Assistant Professor, AUCA New Generation Academy Director
American University of Central Asia
My name is Kamilya Kadyrova. I am the current Director of AUCA’s one-year intensive Preparatory Program (New Generation Academy); Assistant Professor in First Year Program and in General Education Department; AUCA Freshman Academic Orientation Director; M.Ed. in Higher Education Leadership. I am also the member of AUCA Faculty Senate and the Student Intellectual Life Committee (SILC). The areas of interest and research are Writing and Thinking through Technology, Digital Humanities, Integrating Information Literacy into AUCA Preparatory Program Curriculum, Career and Family Balance in higher education institutions in Kyrgyzstan, Higher Education Policy in Kyrgyzstan. In my free time, I enjoy cooking and recipe modification. I am a happy mother of three beautiful kids.
Interests: First Year Seminar, Intro to Digital Humanities, Language and Thinking, English for Academic Purposes,
- Digital humanities course at AUCA: First steps and lessons learned
- A collaboration with a long-lasting impact: Introducing information literacy at the college preparatory level