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Academic service

DEPARTMENT & UNIVERSITY

2015 - 2016

  • Senator: Active senate member, Fall 2015 – Spring 2016

  • Member: Department of English Outreach Committee Fall 2015 – Spring 2016

  • Member: Department of English Linguistics Program Review Committee Fall 2015 – Spring 2016

  • Member: Department of English Master’s in TESOL Steering Committee Fall 2015 – Spring 2016

  • Member: American University of Sharjah Residential Life Committee Fall 2015-Spring 2016

  • Member: English Department Courses Committees (ENG 208, ENG 207) Fall 2015-Spring 2016.

 

2014 - 2015

·      Chair: AUS Senate Academic Affairs Committee, Fall 2014 – Spring 2015

o  Reviewed proposals related to new minors from various schools

o  Discussed various issues and submitted recommendations to the AUS Senate Executive Committee related to (i) media literacy at AUS, (ii) foreign languages at AUS, and (iii) minor in hotel & hospitality management.

·      Senator: Active senate member, Fall 2014 – Spring 2015

·      Coordinator: Graduate students Research Assistants (RA) Fall 2014 – Spring 2015

·      Member: English Department Reaccreditation Committee, Fall 2014

 

·      Member: English Department Courses Committees (ENG 204, ENG 208, ENG 207, ENG 225) Fall 2014/Spring 2015.

2012 - 2013

  • Faculty Grievance Committee (Chair, Fall 2013)
  • Senate Academic Affairs Committee (member, 2013-2014)
  • Department of English Hiring Committee (member, Fall 2013)
  • Department of English ENG 204 Committee (member 2013-2014)
  • Department of English ENG 208 Committee (member 2013-2014)
  • Department of English MA TESOL Applications Review Committee (member 2013-2014)

 

2011 - 2012

  • AUS Faculty Senate Representative: (member: Fall 2011, Spring 2012)
  • AUS Residential Life Committee/Block Representative: Spring 2012)
  • AUS Faculty Welfare Committee (Chair: Spring 2012)
  • AUS Health Provider Selection Committee (member: Spring 2012)
  • DOE Eng 204 Committee (member, Spring 2012)
  • DOEEng 208 Committee (member, Spring 2012)
  • DOE MA TESOL Committee (member, Spring 2012)
  • DOE MA TESOL Applications Review Committee (member, Spring 2012)
  • DOE Annual Reception Committee (Chair, Spring 2012)

2010 - 2011

  • AUS Residential Life Committee/Block Representative: Spring 11---
  • AUS Sabbatical Applications Review Committee: Fall 10 (member)
  • DOE Eng 204 Committee (member, Fall 2010-Spring 2011)
  • DOE Eng 208 Committee (member, Fall 2010)
  • DOE MA TESOL Committee (member, Fall 2010-Spring 2011)
  • DOE MA TESOL Applications Review Committee (member, Fall 2010-Spring 2011)
  • DOE Bookmark Committee (member, Fall 2010-Spring 2011)
  • DOE Public Relations Representative (member, Fall 2010-Spring 2011)
  • DOE Annual Reception Committee (Chair, Fall 2010)

2009 - 2010

  • AUS Residential Life Committee: Fall 2009 (member)
  • DOE Program Reaccreditation Committee: Fall 2009 (member)
  • DOE Faculty Personnel Committee Fall 2009 (member)
  • DOE Head of DepartmentRecruiting Committee: Fall 2009 (member)
  • DOE Strategic Planning Committee:Fall 2009 (member)

2008 - 2009

  • AUS Residential Life Committee: Fall 2008, Spring 2009 (member)
  • DOE Assessment and Curriculum Committee: Fall 2008, Spring 2009 (member)
  • DOE Faculty Recruiting Committee: Fall 2008-Spring 2009(member)
  • DOE Faculty Evaluation Assessment Criteria Committee:Fall 2008, Spring 2009 (chair)
  • DOE Program Reaccreditation Committee:Fall 2008, Spring 2009- (member)

"2007 - 2008"

  • AUS Senator: Humanities and Social Sciences Representative, Spring 2008
  • AUS Faculty Welfare Committee: Fall 07-Spring 08 (member). (Reports on (i) Faculty Fringe Benefits, (ii) University Education Benefits)
  • CAS Senate CAUCAS Committee: Spring 08 (member)
  • DOE Faculty Recruiting Committee: Fall 2007-Spring 2008 (member)
  • DOE Blackboard Committee: Spring 2008 (member)
  • DOE Program Reaccreditation Committee: Spring 2008- (member)

