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About UA

The Uyghur Academy (UA) is founded on September 9th 2009 in Istanbul, Turkey, by nine Uyghur scholars and researchers. The academy is approved and registered by the Turkish government, and currently has hundreds of researchers, writers, specialists, and students from various countries and regions all over the world as its dedicated members. As a legal research organization, the academy aims to contribute to the advancement of Uyghur national science and education, furthering of Uyghur national enlightenment, and preparation of essential scholars.

The Academy’s Mission

1) Contribute to the advancement of Uyghur national science and education by promoting the organization and collaboration among Uyghur intellectuals.

2) Promote the Uyghur national enlightenment and the preservation of Uyghur national identity.

3) Assist the preparation of Uyghur scholars and specialists in essential scientific fields.

The Academy’s Vision

“To establish “The Uyghur Research Center”, and contribute to its upgrade into “The Uyghur Research Institute” that possesses the function and resources in preparing academic researchers.”

The Academy’s Structure

Since its establishment, following the participation of hundreds of Uyghur intellectuals from twenty countries, such as Turkey, EU, USA, Japan, Australia, and the Uyghur Region, as Uyghur Academy Council member, Academy member, candidate member, and Academy representative, the organization has become an academic society that promotes the advancement of national science and education, and the growth of Uyghur national sense and awareness.

After the first three sessions organized in Istanbul, Turkey, on May8th 2010, November 18th 2012, and August 23rd 2015, the Uyghur Academy attained its current state as a well-structured “Uyghur Research Society” through holding democratic elections (secret ballot) and improving its organizational structure by adequately addressing weaknesses.

Despite severe financial constraints, the Uyghur Academy is carrying out its activities without official funding from any country or organization, and only through financial contributions and tireless efforts of its members with the existence and future development of the Uyghur nation as their great vision.


The Uyghur Academy, USA
The Uyghur Academy, USA is a Washington, DC / Virginia based membership organization.
In order to strengthen the Uyghur scholars’ activity in the United States of America and to better serve the region, 11 Uyghur scholars in the US established the Uyghur Academy, USA, on May 25, 2018 in Washington, DC.

Uyghur Academy, USA, works to bring Uyghur scholars and intellectuals in various disciplines together; promote mutual collaboration; organize lectures, seminars, and symposiums to offer information for the public.


The Uyghur Academy, Europe
The Uyghur Academy, Europe is a Munich / Germany based membership organization.
In order to strengthen the Uyghur scholars’ activity in the Europe and to better serve the region, 18 Uyghur scholars in the Europe established the Uyghur Academy, Europe, on November 10, 2018 in Munchin, Germany.

Uyghur Academy, Europe, works to bring Uyghur scholars and intellectuals in various disciplines together; promote mutual collaboration; organize lectures, seminars, and symposiums to offer information for the European continent.


The Academy’s Main Activities

Organize seminars and conferences

1) For Uyghur researchers, writers and specialists

2) For Uyghur Master’s and Ph.D students

3) On Uyghur language studies

4) On commemoration of Uyghur philosophers

5) Tewpiq Scholarship Program

6) Assist Uyghur Master’s and Ph.D students with university application and preparation

7) Uyghur Academy website and E-Library service

8) Organize Academic lectures

9) Organize Academic Talks, Discussions, and Round Tables


Former and Current Staffs

The following is a list of the academy’s Honorary Chairmen and Chairmen with great contributions since its foundation:

Honorary Chairmen

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Erkin Sidiq

Erkin Sidick, Ph.D
First Honorary Chairman of the UA
(Optical Engineer at Jet Propulsion Laboratory – NASA, USA)
September 9th 2009 – September 21st 2013

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Shöret Mutellip

Shoukhrat Mitalipov, Ph.D
Second Honorary Chairman
(Principal Investigator at the Oregon National Primate Research Center, USA)
September 21st 2013 – October 10th 2015

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Rishat Abbas, Ph.D
Third & Fourth (current) Honorary Chairman
(Director and Clinical Pharmacology Lead at Pfizer, USA)
Since October 10th 2015

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Chairmen

Karahan

Abdulhamit Karahan
The Founding Chairman of the UA
(Nuclear Engineer, Turkey)
September 9th 2009 –  May 9th 2010

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Alimjan

Professor Alimcan İnayet, PhD
First Chairman of the UA
(Professor at Institute of Turkish World Studies of Ege University , Turkey)
May 9th 2010 – November 18th 2012

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Ablet Turan

Ablet Turan, Ph.D
Second Chairman of the UA
(Cardiologist, Turkey)
November 18th 2012 – August 23rd 2015

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Abdulhamit Karahan
Third Chairman of the UA
(Senior Specialist of Presidency of Turks Abroad and Related Community, Turkey)
August 23rd 2015 – August 23rd 2018

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Alimjan

Professor Alimcan İnayet, PhD
Current 4th Chairman of the UA
(Professor at Institute of Turkish World Studies of Ege University , Turkey)
Since August 24th 2018


Uyghur Academy, USA:

Erkin Abliz, PhD
First Chairman of the Uyghur Academy, USA
Since May 20th 2018


Uyghur Academy, Europe:

Abduxukur Abdurixit, PhD
First Chairman of the Uyghur Academy, Europe
Since November 10th 2018


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