Zeinekhan Kuzekova

Department
School of Humanities and Social Sciences, Kazakh Language and Turkic Studies
Title
Professor
Office
8220
Email
zkuzekova@nu.edu.kz
Phone
+77172705923

I received my PhD (Doctor of Philosophy)  in 2005 from at Al-Farabi KazNU. The dissertation topic is “The theoretical and linguistic principles of the text books of the Kazakh language as the second one” (10.00.02 – the Kazakh language).

I obtained candidate Ph.D in 1995 from  the philological faculty at Al-Farabi KazNU and my dissertation topis is “Қазіргі қазақ тіліндегі мезгіл пысықтауыш” (“Adverbial modifier of time in modern Kazakh language”) (10.00.02 – the Kazakh language).

1992-1996 Assistant professor at the department of practical Kazakh language at Al-Farabi KazNU

1996-2001 Associate professor at the department of modern Oriental languages at Al-Farabi KazNU

2001-2003 The chair of Kazakh language department at Al-Farabi KazNU

2005 – 01.11.2006. Associate professor at the department of general linguistics and Kazakh philology at Al-Farabi KazNU

2006 – 2010 The chair of Kazakh language department at L.N. Gumilyov ENU

2010 – 2016 Associate Professor at Kazakh language department; (SHSS, NU)

2016 – present Professor of department  Kazakh Language and Turkic Studies (SHSS, NU)

My research interest focuses on several aspects:

Functional grammar of the Kazakh language;

The theory of textbook of the Kazakh language as foreign language;

The theory of learning the Kazakh language as foreign language;

Pedagogical diagnostics; proficiency test of Kazakh language