Doctor of Philology (PhD), Associate Professor, member of the Georgian Association of Teachers of Russian Language and Literature and the International Association of Teachers of Russian Language and Literature, member of the scientific advisory board of the periodical «International Journal Of Russian Studies»; head of the "Russian Language and Literature" department of the Faculty of Education, Humanities and Social sciences of the Akhaltsikhe State University; the director and moderator of the program in Russian language and literature.
Place of work: Akhaltsikhe State University.
Scope of scientific interests: linguistics, semiotics, methods of teaching Russian as a foreign language, problems of intercultural communication.
Honours, prizes, awards:
- - Diploma for popularizing of Russian language, dedication and resolving urgent problems in the education and training of a new generation (Russian Society of Sociologists/2011).
- - Winner of the XIII Pushkin contest, Moscow 2013.
Discoveries and inventions:
- - The concept author/administrator/trainer of the training programme for preparation of school teachers of Russian language and literature for certification exams "Communicative methodology of teaching Russian as a foreign language (RFL)" (the programme was licensed by the Ministry of Education of Georgia, received positive feedback from the organizers of the International Conference "Russian language in the cultural Capital of Europe 2010" Hungary, Pecs).
- She was the administrator and trainer of intensive courses: "The new methodology in teaching Russian as a foreign language", which were held at the Department of Slavic Philology of the University of Pecs (Hungary).
- She is the author of studies of the priorities of environmental education at the Russian language lessons, published in the popular scientific and methodological magazine "Teacher."
Is the author of 62 works, published in republican and international journals.
The most significant publications:
- Монография «Семиотический аспект синонимии (на материале глаголов звучания в произведениях М. Булгакова)»;
- Mastering of Ecological Knowledge and Skills in the Process of Teaching Foreign Languages (Russian);
- Употребление русского языка как средства межнационального общения;
- Новейшие методы преподавания русского языка как иностранного в вузе;
- Роль мотивации в процессе преподавания русского языка как иностранного.