Office of Vice-Rector for Academic Affairs

Vice-Rector for Academic Affairs

Professor Dr. oec.

Elīna Gaile-Sarkane

6A Kipsalas Street, Riga

Office hours by appointment.

Short bio

Prof. Dr. Elina Gaile-Sarkane is the Vice-Rector for Academic Affairs at Riga Technical University (RTU). She has experience as the Dean of the Faculty of Engineering Economics and Management and the Chair of the Senate.

Prof. Gaile-Sarkane’s scientific and academic interests are related to innovation management, technology transfer, new product development, and strategy and change management. She has been the Director of the doctoral study program in Economics and Management a supervisor for many Ph.D. students and seven doctoral candidates.

She has also contributed as an expert in the promotional procedure of new doctors and as a consultant in doctoral thesis development, both in Latvia and abroad. Elina Gaile-Sarkane is an expert in the Latvian Academy of Sciences; within the accreditation and quality assurance field at higher educational institutions, she collaborates with several organizations, including ACEEU, ACSUG, and EQUAA, and the member of NORDTEK board, as well as take active contribution in several international organizations like BUSINET, CEEMAN, BMDA, IIIS etc.

RTU Office of Vice-Rector for Academic Affairs coordinates implementation of the study programs and supervises the study process.

 Units under supervision of the Office of Vice-Rector for Academic Affairs:

  • Study Department;
  • Preparatory Courses;
  • Foreign Students Department;
  • Extramural and Evening Studies Department;
  • BALTECH Study Center.
Position Address Phone E-mail

Director of the Study Department
Uģis Citskovskis

12 Azenes Street, room 128, Riga +371 67089402