Dr Sophia Pantellis – Wist – Westminster international school in Tashkent

Dr Sophia Pantellis

Dr Pentellis is a highly qualified and skilled and student focused educator. She possesses a strong commitment to the development of students, staff, and providing a stimulating, safe, and motivating learning environment. Dr Pantellis has a proven track record in collaborating with the school community, increasing student academics, and maintain excellence in education. Dr Pentellis comes to us from a leadership position in Kuwait, but her career has included positions in Brunei where she successfully led improvement programmes in several government schools, raising student outcomes considerably. She had experience of lecturing in universities in the UAE and of working as a Cluster Manager (overseeing the development of several state schools). She has also been part of the UNICEF team. Dr Pantellis began her career teaching in Boston, USA, where, as well as working full time, she also managed to complete her Master's degree and Ed.D. from Harvard University. She is looking forward to starting off our MYP programme and helping our students attain great results.


EdD, Harvard
Med, Lesley University
BSc, Salem State College