Head of the Department of historical demography and the assembly of people of Kazakhstan

Name, surname: APENDIYEV TIMUR A.

Position: Head of the Department of Historical Demography and the Assembly of the People of Kazakhstan

Degree, title: PhD

Contact details: e-mail: timur.apendiev@mail.ru


Born on May 1, 1985 in Sagabien, Aksu district, Almaty region. In 2002, he graduated with honors from the secondary school named after T. Toktarov. Since 2002 he has been living in Almaty.

Degree: in 2017 he successfully defended doctoral dissertation on the historiography of the struggle of the Kazakh people against the Dzungar invasion. Domestic scientific consultant – Doctor of Science, prof. T.A. Tulebayev, foreign – Dr. Shirin Akiner. A postdoctoral research internship was held at the Central Asian Forum at Cambridge University (Cambridge, UK).

Professional experience:

2022 to the present – Scientific Secretary of the Institute of History and Ethnology named after Ch.Ch. Valikhanov.

2009-2019 – Laboratory assistant, junior researcher, researcher, senior researcher, leading researcher, head of the department of historiography, source studies and modern methodology of the Institute of History and Ethnology named after Ch.Ch. Valikhanov

2009 – Assistant Secretary of the Faculty of General Humanitarian Training (FGHP) of the Kazakh Head Architectural and Construction Academy, methodologist of the correspondence department of the Almaty College of Economics

2008 – laboratory assistant, methodologist of the department of educational and methodological work of the Kazakh Academy of Sports and Tourism

2007-2008 – caretaker, tour guide of the D.A. Kunaev museum


2013 – “Letter of Gratitude” from the Minister of Education and Science of the Republic of Kazakhstan B.T. Zhumagulov.

2018 – medal and certificate “Best Young Scientist” of the Institute of History and Ethnology named after Ch.Ch. Valikhanov.

2019 – medal “Best Specialist” of the international academy “ALTYN GLOBUS”.

2021 – winner of the state prize named after M. Auezov.

2022 – diploma “Kurmet” from the Minister of Science and Higher Education of the Republic of Kazakhstan S. Nurbek.

2022-2023 – the owner of the Bolashak international scholarship.

Research interests: research interests are associated with the study of historiography of the Kazakh-Dzhungar wars, the history and historiography of Kazakhstan of the new time, oral history, the issue of the holy places of the Kazakhs, educational activities.

He was a performer of 8 scientific projects, of which the leader in the project «New declassified Russian archives about unknown pages of the life and work of Kazakh khans, sultans, batyrs (18th – first half of the 19 th centuries)».

Publications: author of about 80 scientific papers in domestic and foreign publications, including 5 monographs, published about 10 articles and reviews in highly rated international journals Clarivate Analytics and Scopus.


1.Factory industry of Turkestan / Editions du JIPTO (France), 2018. – 134 p. ISB 978-2-35175-060-5            (Tulebaev Т., Shashaev А.).

2. Kazakh statehood and Alashorda. Collective monograph. / Institute of History and Ethnology named after Sh. Ualikhanov. – Almaty: Litera-M LLP, 2018 – pp. 523-583.

3. History of the Germans in Southern Kazakhstan (late 19th – early 20th centuries) / Al-Farabi Kazakh National University. – Almaty: “Kazakh University”, 2021 – 281 р.

4. The peasantry of Kazakhstan in the post-war decade: social transformation and everyday life. Collective monograph / Almaty: IP “Madiyar”, 2022. – 336 p.

5. The life and activities of Kazakh khans, sultans, batyrs of the 18th – first half of the 19th centuries. (based on Russian archival sources). Collective monograph. – Almaty: IP “Alma”, 2022. – 312 р.

