Profile

College / Department

Teaching areas

Heritage courses from Pre-Islamic Era to modern time ( poetry and prose). History of Arabic Music.

Research areas

Modernism in Arabic and English; comparative literature; Ali Douagi;Tunisian Sufi music andArabic Music in general.

Education

PhD, PhD – (Double) Comparative Literature and Arabic, Indiana University, Bloomington, United States
MA, Comparative Literature, Indiana University, Bloomington, United States
MA, Near Eastern Languages and Culture - Arabic, Indiana University, Bloomington, United States
MA, English language and Literature, University of Tunis, Tunisia

Professional experience

Assistant professor, at American University of Sharjah, United Arab Emirates(2011 - Present)
Instructor, AUS, Sharjah ,UAE at American University of Sharjah, United Arab Emirates(2006 - 2011)
Instructor, AUS, Sharjah ,UAE at American University of Sharjah, United Arab Emirates(2004 - 2005)
Adjunct Arabic Instructor at AUS at American University of Sharjah, United Arab Emirates(2001 - 2003)
Adjunct English Instructor at AUS at American University of Sharjah, United Arab Emirates(2001 - 2002)
Associate Instructor at Indiana University, United States(1998 - 2001)
University Instructor at University of Tunis I, Tunisia(1995 - 1997)
secondary school Instructor at Ministry of Education(1991 - 1994)

Memberships

Arabic and World Literature Journal, 2020 - present
Member, American Comparative Literature Association, USA, 2014 - present
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