliev, DSc

Assoc. Prof Iliya Penev Penev, DSc

Assoc. Prof Krassimira Trifonova Tanova, DSc

Assoc. Prof Margarita Varbanova Kashchieva, DSc  

Assoc. Prof. Milen Rumenov Penerliev, DSc

Assoc. Prof. Nesho Haynrich Chipev, DSc

Assoc. Prof. Nikolay Mihaylov Uzunov. DSc

Assoc. Prof. Petinka Radeva Galcheva, DSc

Assoc. Prof. Plamen Lyubenov Bozhilov, DSc

Assoc. Prof. Radoslav Iliev Ivanov, DSc

Assoc. Prof. Svilen Penchev Raykov, DSc

Assoc. Prof. Sonya Petrova Dokova, DSc

Assoc. Prof. Stela Malcheva Dermendzhieva, DSc

Assoc. Prof. Todor Nikolov Dimov, DSc

Senior Lect. Ivaylo Kanchev Ivanov, DSc


Prof. Dr. Habil Atanas Ivanov Nachev, DSc

Prof. Nikola Petkov Zyapkov, DSc

Prof. Dr. Habil Roni Nisim Levi, DSc

Assoc. Prof. Aleksandar Petrov Milev, DSc

Assoc. Prof. Anton Ivanov Mollov, DSc

Assoc. Prof. Borislav Panayotov Stoyanov, DSc

Assoc. Prof. Vanyo Zhelyazkov Gargov, DSc

Assoc. Prof. Vezhdi Ismailov Hasanov, DSc

Assoc. Prof. Galina Slavcheva Borisova, DSc

Assoc. Prof. Georgi Nikolov Mazadzhiev, DSc

Assoc. Prof. Georgi Hristov Georgiev, DSc

Assoc. Prof. Dimcho Kostov Stankov, DSc

Assoc. Prof. Ivan Stefanov Ivanov, DSc

Assoc. Prof. Ivo Mihaylov Mihaylov, DSc

Assoc. Prof. Yordan Ivanov Yordanov, DSc

Assoc. Prof. Yordan Nikolov Ivanov, DSc

Assoc. Prof. Konstantin Stoychev Tsvetkov, DSc

Assoc. Prof. Krasimir Dimitrov Tsvyatkov, DSc

Assoc. Prof. Margarita Vladimirova Vasileva, DSc

Assoc. Prof. Mimoza Marinova Mladenova, DSc

Assoc. Prof. Ognyan Borisov Hristov, DSc

Assoc. Prof. Radka Peneva Ruseva, DSc

Assoc. Prof. Rusanka Georgieva Petrova, DSc

Assoc. Prof. Svilen Goranov Tonev, DSc

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Habil Sevdzhan Ahmedov Hakkaev, DSc

Assoc. Prof. Stanimir Stoyanov Stanev, DSc

Assoc. Prof. Stanislav Tsonev Aleksandrov, DSc

Senior Lect. Hristo Ivanov Paraskevov


Prof. Valeri Hristov Chakalov

Prof. Dr. Habil Veselin Zhelyazkov Margaritov, PhD

Prof. Veska Miteva Shosheva, PhD

Prof. Dr. Habil Georgi Velkov Kolev, PhD

Prof. Dimitar Nikolov Cholakov

Prof. Dr. Habil Ivan Dimitrov Karagyozov, PhD

Prof. Ivan Petkov Ivanov, PhD

Prof. Dr. Habil Miroslav Kirilov Nedyalkov, PhD

Prof. Dr. Habil Nadezhda Georgieva Yordanova – Stoyanova, PhD

Prof. Dr. Habil Stefan Ivanov Harkov, PhD

Prof. Dr. Habil Stoyko Vanchev Ivanov, PhD

Assoc. Prof. Blagomir Kirilov Papazov, PhD

Assoc. Prof. Valentin Karolinov Kulev

Assoc. Prof. Violeta Boyanova Tsvetkova, PhD

Assoc. Prof. Violeta Kirilova Atanasova, PhD

Assoc. Prof. Galin Borisov Tsokov, PhD

Assoc. Prof. Darinka Georgieva Vasileva, PhD

Assoc. Prof. Zhivka Encheva Voenkinova, PhD

Assoc. Prof. Zhivko Dimitrov Zhekov, PhD

Assoc. Prof. Ivo Radoslavov Raychev, PhD

Assoc. Prof. Iliyana Hristova Mircheva, PhD

Assoc. Prof. Yordanka Stoyanova Peycheva, PhD

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Habil Krasimir Markov Markov, PhD

