Dr. Thida Aye



Education and qualifications

1 B.A (English) 1985 University of Yangon
2 Diploma in ELT 1995 University of Yangon
3 M.A (English) 2000 University of Yangon
4 PhD English 2007 University of Yangon

Dr. Thidar Aye, Pro-Rector (Academic), University of Yangon, has been working for twenty-seven years. She obtained her doctoral degree in 2007 from the University of Yangon, submitting the dissertation titled “A comparison of the works of art by Emily Dickinson, USA (1830-1886) and Kyi Aye, Myanmar (1929-2016)”. She is an alumnus of the Brunei-US English Language Enrichment Programme for ASEAN. She completed the two-year Interpreters’ Training Course (2011-2013) conducted by the Sasakawa Peace Foundation, Japan. She attended the Lower Mekong Initiative Symposium (Bangkok) in 2014. She was hosted by the Gender Studies Department of the Central European University as Research Fellow in 2016. Her areas of interest are teaching, research, and translation.

(1)Redesigning the assessment methods in teaching Basic Research Methodology: 0% final closed-book written examination. The Proceedings of ELT Conference. 2019
(2)Conversational Styles of Myanmar Men and Women in Fiction: Intersection of Language, Gender and Social Identities. UYRJ. Vol.10. 2020