Vasila is a Junior Research Fellow at the National Academy of Sciences of Tajikistan at the Department of Sociology. Her research focuses on Bologna Reforms in HigherE ducation in Tajikistan. She obtained her MA in Sociology from the National Academy of Sciences, where her research focused on socio-cultural modernization in Tajikistan, specifically modernization in the education system. Vasila holds a BA in Linguistics from Russian-Tajik Slavonic University and has worked with a range of organizations including OSCE-ODIHR, the World Bank, Fund for Peace, UNESCO and the University of Central Asia. Apart from that, Vasila is actively involved in supporting projects on Youth and Adolescents Career Orientation in Tajikistan.