Interview from the Series “Science in an Emergency.”
Prof. Anastas Gerdzhikov teaches of Latin language and Roman literature at St. Kliment Okhridski Sofia University’s Classical Philology Department. He is the author of four monographs and over forty publications on ancient and medieval literature. Tertiary education is another area of his research. He has also carried out the first translation of Aristotle’s Politics. Between 2001 and 2003, Gerdzhikov was deputy minister for education and science and in 2008-2009 headed the Research Fund. Since 2010 he was vice-rector, and, since 2015, rector of St. Kliment Okhridski Sofia University.