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Aigul Seralinova

Areas of Speciality
  • Ph.D. Cultural Anthropology
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Cynthia Werner
First Year In the Program


Aigul Seralinova has more than ten years of experience working with International Organizations in Kazakhstan in the area of social and economic development and poverty reduction. She led projects/initiatives aimed at improving analytical capacity to measure poverty and develop an inclusive pro-poor policy for the country. She holds a Master’s Degree in Social Work from Washington University in St. Louis. She was awarded the Fulbright Scholarship in 2009. Aigul worked with the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe Programme Office in Astana, Kazakhstan as a Senior Program Assistant, conducting the projects related to gender equality, combating human trafficking and domestic violence prior to the start of the Ph.D. program in Cultural Anthropology at Texas A&M University.