Profile

College / Department

Teaching areas

Editorial and Critical Writing , Feature Writing, Writing for Mass Communication, Writing and Reporting for Broadcast , Literary Journalism, Critical Analysis of the Mass Media, Intercultural Communication, Media Presentations, Journalism in the Arab World, Writing for Magazines, Introduction to Mass Communication, Academic Writing, Public Speaking, Writing for the Visual Media <br>

Research areas

Postcolonial literatures, media and film studies, interdisciplinary, diasporic, memory and trauma studies

Education

PhD, English Literature, University of Kent, United Kingdom
MA, English Literature, Ohio State University, United States
BA, Double Major:English LiteratureFrench LiteratureGraduated Cum Laude, Dean's Honors' List, Honors in the Liberal Arts, Ohio State University, United States

Professional experience

Professor at American University of Sharjah, United Arab Emirates(2020 - Present)
Associate Professor at American University of Sharjah, United Arab Emirates(2014 - Present)
Assistant Professor at American University of Sharjah, United Arab Emirates(2010 - 2014)
Assistant Professor at American University of Sharjah, United Arab Emirates(2009 - 2010)
Adjunct professor of English at American University of Sharjah, United Arab Emirates(2009 - 2009)
Freelancer at Focus Communications, United Arab Emirates(2006 - 2009)
Head of Teletext Department at EDTV (Dubai Radio and Television), United Arab Emirates(1985 - 2001)

Memberships

American Comparative Literature Association, 2015 - present
International Association of Literary Journalism Studies, 2014 - present
Modern Language Association, 2012 - present
Postcolonial Studies Association, 2010 - 2020
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