Lecturer/ Chair of English Language Teaching
1999 – 2000 American University of Armenia. Department of English Programs
Certificate in Teaching English as a Foreign Language (TEFL) 1975 - 1980 The Chechen-Ingush State University, Grozny, Russia. Department of Romance and Germanic Languages. Diploma. Philologist. Lecturer of English Language and Literature.
2015 Certificate for Presenting at the 21st TESOL Arabia International Conference and Exhibition, Dubai, UAE. Certificate of Participation.
2015 Certificate of Participation in Jim Scrivener’s public training sessions for ELT experts. Certificate of Participation in Annual Professional Development Workshop Series delivered by Alec Williams
2014 Certificate of Participation in the teacher training sessions organized by Manmar PH CJSC in cooperation with Cambridge Un. Press conducted by Mr. Terry Prosser.
2012 IELTS Certificate band 7
2011 Certificate of Participation in the teacher training sessions organized by Manmar PH CJSC in cooperation with Longman Pearson PH conducted by Mr. Robert Dean. May 2009 2009 Certificate of Participation at the 5th S. Caucasus Regional English Language Conference, Georgia
2009 Certificate of Participation in the International Language Assessment Conference in Armenia, AUA, DEP
2009 Certificate of Participation in the “Enhancing Cooperation through Teaching Methodologies and Tools” Conference for ECA alumni of the Eurasia/South Asia Teaching Excellence and Achievement Program, a program of the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs, US Department of State and implemented by IREX, Armenia
2008 Certificate of Achievement/Participation in the “Best Teaching Practices’ Conference/Workshop for alumni of the Eurasia/South Asia Teaching Excellence and Achievement Program
2005 Certificate for Presenting at the AELTA Annual Convention marking its 10th Anniversary
2003 Certificate of Completion of an eight-week professional development seminar for teachers of English and American Studies in Washington, D.C. and the University of Montana,US
2003 Certificate of Participation at the TEA ACCELS Conference, South Carolina.
2002 Certificate of Participation in Macmillan Education ELT seminar conducted by Paul Mullins
1901-present Khahatur Abovyan Armenian State Pedagogical University, Yerevan, Armenia
1991- 2004 Secondary Schools, Kotayk, Armenia
1983-1990 Academy of Sciences of Armenia, Yerevan
1980-1982 Secondary School, Chechnya, Russia
Bachelor’s degree course: Practical English
Master’s degree course: Professional Communication
Scope of Academic Interests
Teaching. Writing. Assessment
Association of English Language Teachers in Armenia (AELTA)
USA-Armenia Alumna Association (USAAA)
Star Reinforcement, Student Handbook. Manmar Publishing Yerevan, Armenia, 2010
Facile Rising Star, Student Handbook. Macmillan Publishing House, Yerevan, Armenia, 2009
The Didactic Principles of Communicative Approach.Pedagogical Thought, Issue No 3 - 4, Yerevan, Armenia, 2007
2003, 2001 Grant of the American Council for Collaboration in Education and Language Study and the Ministry of Education and Science of Armenia «for outstanding contributions to the teaching of English and American Studies» in the «Teaching Excellence and Achievement» (TEA) program
Armenian – Native. Russian – Mastery level. English - Effective Operational Proficiency