Dr. Shoirahon Odilova


Department: Business

Office: 348, Avicenna Hall

Email: sh.odilova[at]akfauniversity.org


  • Assistant Professor at Akfa Business School

Akfa University, Tashkent, Uzbekistan

September 2021 - Present

  • Assistant Professor at School of Business & Management

YTIT, Tashkent, Uzbekistan

September 2020 - June 2021

  • Tutor at the School of Management

MDIST, Tashkent, Uzbekistan

October 2020 - January 2021

  • Adjunct Professor

AKFA Medical University, Tashkent, Uzbekistan

September 2020 - February 2021

  • Operations Manager

Oriental Cambridge Education Group, Shanghai, PRC

February 2018 - July 2020

  • HR Assistant Manager

Shane Education Group, Shanghai, PRC

February 2017 - February 2018

  • PhD in Enterprise Management

DongHua University (东华大学), PRC

September 2011 — December 2017

  • Master’s in Accounting

Namangan Engineering Economic Institute, UZB

September 2003 — June 2005

  • Bachelor’s in Accounting and Auditing

Tashkent Finance Institute, Tashkent, UZB

September 1999 — June 2003

Research Interests

  • Intelligence

  • Business Economics

  • Sustainability

  • Intellectual Property

  • Result Based Management


  • “Principles of Economics”- AKFA University, Fall 2020

  • “HRM”- YTIT, Fall 2020

  • “Creating Business Documents” - YTIT, Fall 2020

  • “Managing and leading People”- MDIST, Fall 2020

  • “Managerial Decision Making” - AKFA University, Fall 2021

  • “Principles of Management” - AKFA University, Spring 2022

  • “Principles of Business”- AKFA University, Fall 2022


  • R. Salahodjaev, E. Gorlova, S. Odilova (2013) “Innovative Infrastructure, Financial Development and Innovative Investigation”, Journal of Modern Economy, Vol. 4, No. 4 pp. 243-247

  • S. Odilova, Xiaomin Gu (2016) “Patent Protection, Intelligence and Economic Growth: a Cross Country Empirical Investigation”, Journal Of Research In Business, Economics And Management, Vol. 6, No.1 pp. 798-804.

  • S. Odilova, Xiaomin Gu (2016)”Does Stronger Protection of Intellectual Property have Effect on Trade?” Journal of Research in Business, Economics and Management, Vol. 7, No.4 pp. 1186-1193.

  • S. Odilova, Xiaomin Gu (2016) “Intellectual Property Rights Protection and FDI: Some Correlational Evidence”, Journal of Research in Business, Economics and Management, Vol. 7, No.4 pp. 1217-1221.

  • S. Odilova, Xiaomin Gu (2017) “Cognitive Abilities, Democracy and Intellectual Property Rights Protection”, International Business Research (Canada), Vol. 10, No. 5 pp 127- 132

  • S. Odilova, Xiaomin Gu (2017) “Intelligence and Intellectual Property Rights Protection: The Global Evidence”, Mankind Quarterly (UK), Vol. 57, No.4

  • S. Odilova, Xiaomin Gu (2017) “Cognitive Abilities, Democracy and Software Piracy: A Note”, Mankind Quarterly (UK), Vol. 58, N 3

  • S. Odilova (2018) “Intelligence and Export Sophistication: A Cross-Country Test”, Mankind Quarterly (UK), Vol. 58, No.3

  • J. Kudaybergenov, S. Odilova, N. Abdusalomova, R. Salahodjaev, A. Khachaturov (2021) “ Financial Development and Energy Consumption Nexus in 32 Belt and Road Economies” , International Journal of Energy Economics and Policy, 11(2)

  • A. Isaeva, A. Khachaturov, S. Odilova, S. Tosheva (2021). “How does sport participation predict life satisfaction in Russia?” North American Journal of Psychology 23 (3)

Conferences and Scientific Visits

  • A. J. Mohammed, N Akramova, S Odilova (2021). “The Econometric Modelling of the Relationship Between Digitalization and Demand for Energy”, The 5th International Conference on Future Networks & Distributed Systems


  • UNDP, Result Based Management: a Practical Guide for Local Government Authorities (Натижага Йўналтирилган Менежмент: Маҳаллий Давлат Ҳокимияти Органлари учун Амалий Қўлланма)

  • Ministry of Innovation, “Development of a methodology for assessing the innovative and economic potential of regions and sectors of the economy of the Republic of Uzbekistan, as well as identifying factors influencing them” фундаментальный проект “Разработка методики по оценке инновационно экономического потенциала регионов и отраслей экономики республики Узбекистан, а также выявление факторов, влияющих на них”

Individual Awards

  • Akfa University Certificate of Recognition