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Afet Gulieva, Senior Lecturer
Afet Gulieva, Senior Lecturer
  • Department: English Language and Humanities
  • Position: Senior Lecturer
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  • Telephone: (+99450) 3887432



  • Master’s Diploma in English Language Teacher;
  • 1992-1997 Azerbaijan University of Languages, Baku, Azerbaijan.


Professional Experience:

  • 2003-2006 English Teacher, Teacher Trainer in Peacekeeping English Project (PEP), British Council Azerbaijan;
  • 2006-2009 English Teacher, Teacher Trainer, Self-Access Center (SAC) Manager and Test Designer in Peacekeeping English Project (PEP), British Council Azerbaijan and the Ministry of Defense of Azerbaijan;
  • 2009-2014 Language and Culture/IRC Coordinator; U.S. Peace Corps, Baku, Azerbaijan;
  • 2014-2015 Education (TEFL) Program Manager; U.S. Peace Corps, Baku, Azerbaijan;
  • October 2015 -  Methodologist at the Department of Methodological Training of BHOS.
  • September 2016 - up to present Baku Higher Oil School, Senior Lecturer.


Professional Development:

  • Awards for Excellence in Teaching funded by the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs of the Department of State of the United States of America in conjunction with the Ministry of Education of Azerbaijan. (As a winner completed a two months’ course in California State University, Chico, the USA), June-July 2003;
  • Advanced English Teacher Training Seminar, British Council, Peacekeeping English Project and NATO. Woldbrol, Germany, May 2005;
  • (TKT) Teaching Knowledge Test, ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) Examinations University of Cambridge, March 2009;
  • TEFL Curriculum Roll-Out, Cavite Philippines, November-December 2011;
  • EMA Regional Focus In/Train Up Workshop in Morocco, June 2012;
  • TESOL Core Certificate, (Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages) online professional course: Fundamental of TESOL, Teaching and Assessing Adult Learners provided by University of Wisconsin–Eau Claire, the US, June 2011-September 2013;
  • Student-Friendly Schools Training of Trainers Workshop, Thailand 15-18 September 2014.