College / Department

Teaching areas

Linguistics, Teaching Arabic as a Foreign Language (TAFL), Translation

Research areas

Corpus Linguistics, Teaching Arabic to non-native speakers, Translation, Teacher training, Semantics, Pragmatics.


PhD, PhD in Linguistics, Middlesex University, United Kingdom
PGD, Certificate in Teaching Arabic as a Foreign Language, SOAS, University of London, United Kingdom
MA, Masters in Linguistics, Ain Shams University, Egypt
BA, B.A. in English Language and Literature, Ain Shams University, Egypt

Professional experience

Lecturer at Middlesex University, United Kingdom(2009 - 2012)
Teaching Fellow at SOAS, University of London, United Kingdom(2009 - 2010)
Teaching Assistant at Middlesex University, United Kingdom(2005 - 2009)


Association of American Teachers of Arabic (AATA), 2015 - 2016
Linguistics Association of Great Britian, 2005 - 2012
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