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Natalia Slastnikova

Executive Director

Continuing Education Center


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Phone: +996 (312) 915000 ext. 292

Room: 209


Courses (2017/2018)

Career Skills and Personal Branding / Карьерные навыки и личный бренд

Bachelor’s program / Social Sciences Division;

1978-1982          Polytechnic Institute, Kyrgyz Republic

Diploma of higher education in Electrical Engineering equivalent


More than 19 years of experience in higher education with outstanding success of creating and launching new projects, services across university’s development/advancement area , career services, establishing  and developing the Continuing Education Center, providing educational services to organizations,  business alliances and individuals, as well as providing administrative leadership to CEC.

Teacher/trainer, adept in developing curricula, delivering learner-focused instruction in leadership, team building, communication, organizational behavior, career planning/ development. Confident and poised in interactions with individuals at all levels, solid managerial skills, detail-oriented, resourceful in completing projects; able to multi-task effectively.

Language Proficiency

Russian, English

2014                                       Bard College, Northwestern University, USA

                                                Administrative Training

2013                                     Innovative Financing in Higher Education

Central European University Summer University, Hungary, Certificate

2013                                      Integrity Methodology Workshop

Central European University, Business Center for Integrity, Hungary, Certificate

2012                                      Mediation and Other Methods to Foster Democratic Dialogue, Central European University (CEU) Summer University, Hungary, Certificate

2011                                       Leadership and Management for Integrity, CEU Summer University, Hungary, Certificate

2011                                       Policy Tools and Practice in Faculty Development, CEU, Hungary, Certificate

2010 -2011                          CAEF Enterprise Faculty Development Program, U.S. Central Asia Education Foundation, Certificate

2008                                      Eurasia Open Institute, Moscow

Administrative Training, HESP Mobility Grant

2006                                      Saint Petersburg State University, Executive Center

Administrative Training, HESP Mobility Grant

2003                                      Indiana University, Indiana Foundation, Bloomington, School of Fundraising, Indianapolis, USA,

Administrative Training, USAID Grant

Certificates, “Preparing successful Grant Proposals

“Developing Leadership for Major Gifts”, “Principles and Techniques of Fundraising”
2002                                       University of Washington, Seattle, USA
Visiting scholar, course development “Leadership in Organizations”, Certificate of Eurasia Foundation
2001                                       Indiana University, Bloomington, IUPUI, Indianapolis, DePauw University, Greencastle, USA

Administrative Training

2001                                       American University in Kyrgyzstan, Bishkek

International Reading and Writing for Critical Thinking Program,, Certificate

1999                                      German Technical Cooperation, Bishkek

Strategic Management and Business Planning Training
1999                                                         American University in Bulgaria, Bulgaria
Administrative Training
Effective Communication in Administrative English-Speaking Academic   Environment”, Certificate of English Language Institute

More than 20 letters of appreciation from organizations for professionalism in providing educational services and training including but not limited to Kyrgyz State University, Bishkek Humanity University, AirManas Company, Law Institute, etc.

Alchemy of Successful Career, Bishkek, 2008, ISBN 976-9967-25-196-0

Career Center Development Manual, Bishkek, 2008, ISBN 978-9967-25-196-0

Career Development Guide for Students, Bishkek, 2010, ISBN 978-9967-26-042-9

Advisory Board – AIESEC, Kyrgyzstan, Board of Trustees – SOS Village, Kyrgyzstan

American University of Central Asia
7/6 Aaly Tokombaev Street
Bishkek, Kyrgyz Republic 720060

Tel.: +996 (312) 915000 + Еxt.
Fax: +996 (312) 915 028