Assoc. Prof. Dr. Mehmet Sahiner

Contact Info

  • Vice-Dean, University Database (SIS) & Timetable Coordinator
  • Mehmet
  • Sahiner

Specific and Technical Skills

Languages
  • Turkish (native), English (fluent), Azeri and Kazakh (intermediate), Russian (Elementary)
Technical Skills
  • Computer Skills: MS Office, Web design (intermediate), Graphics software (elementary), Video editing software (elementary)
Education
  • Ph.D., Telavi State University - Equivalency of PhD Degree Diploma by Council of Higher Education (YÖK), Faculty of Education, 2012, Tbilisi, Georgia
  • Master's, International Black Sea University. Georgia, American Studies, 2007, Tbilisi, Georgia
  • Bachelor's, Taraz State University - Equivalency of BA Degree Diploma by Council of Higher Education (YÖK), Faculty of Education, English Language Teaching Department, 2000, Taraz, Kazakhstan
Academic and Administrative Experience
  • Vice-Dean , International Black Sea University , Faculty of Education & Humanities, 2012 - Present
  • University Database and Timetable Coordinator, International Black Sea University, IBSU, 2014 - present
  • Director of School of Languages, International Black Sea University , School of Languages, 2012 - 2014
  • Lecturer of English, Qafqaz University Baku, Azerbaijan, Faculty of Education, English language & Literature, 2011 - 2012
  • Vice Coordinator - Lecturer of English, Qafqaz University - Baku, Azerbaijan , Coordinating Unit for Language Teaching, 2008 - 2011
  • 2006 - 2008, Qafqaz University - Baku, Azerbaijan, Coordinating Unit for Language Teaching, Lecturer of English, Responsible for Material evaluation and Development in Testing Office
  • Head of Testing Office, Lecturer of English, International Black Sea University - Tbilisi, Georgia , School of Languages, 2004-2006
Research Interests
  • ELT ( English Language Teaching) • English as Second Language Teaching • Foreign Language Teaching Methodology • Applied Linguistics
Selected Publications
Journals
  • Mehmet Sahiner. (2016). Computer Assisted Language Learning (CALL) and Classroom Management of Grammar Teaching. International Journal of Literature and Language Education. 12, pp.15.
  • Mehmet Sahiner. (2012). Teacher's Role in the Process of CALL in English Language Teaching. Elmi Heberler, International Reviewed Journal. 2, pp.25.
  • Mehmet Sahiner. (2011). Bilgisayar Destekli Öğretimin Yabancı Dil Öğretiminde Öğrenci Başarısına Etkisi. ICT in education (Təhsildə IKT). 4, pp......
Proceedings
  • Mehmet Sahiner Increasing EFL Students’ Motivation and Self-Efficacy in English Language teaching. IRCEELT-2016 The 6th International Conference on Education, Language and Literature. Tbilisi, Georgia 2016. 2016. International Black Sea University. pp.544-511. http://ircelt.ibsu.edu.ge/index.php/proceedings.
  • Mehmet Sahiner Motivational Factors in teaching and Learning Language. IRCEELT-2015 The 5th International Conference on Education, Language and Literature. Tbilisi, Georgia 2016. 2015. International Black Sea University. http://ircelt.ibsu.edu.ge/index.php/proceedings.
  • Mehmet Sahiner, Nikoloz Parjanadze Investigating EFL Learners’ Needs through Student Diversity Issues. 12th ODTÜ-METU International ELT Convention. 2015. Ankara-Turkey, .
  • Mehmet Sahiner CALL and Classroom Management of Grammar Teaching. The 11th International Conference on Excellence in Education. 2014. Paris, France.
  • Mehmet Sahiner Computer as a Motivation-Raising Preconditions in Grammar teaching/Learning. 9th Silk Road International Conference. 2014. Tbilisi, Georgia.
  • Mehmet Sahiner Teacher’s role of the Process of CALL in Language Teaching. 2012 6th International Conference on Application of Information and Communication Technologies (AICT). 2012. Tbilisi, Georgia.
  • Mehmet Sahiner Teachers’ Perceptions of the use of Technology in Education. 11th International educational technology” Conference IETC-2011. 20111. Istanbul-Turkey.
  • Mehmet Sahiner Use of Technology in Language Teaching. 1st International Conference on Education, English Language Teaching, English Language and Lit-erature in English. 2011. Tbilisi, Georgia.
  • Mehmet Sahiner Education management and Problem Solving. International Student Research Conference. 2009. Baku, Azerbaijan.

