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									Research Assistant Sevdeğer Çeçen Besimoğlu

Education

       Degree          Department / Program                    University      Year
          BA         English Language Teaching         Marmara University      2001
         MA          English Language Teaching         Marmara University      2005
         PhD         Foreign Language Education         Boğaziçi University in progress

MA Thesis Title and Supervisor(s):

Thesis title: Interpretation of ELT texts through social identity

Supervisor: Assistant Professor Dr Leyla Ilgın

Certificates:

(2008) Indiana University, EFL/ESL Assessment E-Teacher Course

(2004) Sabancı University Regional Writing Seminar participation certificate (How do we
make writing centers matter to bilingual communities?)

(2003) Cambridge Studio School of English (Advanced language development, methodology
for English language teaching and British culture)

(2001) British Council, Teaching Young Learners Certificate of Attendance

Employment:

   Position Title                                Institution                              Year
Research assistant     Maltepe University – Faculty of Education                   2006 - .....

Instructor             Maltepe University- The School of Foreign Languages         2004 – 2006

Part-time instructor Marmara University- Faculty of Education                      2003 – 2006

Instructor,
Academic               Yıldız Teknik University                                    2001 – 2004
Coordinator

Translator             Procter & Gamble                                            1999 – 2001
PUBLICATIONS AND ACADEMIC WORKS

  Articles published in international refereed journals

  Ozturk, H. & Cecen, S. (2007). The effects of portfolio keeping on writing anxiety of EFL
  learners. Journal of Language and Linguistic Studies, 3, (2), 218-236.

  Articles published in national refereed journals

  Besimoğlu, S., Serdar, H. & Yavuz, Ş. (in press). Exploring students’ attributions for their
      successes and failures in English language learning. Journal of the Hasan Ali Yücel
      Faculty of Education.

  Citations

     Cited paper:

  Ozturk, H. & Cecen, S. (2007). The effects of portfolio keeping on writing anxiety of EFL
  learners. Journal of Language and Linguistic Studies, 3, (2), 218-236.

     1.       Aydın, S. & Zengin, B. (2008). Yabancı dil öğreniminde kaygı: Bir literatür
              özeti. Journal of Language and Linguistic Studies, 4, (1), 81-94.
     2.       Aydın, S. (2008). An investigation on the language anxiety and fear of negative
              evaluation among Turkish EFL learners. Asian EFL Journal, 421-444.
     3.       Aydın, S. (2010). A qualitative research on portfolio keeping in English as a
              foreign language writing. The Qualitative Report, 15, 475-488.

  Articles presented in international scientific meetings, and published in the
  proceedings

  Ozturk, H., Cecen, S. & Altınmakas, D. (2009). How do non-native pre-service English
  language teachers perceive ELF?: A qualitative study. English as an International
  Conference, The English as an International Language Journal co-hosted – Asian EFL
  Journal & Dokuz Eylül University, Izmir, Turkey.

  Ozturk, H. & Cecen, S. (2008). In the voice of students: A qualitative study on five highly
  anxious Turkish EFL students’ perspective on foreign language anxiety. The 5th
International EFL Research Conference, Canakkale 18 Mart University, Canakkale,
Turkey.

Cecen, S. & Ozturk, H. (2007). Voicing the unvoiced: Student stress. Sabancı University
International Conference on Foreign Language Education, Tuning In: Learners of
language, language of learners, Sabancı University, 24-26 May 2007, Istanbul, Turkey.

(http://www.sabanciuniv.edu/do/eng/?/SLConf2007/proceedings.)

Articles presented in international scientific meetings

Bayyurt, Y. & Cecen, S. (2008). Revisiting the image of women in network TV
commercials. AILA, 15th World Congress of Applied Linguistics, Essen, Germany.

Cecen, S. & Ozturk, H. (2008). A qualitative analysis of English autobiographies of
Turkish university students. 8th International Symposium on Language, Literature and
Stylistics, Izmir University of Economics, Izmir, Turkey.

Cecen, S. (2005). Interpretation of ELT texts through social identity. 5th International
Symposium on Language, Literature and Stylistics, Marmara University, 24-26 June
2005, Istanbul, Turkey.

Articles presented in national scientific meetings, and published in the proceedings

Ozturk, H. & Cecen, S. (2007). Yabancı dil öğreniminde öğrencilerin başarı ve
başarısızlık algılamaları. Turkiye’de Yabancı Dil Eğitimi Ulusal Kongresi, Gazi
University, 22-23 November 2007, Ankara, Turkey.

Workshops, seminars and inservice training

Cecen, S. (2008). Brain and Multiple Intelligence, Testing and Assessment Ministry of
Education In-service Training Seminar, 01-05 September, Samsun, Turkey.

Cecen, S. & Ozturk, H. (2008). Lessons with a speaking focus, Ministry of Education
Inservice Training Seminar, 01-05 September, Samsun, Turkey.

Cecen, S., Ozturk, H.& Akinci, M. (2008). Five 5-Minute Activities, Ministry of
Education Inservice Training Seminar, 01-05 September, Samsun, Turkey.
Ozturk, H. & Cecen, S. (2008). Developing speaking skills, Foreign Language Teaching
Methods and Techniques, Kuleli Military High School, İstanbul, Turkey.

Cecen, S. (2008). Brain and Multiple Intelligence, Teaching English to Young Learners,
3rd EFL Methodology Certificate Programme, Maltepe University, İstanbul, Turkey.

Cecen, S. (2006). Warm-it-up wrap-it-up, Changing Attitudes in ELT: From Knowledge-
based to Action-based Learning, Maltepe University ELT Conference, 06 May, 2006,
Istanbul, Turkey.

Cecen, S. (2006). Teaching Grammar, Brain and Multiple Intelligence, Songs and Games,
Stories and Poetry with Young Learners, Ministry of Education and In-service Training
Seminar, 12-16 June 2006, Nevsehir, Turkey.

Cecen, S. (2005). Journey to the Land of 5-min Activities, 13th Annual Convention The
neglected areas of ELT, TESOL Macedonia Thrace, 4- 6 November 2005, Thessaloniki,
Greece.

Cecen, S. (2005). Useful 5-min Activities, ELP : Integrated Teachers and Students, Naval
High School 1st English Language Teaching Seminar, 19 March 2005, Heybeliada,
Turkey.

Cecen, S. (2003). NLP Zone, In-service Training, Yıldız Teknik University, Modern
Languages Department, Istanbul, Turkey.




Awards

The Best Received Paper Award, 5th International EFL Research Conference, Çanakkale
18 Mart University.

Özturk, H. & Çeçen, S. (2008). In the voice of students: A qualitative study on five highly
anxious Turkish EFL students’ perspective on foreign language anxiety. 5th International
EFL Research Conference, Çanakkale 18 Mart University, Çanakkale, Turkey.
   Projects

   (2008) Microsoft – Turkish Contextual Error Annotation Project

Courses offered in the last two years


                                                                    Number
Academic                                                  Weekly
              Term                 Course                              of
   Year                                                   Hours
                                                                    Students
  2008-
              Fall   Variations in Contemporary English     3         14
   2009
  2009-
              Fall   Special Teaching Methods               3         21
   2010

								
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