Nilufar Khodjieva

Lecturer

Department: Arts & Humanities

Office: 214, Avicenna Hall

Email: n.khodjieva[at]akfauniversity.org

Resume


Education

  • Bachelor of Arts/ Practical Psychology

National University of Uzbekistan

October 2020- January 2024

  • Master of Arts/ English Linguistics

Uzbek State World Languages University

September 2018 – June 2020

  • Bachelor of Arts/ English Philology ()

Uzbek State World Languages University

September 2010 – June 2014

  • TESOL Core Certificate Program

TESOL International Association

November 2021

  • Arabic LL Program Certificate

Arabic Language and Culture center under supervision of Egyptian Embassy in Tashkent

September 2005 – June 2009

Experience

  • Lecturer

Akfa University, Tashkent, Uzbekistan

September 2022 - Present

  • ESN Core Teacher Trainer

American Councils and MoPE program for TESOL

October 2021- October 2022

  • EFL teacher/ Home-teacher

September 2018 - August 2022

Secondary Special Educational Institution for female named after Khadichai Kubro

  • Cognitive Linguistics, EAP Teacher

February 2021 -July 2021

M/A Department of English Literature and Linguistics

  • EAP module leader

October 2019 - November 2020

Study with US program of US Embassy

  • EFL teacher

August 2015 - October 2018

Pre-K, Preschool teacher in Private Kindergarten “Happytime”

  • EFL teacher

August 2014 - August 2015

Pre-K, Preschool teacher in Private Kindergarten “Alladin Unikum”

Research Interests

  • Cognitive Linguistics

  • Teaching Methodology

  • Psychology

Teaching

  • General English- AKFA University, September 2022

Publications

  • Cognitive Stylistics as a Scientific Discipline. Modern linguistics, literature and problems of teaching foreign languages. VIII scientific conference (2019)

  • Theory of Conceptual Metaphor. Scientific conference on the topic of education and science in Uzbekistan (2020)

  • Theolinguistics. Main assumptions. Institute of governing of Social- Economic development. Electron publishment of Economics and Society ISSN 2225-1545 No 10(77) (2020)

Conferences and Scientific Visits

  • TESOL international conference in Tashkent, August 2022

Projects

  • STUDY WITH US program for graduates of high schools sponsored by the Public Affairs Section of the U.S. Embassy in Uzbekistan and implemented by American Councils for International Education.

  • The Core Teacher Trainer Corps for the English Speaking Nation: Secondary Teacher Training program sponsored by the Public Affairs Section of the U.S. Embassy in Uzbekistan and implemented by American Councils for International Education.

Individual Awards

  • TESOL Core Certificate Program (2021)

  • TETE at George Mason University, Fairfax, Virginia USA (2021)

  • TESOL Core Certificate Program: Part 1. Foundations of TESOL (2021)

  • TESOL Core Certificate Program: Part 2. Teaching & Assessing Adolescent Learners (2021)

  • Arabic LL Program (2005-2009)