COURSES TAUGHT

  • Novel 1
  • Comparative Literature
  • Women's Writing
  • Romantic and Victorian Literature
  • 20th Century Literature
  • Images of Women in Culture
  • Theories of Literary Criticism
  • دراما
  • Research Methodology
  • Theories of Literary Criticism
  • Texts and Contexts

ACADEMIC RANKS

Rank University Country Date
Associate Professor AAU Jordan 2018
Associate Professor AAU Jordan 2018

QUALIFICATION

Degree Institute Specialization Country Date
Phd University of Kent at Canterbury, UK Comparative Literary Studies November 2000
Masters Degree University of Jordan English Literature January 1960
High Diploma University of Kent at Canterbury Comparative Literary Studies February 1998

WORK EXPERIENCE

Job Title Institute Country Time Period
September 2019 - August 2020
Associate Professor Al-Ahliyya Amman University October 2011 - September Present
Consultant Oxfam Quebec; The Arab Women Legal Network July 2010 - September 2011
Director Queen Zein Al-Sharaf Institute for Development-Joranian Hashemite Fund for Development May 2009 - December 2009
Head of Regional Operations for Quality Enhancement of Arab Universities UNDP August 2006 - May 2009
Assistant Professor- English Department; Direcor of Women`s Graduate Studies Jordan University September 2004 - August 2006
Lecturer, Head of Department September 1990 - September 2001

RESEARCH INTERESTS

  • Feminist literary studies
  • Post-colonial Studies
  • Literary theory
  • Intercultural studies
  • Interfaith dialogues

RESEARCHES & PUBLICATIONS

CONFERENCES & WORKSHOPS

Conference Title Type of Participation Location Date
1st Mediterranean Interdisciplinary Forum on Social Sciences and Humanities Paper/Poster AND Participate in the organization of Conference April Present
Danish-Arab Interfaith Dialogue: Achievements, Challenges, and Lessons learned. Paper/Poster January 2018
Feminism in Crisis. Paper/Poster February 2018
Women on Board (Jordan) Paper/Poster AND Participate in the organization of Conference January 2018
Danish - Arab Interfaith Dilogue Paper/Poster November 2017
"Gender and Women’s Studies in the Arab Region" Paper/Poster March 2013
Susi Program on post-modern American literature offered by the State Department, . Paper/Poster AND Participate in the organization of Conference June 2013
Copenhagen with a common voice and commitment Paper/Poster AND Participate in the organization of Conference September 2012
“Human and Religious shared Values by Christian and Muslims for a Common Pedagogical Action” Paper/Poster May 2011
“Muslim Christian Consultations on the Arab Spring” Paper/Poster January 2011
“A View on European Engagement and Activities in the Middle East” Paper/Poster May 2010

CONSULTING & TRAINING COURSES

Title Location Date
Jordanian National Forum for Women Jordan 2017
Consultant - Arab Women’s Legal Network (AWLN). Amman-Jordan: 2011
2010-2011: Consultant - Women’s Economic Empowerment Project - Oxfam Quebec and the Canadian Governmnet Amman-Jordan 2011
 Training: Evaluation of academic programs in partner universities Jordan 2009
Participation in Academic Accreditation Participation in Academic Accreditation 2009
Quality Assurance Enhancement by virtue of my work in the UNDP UK; Jordan 2008

THESIS SUPERVISION

Title Location Date
THe Colonization of Palestine University of Jordan 2001

AWARDS AND SCHOLARSHIP

Title Location Date
• Study Scholarship - The United States Department of State: 2013 Institute on Contemporary U.S Literature, The Commonwealth Center for the Humanities and Society at the University of Louisville USA - University of Louisville 2013
Voluntary work: From HRH Princess Basma Women's Empowerment 2013
Distinction in Teaching Al-Ahliyya Amman University 2000