Dr. Soso Tsotniashvili joined the San Diego State University - Georgian in 2019. He contributes to the STEM programs as a lecturer of Discrete Mathematics (Math-245).

Dr. Tsotniashvili holds a PhD degree in Mathematics from N. Muskhelishvili Institute of Computational Mathematics (Tbilisi, 1998). He is an author of a textbook and 15 scientific articles.

Soso Tsotniashvili has participated in a number of international academic exchange programs, such as Erasmus+ staff mobility program for teaching at the University of Opole (Poland, 2018), Mevlana academic staff mobility program for teaching at the Recep Tayyip Erdoğan University (Turkey, 2015), Erasmus Mundus academic staff exchange program at the Alexander Technological Educational Institute of Thessaloniki (Greece, 2011), Junior Faculty Development Program at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln (the USA, 2009-2010).