Assoc. Prof. Krasimira Tosheva Benkova, PhD

Assoc. Prof. Luchiyan Angelov Milkov, PhD

Assoc. Prof. Margarita Boneva, PhD

Assoc. Prof. Meglena Zhivkova Apostolova, PhD

Assoc. Prof. Nataliya Ivanova Vitanova – Marinova, PhD

Assoc. Prof. Neli Ilieva Boyadzhieva, PhD

Assoc. Prof. Neli Tsvetanova Vasileva, PhD

Assoc. Prof. Nikolay Stanchev Nikolov, PhD

Assoc. Prof. Penka Petkova Kozhuharova, PhD

Assoc. Prof. Petar Ivanov Dichev

Assoc. Prof. Rosen Kostadinov Aleksiev, PhD

Assoc. Prof. Rumyana Borisova Milkova, PhD

Assoc. Prof. Snezhanka Georgieva Vacheva, PhD

Assoc. Prof. Snezhana Hristova Nikolova, PhD

Assoc. Prof. Sonya Borisova Ilieva, PhD

Assoc. Prof. Sonya Kumbieva Babeva, PhD

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Habil Spartak Paskalev Paskalevsky, PhD

Assoc. Prof. Stefan Hristev Bazelkov, PhD

Sen. Lect. Yanna Pavlova Ruskova

Assist. Vasil Ivanov Vasilev


Prof. Andrey Ivanov Andreev, DSc.

Prof. Dr. Habil Borislav Yordanov Bedzhev, DSc.

Prof. Dr. Habil Gosho Kirilov Petkov, DSc.

Prof. Dr. Habil Zhivko Stoyanov Zhekov, DSc.

Prof. Dr. Habil Rumen Koev Kodzheykov, DSc.

Prof. Dr. Habil Hristo Lalev Lalev, DSc.

Assoc. Prof. Avram Ivanov Avramov, DSc.

Assoc. Prof. Atanas Kaloyanov Atanasov, DSc.

Assoc. Prof. Boncho Savchev Botev, DSc.

Assoc. Prof. Gencho Belchev Sandev, DSc.

Assoc. Prof. Georgi Benchev Genov. DSc.

Assoc. Prof. Dimitar Saltirov Dimitrov, DSc.

Assoc. Prof. Dobromir Zhechev Dobrev, DSc.

Assoc. Prof. Zhaneta Nikolova Savova – Tasheva, DSc.

Assoc. Prof. Ivan Krastev Tsonev, DSc.

Assoc. Prof. Ilinka Metodieva Ivanova, DSc

Assoc. Prof. Nikolay Yordanov Dosev, DSc.

Assoc. Prof. Plamen Mihaylov Mihaylov, DSc.

Assoc. Prof. Plamen Nikolov Chernokozhev, DSc.

Assoc. Prof. Radoslav Dimitrov Uzunov, DSc.

Assoc. Prof. Stefan Staynov Zhelev, DSc.

Assoc. Prof. Stoyan Kraychev Kraychev, DSc.

Assoc. Prof. Hristo Angelov Hristov, DSc.

Assoc. Prof. Tsvyatko Stoychev Karagyozov, DSc.


Prof. Dragomir Yordanov Pargov, PhD

Prof. Dr. Habil Ivan Ganchev Ivanov, DSc.

Prof. Dr. Habil Iliya Ivanov Uchkunov, DSc.

Prof. Dr. Habil Penko Petrov Spetsov, DSc.