Articles and reports:

1. Apendiyev T.A. (In collab. with Zhandybaeva, S.S.; Tulebaev, T.A.; Abykenova, K.E.) (2017). The Migration of Germans to Kazakhstan in the end of XIX – beginning XX century. Bylye Gody, Volume 44, Issue 2, 2 June 2017, Pages 568-575; DOI: 10.13187/bg.2017.2.568 http://ejournal52.com/journals_n/1496421253.pdf  (Scopus, Q1, Impact Factor: 0.49)

2. Apendiyev T.A. (In collab. with Asylbekova, Z. M., Abdukadyrov, N. M., & Satov, E. Z.) (2016). A historical picture of German resettlement to Kazakhstan (End of the 19th Century–Beginning of the 20th Century). Herald of the Russian Academy of Sciences, 86(6), 534–536. https://doi.org/10.1134/s1019331616060174; (Scopus, Q1, Impact Factor: 0.46)

3. Apendiyev T.A. (In collab. with Abdukadyrov, N.M.; Kubeyev, R.D.) (2019). History of German Diaspora in Kazakhstan in the Context of Migration System. Bulletin of the Georgian National Academy of Sciences. Volume 13, Issue 4, 2019, Pages 127-134; http://science.org.ge/bnas/t13-n4/20_Apendiyev.pdf (Scopus, Q3, Impact Factor: 0.20)

4. Apendiyev T.A. (In collab. with Abdukadyrov N.M., Ibragimovna K.A., Ualtayeva, Show A.S., Satov E.Z.) (2016), Historical picture of the German people migration to Kazakhstan (end of the XIX and the beginning of the XX centuries). Man In India, 96 (10): 4015-4026; https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Timur-Apendiyev/publication/316504147_Historical_picture_of_the_German_people_migration_to_Kazakhstan_end_of_the_XIX_and_the_beginning_of_the_XX_centuries/links/5ea7d622299bf11256159e1c/Historical-picture-of-the-German-people-migration-to-Kazakhstan-end-of-the-XIX-and-the-beginning-of-the-XX-centuries.pdf (Scopus, Q2, Impact Factor: 0.02)

5. Apendiyev T.A (In collab. with Kudaibergenova A., Zhugenbayeva G., Chatybekova K., BissembayevaL., Aynagul K., Kymbat S.) (2017). Influence of Migration Processes on Changing in the Ethnic Composition of the Population of Kazakhstan (End of the XIX – End of the XX Centuries), Man in India, 2017, 97(11), стр. 67–84.

6. Apendiyev T.A. (In collab. with Smagulov, B. K., Kozybayeva, M. M. (2019). Study of some subethnic and genealogical groups of Kazakhs in pre-revolutionary Russian historiography (XVIII – early XX century). The Bulletin, 6(382), 346–354. https://doi.org/10.32014/2019.2518-1467.180; (Web of Science, Emerging Sources Citation Index)

7. Apendiyev T.А. (In collab. with Abdukadyrov N.М. (2020). During the first world wargermany and austria – hungary prisoners of the aulieata county. The Bulletin, 1(383), 218–225. https://doi.org/10.32014/2020.2518-1467.27. (Web of Science, Emerging Sources Citation Index)

8. Apendiyev T.А. The role of Russian researchers in the scientific study of Kazakhstan in the second half of the XVIII-XIX centuries. (based on a historiographic review and archival sources) // History. Volume 11 Issue 5 (91). ISSN: 2079-8784. Article Code: S207987840010269-4-1. DOI10.18254/S207987840010269- 4.  https://history.jes.su/s207987840010269-4-1/

9. Apendiyev T.А. History of the Germans in South Kazakhstan (late XIX and early XX centuries) / Al-Farabi Kazakh National University. – Almaty: “Kazakh University”, 2021. – 281 p. (monograph)

10. Apendiyev T.А. German migration to Kazakhstan (late XIX – early XX centuries). Bulletin of the National Academy of Sciences of the Republic of Kazakhstan. – №3. – 2016 – pp. 120-127. https://nauka-nanrk.kz/assets/assets/%D0%B6%D1%83%D1%80%D0%BD%D0%B0%D0%BB%202016%203/%D0%92%D0%B5%D1%81%D1%82%D0%BD%D0%B8%D0%BA_03_2016_%D0%93%D0%9E%D0%A2%D0%9E%D0%92.pdf