Thesis Supervised

  • Supervisor - Seyda Aydin. (2014). ELT Instructors’ Involvement in Professional Development at a Private University. International Black Sea University. Master's
  • Supervisor - Omer Sahin. (2015). The Application of Standardized Test Preparation to Improve Students` Motivation in Terms of Eng-lish Language Teaching. International Black Sea University. Master's
  • Reviewer - Venera Ulker. (2015). The Role of Setting Criteria for Speaking Summative Assessment in Teaching English as a Foreign Language (EFL). . International Black Sea University. Master's
  • Reviewer - Unal Ulker. (2015). The Role of Project Work in Development of Critical Reading Strategies in Learning English as a Foreign Language (EFL). . International Black Sea University. Master's
  • Reviewer - Mithad ozturk. (2015). Application of Knowledge of Discovery System while Teaching Informatics at Secondary School.. International Black Sea University. Master's
  • Reviewer - Tamar Sharashenidze-Soyucok . (2015). Methods Of Reflective Teaching At Schools For English Teachers’ Professional Development (Inter-national Turkish Private Schools). International Black Sea University. Ph.D.
  • Reviewer - Hamdi Serin. (2015). Managing Classrooms with Interactive White Board (IWB): Using IWB and its Effects on Learning Outcomes and Learner Motivation while Teaching Geometry . International Black Sea University. Ph.D.
  • Reviewer - Ahmet Cakir. (2016). Impact and Management Strategies of Using Educational Technologies by School Teachers while Teaching Algebra. International Black Sea University. Ph.D.

Projects

  • MAHATMA (Master of Higher Education: Developing leaders for managing educational transformation) project 530311-TEMPUS-1-2012-1-AM-TEMPUS-JPCR (2012-4. International Black Sea University. 2012-2016
Membership in scientific and professional communities
  • Scientific Reviewer - IRCEELT – International Research Conference on Education, Language and Literat
  • Scientific Reviewer - ETAG - Online Journal of Humanities - http://etag.ge/journal
  • Scientific Reviewer - Journal of Education in Black Sea Region - http://jebs.ibsu.edu.ge
  • Scientific Reviewer - International Journal of Literature and Language Education - http://jllesite.
  • Scientific Reviewer - European Journal of Educational research - http://eu-jer.org
Seminer and Events
  • Tempus MAHATMA Project Dissemination Conference. International Black Sea University. May 3-4, 2016
  • 12th ODTÜ International ELT Convention. Middle East technical University, Ankara-Turkey, . May 25-26, 2015
  • Modern Trend in ELT Conference. International Black Sea University, Tbillsi, Georgia. January, 2015
  • IRCEELT 2016 6th International Research Conference on Education, Language and Literature. International Black Sea University. April 22-23, 2016
  • Workshop - Critically Evaluating an Assessment Tool Using Standards for Quality Assessment. International Black Sea University, Tbillsi, Georgia. 2016
  • Workshop - Taste while cooking a soup (Application of Technologies. International Black Sea University, Tbillsi, Georgia. 2016
  • Improvement of Quality of Education. International Black Sea University, Tbillsi, Georgia. 2015
  • Academic Writing and Peer Response. International Black Sea University, Tbillsi, Georgia. 2015
  • Training - Self-Development. International Black Sea University. 2015
  • Teaching to Assessment Framework for FCE. International Black Sea University, Tbillsi, Georgia. 2014
Courses Taught
  • 2017-2018 "EDT401 School Experience I "
  • 2017-2018 "EDU101 Advanced English Grammar I "
  • 2017-2018 "EDT304 Teaching Principles and Methods"
  • 2016-2017 "EDT401 School Experience I"
  • 2016-2017 "EDU101 Advanced English Grammar I"
  • 2016-2017 "EDU102 Advanced English Grammar II"
  • 2016-2017 "EDU306 Teaching Language & Literature"
  • 2016-2017 "EDU304 Teaching Principles & Methods"
  • 2016-2017 "EDT404 Educational Technology & Material Development"
  • 2016-2017 "EDT403 School Experience II"
  • 2016-2017 "TTE003 Teaching Principles and Methods (MA)"
  • 2016-2017 "TTE006 Teaching Practice I (MA)"
  • 2016-2017 "TTE008 Educational Technologies and Material Development"
  • 2016-2017 "TTE014 Teaching Practice II"
  • 2015-2016 "EDT403 School Experience II"
  • 2015-2016 "EDU202 Written Translation II"
  • 2015-2016 "EDU304 Teaching Principles & Methods"
  • 2015-2016 "EDT404 Educational Technology & Material Development"
  • 2015-2016 "EDT401 School Experience I"
  • 2015-2016 "ELT451 Teaching Practice (MA)"
  • 2015-2016 "EDU306 Teaching Language & Literature"
  • 2015-2016 "EDU102 Advanced English Grammar II"
  • 2015-2016 "EDU101 Advanced English Grammar I"
  • 2014-2015 "EDU102 Advanced English Grammar II"
  • 2014-2015 "EDU101 Advanced English Grammar I"
  • 2014-2015 "EDU201 Written Translation I"
  • 2014-2015 "EDU202 Written Translation II"
  • 2013-2014 "EDU202 Written Translation II"
  • 2013-2014 "EDU201 Written Translation I"
  • 2013-2014 "EDU102 Advanced English Grammar II"
  • 2013-2014 "EDU101 Advanced English Grammar I"
  • 2012-2013 "EDU201 Written Translation I"
  • 2012-2013 "EDU202 Written Translation II"
  • 2011-2012 "19th Century American Literature "
  • 2011-2012 "Advanced English I-II"