Profile

College / Department

Teaching areas

Modern Arabic Literature, Translation Studies, Arab and Islamic Heritage

Research areas

Modern Arabic Literature, Arabic Language,Translation Studies

Education

Ph.D. in Comparative Literature, University of St. Andrews, Scotland, (1983-1988).
BA. Honours (1st Class) in Arabic Language at the College of Education, University of Mosul, Iraq (teacher training qualification) (1975-1979)

Professional experience

Consultant to the Supreme Council of Education, Qatar, Ministry of Education,(2002-2004).•Member of Arabic Language Teaching Committee(commissioned by PM Office in UAE),(2011-2013) •Member of BRISMES BOT council,(2010-2013)
External Examiner for the BA in Arabic&Islamic Studies, University of Edinburgh,(2007-2009)
External examiner and Reviewer for BA in ArabicUniversity of Salford(200)•Chair and member of accrediting team at Prince Sultan University, KSA and for the BA in Arabic at UAE University,(2014 &2015)

Memberships

British Society for Middle Eastern Studies,American Comparative Literature association.

Contact

rhusni@aus.edu
+971 6 515 2568