Valdemaras Razumas, Prof.
Vice-minister of Education, Science and Sport of the Republic of Lithuania
Prof. V. Razumas, is a Vice-minister of Education, Science and Sport of the Republic of Lithuania, working in this position since February 2019. As a vice-minister, he is responsible for the policy making in the field of research and development at the higher education and research institutions, organization and control of its implementation, participation in policy making in the experimental (socio-cultural) development and innovation development (smart specialisation) sectors.
Before joining the Ministry, in 2018 he has chaired the Research Council of Lithuania. For almost 10 years (in a period of 2009-2018) prof. V. Razumas headed the Lithuanian Academy of Sciences as its President. He has educational profile in chemistry. He is a co-author of 2 monographs and 7 patents. More than 180 research papers in international and national scientific journals.
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