From 1st February of this year a new guest lecturer Radka Nacheva from Varna University of Economics in Bulgaria has started to work in the faculty of Science and Engineering of Liepaja University. The guest lecturer will develop study courses and will give lectures in strategic specialization field – “Information Technology, Computer Technology Electronics, Telecommunications, Computer Control and Computer Science ” in the framework of ESF funding project “Perfection of the Academic Staff of Liepaja University in the Areas of Strategic Specialization – Natural Sciences, Mathematics and Information Technologies, Art, Social Sciences, Commerce and Law” (No 188.8.131.52/18/A/021).
The engineering students of Bachelor and Master study programmes will have a chance to listen her lectures in the professional Bachelor study programme “Information Technologies” and academic Bachelor study programme “Computer Science”, where R. Nacheva will teach the study course “Operating systems” (in the amount of 3 ECTS), in the professional Bachelor study programme “Information Technologies” will teach the study course “Object-Oriented Modelling” (in the amount of 1,5 ECTS) and in the professional Master study programme “Information Technologies”, where she will teach the study course “Business Process Modelling” (in the amount of 1,5 ECTS). R. Nacheva admits that she is very glad about this opportunity to work and obtain experience in Liepaja University.
Starting from 2018 Radka Nacheva has being working in Varna University of Economics for the Chief Assistant professor, has obtained the Phd degree in Informatics and has published several scientific publications. The guest lecturer will be doing the scientific research work and it is planned that the guest lecturer will be working in this project until 31st July 2021.
The aim of the project is to perfect and strengthen the professional competence of Liepaja University academic staff, to promote the renewal and involvement of doctoral students and foreign academic staff in academic work and scientific research in the areas of strategic specialization, in order to ensure qualitative, internationally competitive and research based higher education, as well as promoting commercialization of knowledge by improving the cooperation with entrepreneurs of the industry.