Sabina Manafova

Associate Professor 
International Relations and Political ScienceDepartment 
Western University,
Baku Azerbaijan
Professional Experience:
Associate Professor, Western University,1997-present 
Lecturer in American Studies, Azerbaijan StateUniversity of Languages, 2003-present 
NBC News: adviser on local issues and interpreter,May, 2002
Caspian Oil and Gas Exhibition -press office ofSperhed Exhibition, Ltd, UK, 2001-2004
Postgraduate, History, Baku State University, 2002
MA, History, Baku State University, 1997
Professional Affiliations
Organization of American Historians 
Organization of Young Scientists
Fellowships, Grants, and Awards 
Faculty Development Fellowship, OSI -2003-2006 
Higher Education Support Program, Kazakhstan,July-August, 2002-2005
National Security Archives (U.S.)and RussianMinistry of Education , Participation in Summer University, June, 2004
Open Society Institute, Excellency in Teaching,Tashkent, 2002 
Linkage Program Indiana University and WesternUniversity, 2002
Academic Exchange Program at Indiana University,Bloomington, 2001
Western University, Political Since andInternational Relations Department, Teaching Excellence Recognition Award, 2005
Western University, Political Science and WesternStudies Department, Teaching Excellence Recognition Award, 2001 

Courses taught: 
U.S. Foreign Policy
American History 
Introduction to American Government
World History 
Introduction to Political Studies 
Political and Administrative Structure of WesternCountries 
International Organizations 

Service Activities
Indiana University, Center for Global Studies
Indiana University, Central Eurasian StudiesDepartment