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Mehrigiul Ablezova

Assistant Professor

Master of Arts in Talent Management and Human Potential Development in Organizations

Division of Social Sciences


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Room: 315

Assistant Professor

Sociology Department

Division of Social Sciences


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Phone: +996 (312) 915000 ext. 447

Room: 315

  • Qualitative and Quantitative Research Methods
  • Applied Social Statistics and SPSS
  • Market and Society
  • Sociology of Religion
  • Globalization and Social Sciences

August 2000 – May 2002

Master of Arts in Sociology

Ball State University, Muncie, IN, USA


August 1994 – June 1998

Bachelor of Arts in Management

American University in Central Asia, Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan

July 2017

CITI Program courses: Social & Behavioral Research – Basic/Refresher (Curriculum Group)

Social & Behavioral Research – Basic/Refresher (Course Learner Group)

September 2012

World Bank, “Measuring Equity and Financial Protection in Health Using AdePT”, seminar

May – June 2004

Ford Foundation, “Quantitative Analysis of Data Using SPSS,” Specialized course, Kazan State University

13-15 December, 2004

Gender Statistics Capacity in Kyrgyz Republic

World Bank Institute, Gender Secretariat under President of Kyrgyz Republic 

Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan

Fall 2011-Spring 2012

“Best Teacher of AUCA”, Teaching excellence special award named for Dr. Dryer


Academic Fellowship Program, Returning Scholar, OSI


Faculty Development Program, U.S. State Department

June – August 2001

Washington Summer Semester Program in Business Administration, U.S. State Department

  • Inequality, Poverty, and Mobility
  • Civic and Environmental Engagement
  • Market Society
  • Buxton, C., Ablezova M., and A. Moldosheva, 2019. ‘Development tool or civil society actor? Understanding social enterprise in Kyrgyzstan’, Praxis Series Paper No. 8. Oxford: INTRAC.
  • Ibraeva, G., Elias, M., Ablezova, M., and A. Danshina. 2016. Enabling Gender Equality in Agricultural and Environmental Innovation in Southwestern Kyrgyzstan. Bioversity International, Rome.
  • Ibraeva G. and M. Ablezova. 2016. “Extended migration profile of Kyrgyz Republic 2010-2015» Bishkek 2016
  • Ibraeva G., A. Moldosheva, and M. Ablezova. 2015. “We will kill you and we will be acquitted!” – Critical Discourse Analysis of a Media Case of Violence against Female Migrants from Kyrgyzstan. Gender in Modern Central Asia. Volume 26.
  • Ablezova M. et. al. 2014. Analysis of the NGO Development Enabling Environment. Tian Shan Policy Center.
  • Ibraeva G., M. Ablezova, & A. Isaev. 2014. SRH Landscape: What is to be done? Who is to blame?
  • Ibraeva G., M. Ablezova, & A. Danshina. 2013. Access to governmental and municipal services in Kyrgyz Republic: Gender assessment. December 2013
  • Sanghera B., M. Ablezova, & A. Botoeva. 2012. Attachment, emotions and kinship caregiving: an investigation into separation distress and family relatedness in post-Soviet Kyrgyzstani households. Families, Relationships and Societies, Volume 1, Number 3, November, pp. 379-396(18)
  • Ibraeva G., G. Gorborukova, M. Ablezova and Ch. Jumagaziev. 2012. Poverty and Environment in Kyrgyzstan: UNDP’s impact. Bishkek
  • Sanghera B., M. Ablezova, & A. Botoeva. 2011. Everyday Morality in Families and a Critique of Social Capital: An Investigation into Moral Judgments, Responsibilities and Sentiments in Kyrgyzstani Households, Theory and Society
  • Nasritdinov E., M. Ablezova, J. Abarikova et A. Abdoubaetova. 2010. Kirghizistan : Un scénario où ceux qui partent perdent autant que ceux qui restent, Hommes & Migrations, n 1284
  • Nasritdinov E., M. Ablezova, J. Abarikova et A. Abdoubaetova. 2010. EACH FOR case study in Kyrgyzstan, Environmental Change and Forced Migration Scenarios
  • Ablezova M 2008. Teachers’ manual on Civic Education, Bishkek 2009 (second edition)
  • Ablezova M 2008. Teachers’ manual on Civic Education, Bishkek
  • Ablezova M 2007. Tracking Global HIV/AIDS Initiatives and Their Impact on the Health System: The Experience of the Kyrgyz Republic Bishkek, Kyrgyz Republic, Bishkek 2007
  • Ablezova M. & S. Batalova. 2006. Electronic Information in the Academic Process: How to Increase its Effectiveness, Academic Review, 4, 189-198
  • Kleinbach R., M. Ablezova & M. Aitieva. 2005. Kidnapping for Marriage (Ala Kachuu) in a Kyrgyz Village, Central Asian Survey, June, 24(2), 191-202
  • Ablezova M. et. al. G. 2004. A Generation at Risk? Childhood Poverty in Kyrgyzstan, CHIP Report No.15, Bishkek

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