Dr. Aisha Mohamed-Sayidina | American University of Sharjah


College / Department

Teaching areas

ESP, EAP, Applied Linguistics, Literacy, Discourse Analysis

Research areas

Cultural impact on literacies, intercultural rhetoric and discourse organization.


Other, Certesl, University of Saskatchewan, Canada, 2010
PhD, Applied Linguistics, University of Exeter, United Kingdom, 1993
MA, Tesol, Georgetown University, United States, 1989
BA, English Language, University of Khartoum, Sudan, 1985

Professional experience

Assistant Professor, American Unviersity of Sharjah, United Arab Emirates, 2016 - Present
Assistant Professor, George Washington University, District of Columbia, United States, 2014 - 2016
Assistant Professor, University of Alberta,, Alberta, Canada, 2013 - 2014
Assistant Professor Of English, American University of Sharjah, United Arab Emirates, 2008 - 2013
Lecturer, Taie International Institute, Faculty of Extension University of Alberta, Canada, 2003 - 2007
Visiting Scholar, University of Toronto, Canada, 2002 - 2003
Lecturer, Police College, United Arab Emirates, 1999 - 2002
Assistant Professor, Al Bayan University, United Arab Emirates, 1997 - 1998
Lecturer, University of Exeter, United Kingdom, 1995 - 1997
Assistant Professor, Colleges for Women Education, Saudi Arabia, 1993 - 1995
Teaching Assistant, University of Exeter, United Kingdom, 1990 - 1993
Teaching Assistant, Georgetown University, United States, 1987 - 1989


BALEAP,, October 2014
Canadian Association of Applied Linguistics, June 2011
TESL Canada, February 2002
TESOL Ontario, February 2001
The International Society for Language Studies, May 1999
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