Shalva Nutsubidze (Georgian: შალვა ნუცუბიძე; December 14, 1888 - January 6, 1969) was a Georgian philosopher, translator and public benefactor, one of founders of the Tbilisi State University (TSU), founder of Alethology, one of founders of the scientific school in the field of history of Georgian philosophy, Academician of the Georgian Academy of Sciences (GAS), Meritorious Scientific Worker of Georgia, Doctor of Philosophical Sciences, Professor. Nutsubidze was born in 1888, in a small Georgian village Partskhanakanebi (near Kutaisi, Western Georgia). In 1910 he graduated from the St.Petersburg University (Russia). In 1911-1914 he was a Post-Graduate student of the University of Leipzig (Germany). In 1915 Nutsubidze received a PhD degree. In 1916-1918 he was Associate Professor of the St.Petersburg University. In 1918 he was one of founders of the Tbilisi State University (TSU). In 1918-1953 and 1960-1969 Nutsubidze was Professor of TSU (in 1920-1929 - Vice-Rector).