Profile

College / Department

Teaching areas

world literatures, postcolonial literatures, writing composition, public speaking, genre, gender and literature

Research areas

narrative, gender and gender expression, the postcolonial, modernity, historical fiction, immigrant literature, Arab American writing, transnational literature.

Education

PhD in Comparative Literature, University of Wisconsin-- Madison, 2012

Professional experience

American University of Sharjah, Assistant Professor, Department of English, 2015-current.
Notre-Dame University, Louaize, Assistant Professor, Department of English and Translation, 2014-15.
Lebanese American University, Adjunct, English Department, 2012-2014.
University of Wisconsin- Madison, Teaching Assistant, Department of Comparative Literature, 2005-2007 and 2009-2010; Department of Communication Arts, 2010-2011.

Memberships

Modern Language Association (MLA), American Comparative Literature Association (ACLA)

Contact

maghasi@aus.edu
+971 6 515 2588