Aigoul Abdoubaetova joined the Academy in 2009 as Academic Supervisor of the MA in Politics and Security and worked on this position until 2018. Aigoul holds MA in International Studies from the University of Oregon (2003) and BA in World Languages from the Osh State University (2000). Before joining the team of the OSCE Academy Aigoul taught courses on development politics at the OSCE Academy and American University of Central Asia and worked as a Policy and Research Officer at Open Family Australia in Melbourne.