Advisor Arabic Studies
Coordinator Arabic Studies
She is the coordinator and Associate Teaching Professor of the Arabic language program at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte. She has developed the Arabic Studies minor at UNCC and she teaches varies Arabic language courses including beginner, intermediate, and advanced levels. She also teaches content courses in English such as Modern Arab culture course, and a course on understanding millennials of the Middle East through culture, mass media and literature. She also supervises the Arabic program, Arabic culture clubs, and extra-curricular activities. In addition, She is the students’ Arabic Studies minor advisor.
* Ph.D. in Language, Literacy, and Sociocultural Studies, The University of New Mexico (2018)
* M.A. Teaching English as a Foreign Language, The American University in Cairo (2003).
* Arabic Oral Proficiency Interview (OPI) tester, The American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages (ACTFL) (2018)
Associate Teaching Professor of Arabic, UNC Charlotte, 2017-present.
Lecturer of Arabic, University of Oklahoma, 2015-2017.
Specific Research Interests
Teaching Arabic to non-native speakers
Millennials of the Middle East