11. Apendiyev T.А. Historical manuscript of the Kazakh khan Aliakbar // Bulletin of the National Academy of Sciences of the Republic of Kazakhstan. №2. – pp. 116-119. – 2018. https://nauka-nanrk.kz/assets/assets/%D0%B6%D1%83%D1%80%D0%BD%D0%B0%D0%BB%202018%202/%D0%92%D0%B5%D1%81%D1%82%D0%BD%D0%B8%D0%BA_02_2018__%D0%93%D0%9E%D0%A2%D0%9E%D0%92.pdf

12. Apendiyev T.А. Life and political activity of Kabylbek Sarymoldayev // Bulletin of KazNPU. History and political and social sciences series. – №3. – pp. 347-353. – 2018

13. Apendiyev T.А.  Socio-political activity of Azimkhan Kenesarin // Otan tarikhy. – №4. – pp. 124-136. – 2018 https://infohistory.info/wp-content/uploads/2021/02/%D0%9E%D1%82%D0%B0%D0%BD-%D0%A2%D0%B0%D1%80%D0%B8%D1%85%D1%8B-%E2%84%964-84-2018.pdf

14. Apendiyev T.А.   Genesis of Lezgins and history of settlement in Kazakhstan. – Homeland history. – 2019. – №1. – pp. 189-205. https://infohistory.info/wp-content/uploads/2021/02/%D0%9E%D1%82%D0%B0%D0%BD-%D1%82%D0%B0%D1%80%D0%B8%D1%85%D1%8B-%E2%84%961-85-2019.pdf

15. Apendiyev T.А. Karakalpaks in Kazakhstan: history and culture. Electronic scientific journal “edu.e-history.kz”. – № 3 (19). – 2019. – http://edu.e-history.kz/kz/publications/view/1237

16. Apendiyev T.А. Prisoners of Germany and Austria-Hungary in Aulieata County during the First World War // Proc. of International Practical Internet Conference “Challenges of Science”. This is an open access article under the CC BY-NC-ND license (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/3.0/). Issue III, November 2020. ISSN 2707-9481. http://kims-imio.kz/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/2020_012.pdf

17. Apendiyev T.А. Political and social situation of Germans in South Kazakhstan during the First World War // Proc of International Practical Internet Conference “Challenges of Science” // https://doi.org/10.31643/2020.014

18. Apendiyev T.А. Political and social situation of Germans in South Kazakhstan during the first world war // The Bulletin, 3(385), 278–284. 2020. https://nauka-nanrk.kz/assets/assets/Vest2019/Bulletin__03_2020__%D0%93%D0%9E%D0%A2%D0%9E%D0%92.pdf

19. Apendiyev T.А. National liberation movement led by Kenesary Kasymuly // Bulletin of the National Academy of Sciences of the Republic of Kazakhstan. – №3. – 2020 – pp. 5-15. http://soc-human.kz/en/archive/2020/20203.html

20. Apendiyev T.А.  Kazakhstan Germans: tragical pages of history // The Bulletin, 4(386), 331–338. 2020. http://bulletin-science.kz/en/archive/2020/%D0%BA%D0%BE%D0%BF%D0%B8%D1%8F-%E2%84%964.html

21. Apendiyev T.А. 1945-1955 Demographic processes in terms of rural population in Kazakhstan // edu.e-history. № 4(24) қазан-желтоқсан 2020. http://edu.e-history.kz/kz/publications/view/1565

22. Apendiyev T.А. A number of materials related to the movement of Kenesary Khan for national independence (1820-1840)// The Bulletin, 6 (388), р. 348–354. 2020. http://bulletin-science.kz/en/archive/2020/%E2%84%966.html

23. Apendiyev T.А 1945-1955 Demographic situation of the rural population in Kazakhstan // Bulletin of the National Academy of Sciences of the Republic of Kazakhstan. – №6. – 2021 – pp. 215–226. http://bulletin-science.kz/assets/2021-6/30-215-226.pdf