KRASNOYARSK, September 19. / TASS /. Former mayor of Krasnoyarsk, Edkham Akbulatov, was appointed rector of the Siberian State University, named after Academic MF Reshetnev, who is the mainstay of the region. This was reported on Wednesday by the press service of the university.
"Since 19 September 2018, the acting rector … Edkham Shukrievich Akbulatov, the corresponding order was signed by the Minister of Science and higher education of the Russian Federation," the statement said.
Akbulatov in 2002-2011 was deputy governor, chairman of the government, and. about. Governor of the Krasnoyarsk region, was mayor of the regional center in 2012-2017.
The supporting university in the Krasnoyarsk area was established in 2016 on the basis of the Siberian State Aerospace University (SibSAU) and the Siberian State Technological University (SibSTU).