NURCE - The Nazarbayev University’s Research Centre for Entrepreneurship


Zhuldyz Zhumashova

Research Assistant
Zhuldyz Zhumashova holds a PhD in Cultural Studies from Al-Farabi Kazakh National University and a Master's degree in Translation Studies from Ablay khan Kazakh University of International Relations and World Languages.

Her research focuses on the Central Asian Culture, Semiotics, Cultural anthropology, Teaching Second Language, Acquisition of Second Language, Number’s Cultural History, Interrelation of Language and Culture, Ethnic Culture, Turkic Culture etc.

She is the owner of the National Award «The best Teacher of Kazakhstan-2022». Zhuldyz translated several textbooks from English to Kazakh and works as remote translator for National Geographic Kazakhstan.


1. 2022, Features of artistic language in anthropocentric proverbs (based on Kazakh and Russian proverbs. Филология сериясы. №2 (186).2022.
2. 2021, Formation of New Religiosity. Вестник КазНУ. Серия религиоведение. Том 71 №4.
3. 2021, Formation of Religious Terrorist Groups Адам әлемі, No2 (88).
4. 2021, Formation and Spread of Salafi Stream. Әл-Фараби, 2 (74).
5. 2020, Features of Reflection of Oriental Fairy-tales in Kazakh Culture. Әл-Фараби журналы. №3 (71).
6. 2020, Methods, Approaches and Directions of Doing Research on Funerary Rites. Яссауи университетінің хабаршысы. №3.
7. 2020, Concept of Funerary Rites in Social and Cultural Sciences. Вестник КазНУ. Серия философия, культурология, политология. Том 71 №1.
8. 2019, Approaches on Funerary Rites in Science. Адам әлемі, №4.
9. 2019, Tradition of daughters’ upbringing and bride’s farewell in Kazakh culture. АльФараби №4.
10. 2019, Flood myth. Вестник КазНУ. Номер Культурология, №2(68).