Assoc. Prof. Bozhanka Radneva Baycheva, PhD

Assoc. Prof. Dragomir Plamenov Dimitrov, PhD

Assoc. Prof. Evgeniya Stoychkov Ivanov, PhD

Assoc. Prof. Nayden Valkov Nenkov, PhD

Assoc. Prof. Pepa Stoyanova Shindrova, PhD

Sen. Lect. Zhivka Stoyanova Ilieva, PhD


Prof. Dr. Habil Margarita Georgieva Hristova – Plashilska, PhD

Assoc. Prof. Antoaneta Petrova Alipieva, PhD

Assoc. Prof. Mariana Stankova Gencheva, PhD

Assoc. Prof. Nikolay Stoyanov Kolishev, PhD

Assoc. Prof. Sevdalina Ilieva Dimitrova, PhD

Assoc. Prof. Tanya Ivanova Valkova, PhD

Sen. Lect. Dorieta Zdravkova Chakarova, PhD



Valya Tsvetomirova Ivanova – 2nd year student, Bulgarian Studies

Georgi Nikolaev Kanchev – 4th year student, Archeology

Enyo Baychev Cheneshev – 3rd year student, English Studies

Ivo Kirilov Balabanov – 2nd year student, History and Geogrpahy

Yoana kalcheva Doncheva – 4th year student, Public Relations

Minka Antonova Koleva – 4th year student, Bulgarian Studies

Nuray Metinova Nazifova – 4th year student, Bulgarian Studies

Shenay Ramzieva Chilnovlieva – 3rd year student, Archeology


Verginiya Demirova Myahova – 2nd year student, Geography and Biology

Dimitrina Kalcheva Dimitrova – 4th year student, Biology and Chemistry

Dobrinka Yankova Yaneva – 4th year student, Geography and Biology

Zhivko Georgiev Manolov – 3rd year student, Ecology and Environmental Protection

Ivan Penev Georgiev – 4th year student, Tourism

Kristelina Gancheva Glavchovska – 1st year student, Ecology and Environmental Protection

Milen Mihaylov Ivanov – 2nd year student, Ecology and Environmental Protection

Svilen Kamenov Stoyanov – 3rd year student, Tourism


Alesiya Ivanovna Koycheva – 2nd year student, Economics

Daniela Stoyanova Ivanova – 1st year student, Economics

Diyana Petkova Slavova – 3rd year student, Economics

Elena Ivanova Zhekova – 3rd year student, Mathematics

Naylyan Dzhemalova Ademova – 2nd year student,Economics


Adriyan Dimitrov Dimitrov – 1st year student, Pedagogy of Teaching Fine Arts

Angel Dimitrov Georgiev – 4th year student, Preschool and Primary School Education

Borislava Ilcheva Bogomilova – 3rd year student, Pedagogy of Teaching Music

Vladimir Petrov Lazarov – 4th year student, Pedagogy of Teaching Fine Arts

Georgi Rosenov Georgiev – 2nd year student, Social Pedagogy

Demetra Nikolaeva Kancheva – 2nd year student, Social Activities

Ivan Ganchev Ganchev – 1st student, Pedagogy of Teaching Fine Arts

Irena Minkova Stoykova – 4th year student, Primary School Education and Foreign Language Teaching

Petko Dimitrov Petkov – 2nd year student, Social Activities

Petya Minkova Stoykova – 2nd year, Primary School Education and Foreign Language Teaching


Dimitar Todorov Todorov – 2nd year student, Signal Security Technique and Technology

Radoslav Ivanov Ivanov – 3rd year student, Communication and Information Systems

Tihomir Mariyanov Todorov – 3rd year student, Communication and Information Systems


Ivelina Krasimirova Dimitrova – 3rd year student, Information Technologies

Lidiya Stoyanova Dimitrova – 2nd year student, Primary School Education and Foreign Language Teaching


Diyana Georgieva Nikolova – Chief Expert (Faculty of Humanities)

Albena Zhivkova Patleeva – Chief Expert (Faculty of Natural Sciences)

Radostinka Asenova Adamidovska – Chief Coordinator of the Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Sciences

Stefanka Ivanova Dimitrova – Chief Coordinator of the Faculty of Education

Miglena Yordanova Trufcheva – Chief Coordinator of the Faculty of Technical Sciences

Martin Mitkov Stoychev – Deputy Director at the Department for Information and In-Service Teacher Training - Varna

Irina Dimitrova Ivanova –Deputy Chief Accountant at the College in Dobrich

Manuel Takvor Manuelyan – Assistant Rector at Shumen University

Mariana Apostolova Peteva – Head at Shumen University Library

Nadezhda Ivanova Irinkova – Manager at the University Information Centre

Plamennka Kirilova Hristova–Rector`s Office Chief Coordinator

Silviya Dimitrova Draganova – Chief Accountant at Shumen University