"2001 - 2006"

  1. AUS Faculty Rep. Ad-hoc Committee for Associate Dean of Graduate Programs and Research candidate selection. Fall 06.
  2. AUS Senator, Department of English, Mass communications & Translation Representative, Fall 2002-Spring 04.
  3. Chair of the Senate Research Committee: Fall 2002-Spring 04.
  4. Chair, General Education Committee for AUS Self Study: Fall 2002-Spring 04.
  5. Director, AUS MA TESOL Program, 2002-2003.
  6. Senate ad-hoc committee on faculty frofile, member, Spring 03.
  7. Department Teaching Evaluation Committee, member, Fall 2002.
  8. Department Curriculum Committee, member, Fall 2002-Spring 03.
  9. Writing Center Interview Committee, Fall 2002.
  10. Accreditation MA TESOL & MA Translation committees, member, 2000-2003.
  11. Coordinator of the English Faculty Seminars Series: Fall 2000-2003.
  12. MA TESOL committee co-chair, Spring 2002.
  13. Coordinator of the AUS Writing Center, Spring 2001
  14. CAS Teaching Enhancement Committee, secretary, Fall 2000-Spring 2002
  15. Translation Hiring Committee, member, 2000-2001
  16. MA TESOL Committee, member, Fall 2000-Fall 2001
  17. DoE COM 101 committee, member. Fall 2000-Fall 2001
  18. DoE COM 102 committee, member. Spring 2002-Fall 2003
  19. DoE COM 204 committee, member. Fall 2002-Spring 2004
  20. Submitted a number of Activities, Program & Professional Development Proposals, Spring 2001-present
    • AUS Writing Center Enhancement Proposal
    • AUS Students’ Progress Assessment & Effective Learning Proposal
    • Foreign/second Language Writing International Conference Proposal
    • Communication Program Assessment Proposal
    • AUS Public Speaking Contest Proposal

SERVICE TO THE UNIVERSITY

  1. AUS Senator, 2011-2012
  2. Chair, AUS Senate Welfare Committee, 2012
  3. AUS Health care Provider Search Committee, Spring 2012
  4. Residential Life/Block Representative, 2011-2012
  5. AUS Residential Life Committee. 2008-2009
  6. Chair, AUS General Education Self Study Committee. 2002-04
  7. AUS Textbook Fair ad-hoc committee, member, Spring 2002
  8. Edutech Smart Classroom Demonstration (1), Fall 2001
  9. Edutech Smart-Classroom Demonstration (2), Spring 2002
  10. Zener Smart-Classroom Demonstration , Spring 2002
  11. Instructional Technology Resources Day at AUS, Spring 2002
  12. CAS representative at the 14th  Gulf Education and Training Exhibition World Trade Center, Dubai, April 9-12, 2002
  13. CAS representative at the AUS Career Fair 2002 at AUS
  14. AUS Writing Center Tutor, AUS, Fall 2000-present
  15. Organized, Final Exams Review Sessions, Spring 2001

OTHER SERVICE

  1. Chair of  College New Faculty Evaluation Committee: Fall 98-Sprin 2000. . College of languages and Translation, King Saud University.
  2. Chair  of  College Admission Test Committee: Fall 97. College of languages and Translation, King Saud University.
  3. College Teaching Assistants’ Hiring Committee: Member, Fall 98-Spring 2000
  4. College representative at the 12th Annual Heritage Conference, Spring 1999, Riyadh.
  5. Chair of  College New Faculty Evaluation Committee: Fall 98-Sprin 2000. . College of languages and Translation, King Saud University.
  6. Chair  of  College Admission Test Committee: Fall 97. College of languages and Translation, King Saud University.
  7. College Teaching Assistants’ Hiring Committee: Member, Fall 98-Spring 2000
  8. College representative at the 12th Annual Heritage Conference, Spring 1999, Riyadh.

PROFESSIONAL SOCIETY MEMBERSHIP

AELA (Analyse En Linguistique Anglaise)
Member of the research team EA 3980, in the EcoleDoctorale EDEA n° 384 Paris 3 Sorbonne Nouvelle.
TESOL International
Member, 2004-present
TESOL France
Member, 2006-present
TESOL Arabia
Member, 2000-present
Tunisian Society for Anglo-Saxon Studies (TSAS),
Member, 1995-present
Arabic Linguistic Society (ALS, USA)
Member, 1992-present.

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