Birth date
"Justice" Faction  

Albert Bazeyan was born on May 28, 1956 in the village of Lanjaghbyur in the Kamo region.

Mr. Bazeyan graduated from the State Institute of Physical Education in 1976 with qualification of coach-teacher. He is a Pedagogical Sciences PhD. He was awarded a 2nd Rank "Martakan Khach" Order (War Cross) in 1996.

From 1976-1977 he served in the Soviet Army. From 1978-1979 he was a coach and instructor in the Educational Sport Association Work. From 1980-1982 he worked as a coach and professor in the Armenian State Institute of Physical Education. The next two years were spent in Moscow for training and research. He then spent the next three years completing his postgraduate studies at the Moscow Central Institute of Physical Education. From 1988-1993 he worked as a scientific associate at the Armenia State Institute of Physical Education. In 1993 he was elected vice president of the Volunteer Union Yerkrapah, a post to which he was reelected in 1995 and 1997. From 1993-1994 he was a head of department in the RA Ministry of Defense. From 1999-2000 he served as appointed mayor of Yerevan.

1996-1996 was his first term in the NA (electoral district # 76) where he served as a vice chairman of the NA and also headed the Yerkrapah Deputy Group.

In 1999 he was reelected to the NA (from the proportional list of the Unity Faction) where he served as a vice chairmen of the NA and was a member of the Unity Faction.

On May 25, 2003 he was reelected to the NA from the proportional list of the Justice Alliance and currently sits on the NA Standing Committee on Defense, National Security and Internal Affairs. He is a member of the Justice Faction and president of the political board of the Republic Party.

Mr. Bazeyan is married and has three children.