College / Department

Teaching areas

Courses taught:ENG 225 Writing for Business; ENG 204 Advanced Academic Writing; WRI 101 Academic Writing I; WRI 102 Academic Writing II

Research areas

Critical applied linguistics, critical issues in second language writing, culture and curriculum, language and identity, academic literacy development in ESL/EFL


Doctorate in Education, The University of Exeter, United Kingdom
MA, English Language Education, Bogazici University, Turkey
MA, Graduate Exchange Student at Department of Applied Linguistics and ESL, Georgia State University, United States
BA, Foreign Language Education, Bogazici University, Turkey

Professional experience

Instructor at American University of Sharjah, United Arab Emirates(2007 - 2009)
Instructor at Yeditepe University, Turkey(2005 - 2006)
Graduate Research/Teaching Assistant at the , , , at Bogazici University, Turkey(2002 - 2005)
Graduate Research Assistant at Georgia State University, United States(2003 - 2004)


TESOL ARABIA, 2006 - 2007
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