Research topic: Modernisation of the mechanism of state regulation of women's employment in the STEM fields of Kazakhstan
Aigerim Kussaiynkyzy is a second year PhD student at Narxoz University. Her doctoral research investigates the relationship between participants' childhood science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) related experiences, their STEM identity (i.e., seeing oneself as a STEM person), and their college/University career intentions. She takes a multidisciplinary approach that encompasses the fields of media, art history, gender, visual culture, critical race, and postcolonial theories. She holds an LLM degree in International Business Law from the University de Montreal, Canada, and holds a Bachelor of Law in Customs affairs. Aigerim worked as a senior lecturer at Narxoz and UIB Universities.