Dr. Maria Eleftheriou | American University of Sharjah

Profile

College / Department

Teaching areas

Academic Writing, Reading and Writing Across the Curriculum, Advanced Academic Writing, Public Speaking

Research areas

Traditional, contemporary and alternative tutor training models, writing center assessment, on-line tutoring and teaching practices, code-switching in the Writing Center

Education

PhD, Education, University of Leicester, United Kingdom, 2011
MA, Education, McGill Univeristy, Canada, 2002

Professional experience

Assistant Professor, American University of Sharjah, Sharjah, United Arab Emirates, 2011 - Present
Senior Instructor, American University of Sharjah, Sharjah, United Arab Emirates, 2010 - 2011
Instructor, American University of Sharjah, Sharjah, United Arab Emirates, 2004 - 2010
Writing Center Instructor, American University of Sharjah, Sharjah, United Arab Emirates, 2003 - 2004
Teacher, Jean de la Mennais, Quebec, Canada, 1996 - 2000

Memberships

Member of the International Writing Center Association (IWCA), January 2006
Member of the European Writing Center's Association (EWCA), January 2005
Conference Committee C-Chair, Middle-Eastern North Africa Writing Centers Alliance (MENAWCA), January 2010 - January 2011
Treasurer of Middle-Eastern North Africa Writing Centers Alliance (MENAWCA), January 2010 - January 2011
Public Relations Officer of Middle-Eastern North Africa Writing Centers Alliance (MENAWCA), January 2009 - January 2010
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