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  • 2020 International Conference on recent trends in Education, Technology, Innovation, and Social Science

    Panelists

    Kuala-Lumpur, Malaysia

  • 2020 International Conference on recent trends in Education, Technology, Innovation, and Social Science

    Panelists

    Kuala-Lumpur, Malaysia

  • 2018 Identity Lenses in Diyarbakir and Mardin Provinces of Turkey (14th International Congress of Qualitative Inquiry)

    Attendee

    Illinois, United States Of America

  • 2018 Authoethnographical Account of a Higher Education Program (14th International Congress of Qualitative Inquiry)

    Attendee

    Illinois, United States Of America

  • 2017 17th International Conference on Social Science & Humanities (ICSSH): The ‘’Other’’ Perception of the Sunnis in Hatay Province, Turkey: A Phenomenological Study

    Attendee

    Pathum Thani, Thailand

  • 2017 17th International Conference on Social Science & Humanities (ICSSH): Alawites, The Piece of the Cultural Mosaic in Hatay Province, Turkey: A case Study

    Attendee

    Pathum Thani, Thailand

  • 2017 13th International Congress of Qualitative Inquiry: ‘‘Honor Code’’ as Part of a Teacher Preparation Program Class Curriculum: A Phenomenological Study

    Attendee

    Urbana, Illinois, United States Of America

  • 2017 13th International Congress of Qualitative Inquiry: Unearthing the Morality Thought Processes of Teacher Preparation Program Students through Grounded Theory Approach

    Attendee

    Illinois, United States Of America

  • 2015 International Conference on Quality in Higher Education: Personal Epistemologies and Gender, Social Class and Ethnicity: Elements Influencing Teaching and Learning in Higher Education

    Attendee

    Sakarya, Turkey

  • 2015 Algerian-Turkish International Conference ‘Youth Reality, Challenges and Aspirations’’ May, 2015, Algeria: • Student Teachers' Educational Beliefs: A Phenomenological Approach

    Attendee

    Sûq Ahrâs, Algeria

  • 2010 International Congress of Qualitative Inquiry, (Urbana-Champaign, USA): • New Technologies and Qualitative Research: The Digital Camera as a Primary Data Collection Tool (presenters: Anindya Sen & Omer Avci

    Attendee

    Illinois, United States Of America

  • 2010 International Congress of Qualitative Inquiry, (Urbana-Champaign, USA): The Meskhetian Turks in Wheaton: Understanding Mekhetian Turk’s Culture and Experiences in US, (presenter: Omer Avci)

    Attendee

    Illinois, United States Of America

  • 2010 International Reading Association, 2010: • Crossing disciplinary boundaries in a developmental reading and study strategies course (presenters: Armstrong, S.L., Mickell, W., Avci, O., Squier, C., & Vaughn, B. (2010, April). Session presented at the 2010 Meeting of the College Literacy and Learning SIG of the International Reading Association. Chicago, IL. USA

    Attendee

    Illinois, United States Of America

  • 2009 University of Missouri-St. Louis Qualitative Research Conference: Educational Conceptions of Turkish People: The Influence of Culture

    Attendee

    Illinois, United States Of America

  • 2009 University of Missouri-St. Louis Qualitative Research Conference, USA: • A Mixed Methods Study of the Reading Attitudes and Interests of First Year College Students (presenters: Anindya Sen & Omer Avci)

    Attendee

    Missouri, United States Of America

  • 2007 International Congress of Qualitative Inquiry, (Urbana-Champaign): • Why Social Movements Occur: Theories of Social Movements (presenters: Anindya Sen & Omer Avci)

    Attendee

    Illinois, United States Of America

  • 2007 ILSADE (Illinois Learning Specialists and Developmental Educators): • Reading Habits of Freshmen Students: A Mixed Methods Study (presenters: Anindya Sen & Omer Avci)

    Attendee

    Illinois, United States Of America

  • 2006 International Congress of Qualitative Inquiry, (Urbana-Champaign), : Qualitative Content Analysis: Its Applicability and Suitability for Social Science Research (presenters: Omer Avci & Anindya Sen)

    Attendee

    Illinois, United States Of America

  • 2006 Conference: International Congress of Qualitative Inquiry, (Urbana-Champaign) Topic: Students' Written Evaluation of a Course: An Application of Qualitative Content Analysis (presenters: Anindya Sen & Omer Avci)

    Attendee

    United States Of America

  • 2006 Conference: University of Illinois-Chicago Graduate Student Conference: University of Illinois-Chicago Graduate Student Conference. Focus Groups: Do They Have Any Place in Educational Research? (presenters: Omer Avci & Anindya Sen) USA. (presenters: Anindya Sen & Omer Avci)

    Attendee

    Chicago, United States Of America

  • 2006 Midwest Philosophy of Education Society: John Dewey and His Influence on Adult Education (presenters: Anindya Sen & Omer Avci)

    Attendee

    Illinois, United States Of America

  • 2006 Midwest Philosophy of Education Society: • Henry Giroux and The Mouse That Roared: How Corporations like Disney Educate and Brainwash Society (presenters: Omer Avci & Anindya Sen)

    Attendee

    Illinois, United States Of America

  • 2006 Conference: University of Illinois-Chicago Graduate Student Conference, Topic: Paolo Freire and the Reforming of the American Educational System (presenters: Anindya Sen & Omer Avci)

    Attendee

    Chicago, United States Of America

  • 2005 Conference: Midwest Philosophy of Education Society. Topic: Restructuring Civic Education in America: Rolling Back the Pernicious Influence of the ‘Us Versus Them' Orientation Inherent in the Educational Curricula (presenters: Anindya Sen & Omer Avci) USA

    Attendee

    Chicago, United States Of America

  • 2005 • Practical Vocabulary Enhancement Strategies in Developmental Reading Classes: Their Uses and Their Effectiveness (Anindya Sen ile birlikte) Conference: ILSADE (Illinois Learning Specialists and Developmental Educators)

    Attendee

    United States Of America

  • 2005 • Phonetic Spelling for ESL Students: Helpful or Harmful? (presenters: Omer Avci & Anindya Sen) Conference: ILSADE (Illinois Learning Specialists and Developmental Educators) USA

    Attendee

    United States Of America

Awards

  • April 2012 Outstanding Teaching Assistant Award

    Northern Illinois University

  • March 2005 Graduate Student Award

    Midwest Philosophy of Education Society

Scholarships

  • 2004 - 2012 Teaching Assistantship

    University