Dr. Beshimov is the author of four books, including “Ferghana Valley: The Heart of Central Asia” and a frequent contributor to international media. His articles have been published in The Wall Street Journal, Transitions Online, and The Diplomat magazine, Asia Times, Al Jazeera and Open Democracy.Here are the links to his recent publications:"Turkey and the tug of war in Central Asia" "The struggle for Central Asia: Russia vs. China" "Kyrgyzstan: The Next Ukraine?"
He is the member of the Editorial Board Journal “Central Asia and the Caucasus”, Sweden, Stockholm.
Dr. Beshimov is the member Midwest Political Science Association (MPSA) and as a member of the committee is taking part in the organization of conferences.
On March 15, 2018, he presented a public lecture "Academic Freedom in a Dangerous and Uncertain World" at Pacific University, Portland, Oregon.
He participated in the roundtable devoted to “Academic Freedom and Activism” at the Association for Slavic, East European, & Eurasian Studies (ASEEES) 49th annual convention in Chicago on November 9 - 12, 2017.
He had delivered the talk on Academic Freedom in Post-Soviet Countries at the workshop at Columbia University's Harriman Institute on April 20-21, 2017.
Professor Beshimov regularly contributes to Radio Free Europe and Radio Liberty Majlis Podcast program. During 2017-2018 he has produced four podcasts, and the latest is "Central Asian Leaders Summit -- What Do They Hope To Achieve?"