Education & Member Development Division
Belma Sadikovic supports the management, design, and production of AACRAO’s on-demand courses/micro-credentials and manages all webinar related activities. Belma Sadikovic has been a part of AACRAO since 2021 serving as the Curriculum and Content Coordinator. Belma is an essential part of the Content & Curriculum team, housed in the Education & Member Development Division.
Belma Sadikovic earned a BA from Boise State University, Idaho, with a major in German Language and Literature, followed by a Master of Education in English as a Second Language in 2009. She earned a doctorate in Education (Ed.D.) in Curriculum and Instruction with an emphasis in Multicultural Education and Social Justice Education from Boise State University in 2017.
Prior to her role at AACRAO, Belma served as an assistant professor of Curriculum & Instruction in the Department of Leadership and Learning at Minnesota State University Moorhead. With over 15 years of experience working in K12 and higher education, Belma Sadikovic taught undergraduate and graduate-level courses to pre-service and in-service teachers and has over ten years of online teaching experience.
Belma Sadikovic was invited to give a TedTalk in 2016 titled “What it feels like to be a refugee”. She gives talks nationally and internationally about advocacy for equitable higher education access for refugee populations and effective integration strategies post-resettlement and consults on policy and program development with national nonprofits. Belma Sadikovic is the co-founder of Boise State University’s Refugee Alliance.
Belma assists in the management, design, and production of AACRAO’s on-demand courses/micro-credentials and manages all webinar related activities.