Ed.D. Educational Leadership & Policy Studies, Eastern Kentucky University, 2014
M.A. English Language Teaching, Eastern Mediterranean University, 2010
B.A. English Language & Literature, Ershad-Damavand University, 2007
Moving to Southwest Florida in 2015, Dr. Mahsa Abdolalizadeh joined Hodges University’s School of Liberal Studies as a member of the Intensive English Bridge Program (IEP), which serves to help degree-seeking students prepare for college.
Living in various countries throughout her life, her perspective on diversity has broadened. Working with students from different backgrounds, she was persuaded to further her graduate studies in international education. For nearly two decades, she worked in various positions related to the field of international education ranging from English as a Second Language (ESL) to international marketing and recruitment at higher educational national and international institutions.
In her free time, she enjoys volunteering, reading and traveling.