Associate Professor Atanas Vladikov, PhD is a tenure-track Associate Professor in “World Economy and International Economic Relations – European Economy” at the Faculty of Economic and Social Sciences (FESS) of the University of Plovdiv “Paisii Hilendarski”, Bulgaria.
At present, he is the only expert in Bulgaria, who specialized twice (2010 and 2018) at the International Training Center, Torino, Italy of the International Labor Organization , Geneve, Switzerland.
He is fluent in English and Greek languages, and may communicate in Russian, as well.
He is an active member of the Union of Economists of Bulgaria (UEB).
Assoc. Prof. A. Vladikov, PhD has active publication and expert activities in the fields of European and International Economy, Taxation, Project and Investment Consulting, and others; he participated in implementation of numerous research, education, and business projects with public, private, and mixed financing.
He is the official translator in Bulgarian language of the book The Precariat – The New Dangerous Class of Prof. Guy Standing from the United Kingdom.
EDUCATION AND SCIENCE PROGRESS
2013 – PhD Degree in “Economic and Labor Organization”, University of National and World Economy, Sofia, Bulgaria
2007-2016 – in sequential order: Assistant Professor, Senior Assistant Professor, Head Assistant Professor, Secretary-in-Science in International Cooperation and Project Management, FESS, University of Plovdiv, Bulgaria;
2005 – Master of Business Administration, MBA, University of Central Oklahoma, USA;