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FLEX Alumni Coordinator Vacancy. Ashgabat, Turkmenistan

Position title: FLEX Alumni Coordinator Ashgabat, Turkmenistan
Issue Date: January 20, 2019
Deadline for Application: March 31, 2019

Position Description
The FLEX Alumni Coordinator is responsible for coordinating the FLEX program Alumni network,planning activities for FLEX Alumni, providing logistical support for FLEX events, compiling monthly FLEX highlights and success stories, coordinating the updates of the FLEX Alumni database, and supporting FLEX recruitment. This is a part-time, 15 hour per week position and is focused on building the FLEX Alumni network in Turkmenistan.

– Download Alumni Coordinator Application Form 2019
– Download Announcement – FLEX Alumni Coordinator

Additional TOEFL test on April 27th 2019

American Councils for International Education in Turkmenistan will administer an additional TOEFL test on April 27th 2019. Since it will be special administration only for Turkmenistan, online registration through ETS website will not be available.  It will be paper registration only (not online) and all test-takers have to fill in the registration form which is attached below.

For more information, please contact us:

American Councils for International Education 
48a Gorogly Street, Ashgabat
744036, Turkmenistan
T (99312) 36 90 16
F (99312) 36 90 22

Freshmen Cohort Alumnus Updates

Serdar Gayybov
Serdar Gayybov

Serdar Gayybov is a FLEX’17 and UCA’18 alumnus and a current freshmen student at the Central Wyoming College (CWC) who was published in the local “The Sunday Ranger” newspaper as a Student of the Week. Serdar is pursuing a Health Science major in a hope to become a nurse practitioner in the future. He has finished his first semester of the 17 credits coursework witha 3.78 GPA and has been included into the Dean’s list. Serdar is a part of the “IDea Network of Biomedical Research Excellence (INBRE)” group, where he is involved in “sequencing the genome of Culex tarsals mosquito, the major carrier of West Nile and West Nile encephalitis viruses”.

At the same time, Serdar serves as a student ambassador and has just signed a contract to play soccer at the CWC. One of his English professors, Dr. Tilton noted that Serdar “… stands out in class in not only academic achievements but also as a positive influence… dedicated to learning, and a pleasure to work with”. Serdar is very active both in academic and social life and has noted that one of his biggest personal achievement is that he feels “welcomed despite being an international student… there is always someone who would go out and play soccer with you and provide a helping hand whenever is needed”.