Nenad Novkovski is a full professor at the Faculty of Natural Sciences and Mathematics and is the head of the postgraduate studies at the Institute of Physics. He is the author of scientific papers, has published articles in international journals with an impact factor, and has led research projects. He is a member of the Macedonian, European and American Society of Physicists and collaborates with physics institutes in Serbia, Bulgaria and Switzerland. In the period from 1998 to 2002 he was a Minister in the Government of the Republic of Macedonia. He led and participated in the development and adoption of the Strategy for Education Development 2001-2010 and the Program for Technological Development 2001-2006.