Munira Aminova is an Assistant Professor in Business and Economics at the Brussels School of Governance. She also is a part-time Associate Professor at the University College Roosevelt (Netherlands). Munira Aminova holds a PhD from Vrije Universiteit Brussel in Political Sciences (2011). She also holds an MBA in Public Service from University of Birmingham (UK). Munira Aminova has a long-standing career as an academic. She worked in the European, UK and the US universities for the last 19 years.
Beyond her academic career, she is a leading expert in entrepreneurship and innovation, as well as public administration, governance and civil service. She has also continuously advised a wide range of international organizations, such as the United Nations, UNDP, USAID, ZEF, IWMI and others. Since 2018 Munira Aminova has been working together with the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) in a capacity of Regional Consultant to investigate entrepreneurship and innovation ecosystem of Arab countries. Munira Aminova is also invited annually as an expert evaluator for the EU projects Erasmus+ and Horizon2020.