Profile

College / Department

Teaching areas

Literary & Critical Theory; Women's Studies; World & Postcolonial Literatures; women's writing; Academic Writing; Research Skills; Public Speaking

Research areas

Literary & Cultural Theory, Autobiography, Arab Women's Writings, Women's Travel Writing; Colonial and Post-Colonial Literatures & Discourses; Gender & Women's Studies; Women in STEM; Global Education.

Education

PhD, Critical and Cultural Theory. Specialization: Feminist, Postcolonial, Postmodern, Marxist, Deconstruction, and Psychoanalytical theories., Nottingham University, United Kingdom

Professional experience

Professor at American University of Sharjah, United Arab Emirates(2013 - Present)
Associate Professor at American University of Sharjah, United Arab Emirates(2009 - 2013)
Head of Arabic & Translation Studies at American University of Sharjah, United Arab Emirates(2007 - 2009)
Assistant Professor at American University of Sharjah, United Arab Emirates(1999 - 2007)
Researcher at School of Oriental & African Studies, United Kingdom(1996 - 1998)

Memberships

Arab Council for Social Sciences, 2018 - present
National Women's Studies Association, 2009 - 2019
Association for Middle East Women's Studies , 2000 - 2019
Middle East Studies Association, 2000 - 2019
Modern Language Assciation, 1999 - 2019
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