Evis Kushi

Minister of Education Sport and Youth

Mrs. Evis Kushi was born on 7th of October 1975 in the city of Elbasan. She is married and has two daughters.

Mrs. Kushi graduated in 1997 with a Business-Administration (Marketing) degree, Faculty of Economics, Tirana University. In 2008, she earned the science degree “Doctor” (PhD) in Economics -Tourism, Staffordshire University, England.

In November 2010, Mrs. Kushi earned the academic title “Associated Professor,” in “Aleksandër Moisiu”, University, Durrës. Six years later, in 26th July of 2016, Mrs. Kushi also earned the academic title “Professor” from the “Agricultural University” of Tirana.

Mrs. Evis Kushi started her career in 1998 as a lecturer in “Aleksandër Xhuvani” University, Elbasan, in the primary courses “Basics of Marketing” and “Econometrics” (1998‐2012). From 2010‐2012, she held the position of director of “Economics and Law” Department, Faculty of Economics, “Aleksandër Xhuvani” University, Elbasan. In 2012‐2013, she served as the dean of the Faculty of Economics in the same university.

From 2013, Mrs. Kushi is Member of Parliament representing the Region of Elbasan. In the Parliament she served in the Commission for Economy and Finances. In the same time, she has served as part-time professor in “Aleksandër Xhuvani” University, Elbasan, and “Mediterranean University of Albania”.

Mrs. Evis Kushi is a member of Socialist Party from March 2013, and a member of Socialist Party Chairmanship from April 2013. Until the appointment as minister, she served as Deputy Chairwoman of Socialist Party’s Parliamentary Group.

Mrs. Kushi has participated in many national and international conferences. She is author and coauthor in a number of scientific publications.

Mr. Kushi is fluent in English, French and Italian.