Dr. Maya Aghasi | American University of Sharjah


College / Department

Teaching areas

world literatures, postcolonial literatures, comics, writing composition, public speaking, film, gender and literature

Research areas

narrative, gender and gender expression, world and transnational literatures, immigrant literature, Arab American writing, film in the Arab world, comics.


PhD, Comparative Literature, University of Wisconsin- Madison, United States, 2012
MA, Comparative Literature, University of Wisconsin- Madison, United States, 2007
BA, English Literature, Lebanese American University, Lebanon, 2004

Professional experience

Assistant Professor, Department Of English And Translation, Notre Dame University- Louaize, Lebanon, 2014 - 2015
Adjunct Professor, Lebanese American University, 2012 - 2014
Andrew W. Mellon Sawyer Seminar Dissertation Fellow, Canter For Research On Gender And Women, UW-Madison, 2011 - 2012
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