Ladies’ Narrative, Georgian - Dr Nutsa Kobakhidze talks about her Gail Kelly Award and her study/working life in the US and Hong Kong as a Georgian professional woman MoreClose
On April 7, 2017, Dr Nutsa Kobakhidze, a Post-Doctoral Fellow in the Faculty of Education, was invited to appear on a popular TV show “Ladies Narrative” on TV Pirveli, a Georgian TV channel. The interview was broadcasted live from HKU’s Centennial campus to Georgia’s capital, Tbilisi, in Eastern Europe, The interview was related to Dr Kobakhidze’s recent Gail P Kelly Award 2016/2017 for her outstanding doctoral dissertation, received from the Comparative and International Education Society (CIES), USA. The title of the thesis is “Teachers as tutors: shadow education market dynamics in Georgia” and was completed in 2016 under the supervision of Professor Mark Bray and Dr Ora Kwo in the Faculty of Education. The TV host asked Dr Kobakhidze questions related to her previous studies in Georgia, in the USA and in Hong Kong, as well as her working experience as a teacher, lecturer and an employee in the Ministry of Education and Science of Georgia. Dr Kobakhidze also talked about her involvement in two HKU funded projects, a past one in Cambodia and a current one in Myanmar.
The interview in the Georgian language is available online at: