CAFDP 2008, Kyrgyz Republic
- Candidate, PhD in Geoecology, Technical University of Bergakademie Freiberg, Germany. Doctoral Research: “Liquid Wastes of Hydrometallurgical Uranium Plants in Kyrgyzstan”
- BSc in Physics. Kyrgyz State National University, Kyrgyz Republic
- Certified Geographical Information Systems (GIS) specialist, Seven Levels Microsoft Technical Education Centre, Tashkent, Uzbekistan
Zheenbek has conducted research on radio- and hydrogeoecology in Lake Issyk-Kul, Kyrgyz Republic since 2006, and has published his findings regionally and internationally. His primary data were collected and analyzed using Ion Chromatography, ICP-MS, Scanning Electron Microscope, Gamma Spectrometry, Remote Sensing and GIS tools. His study findings are expected to help surrounding communities on possible risks related to land and water use, help design mitigation measures, provide a study model for other tailing sites, and develop monitoring and control policies.