College: College of Social Sciences and International Studies
Research Centre/Unit: Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL)
My name is Nadia Abdallah and I am a Palestinian-American currently residing and teaching in Amman, Jordan. I hold a Bachelor's degree in English from Montclair State University, with minors in Sociology and International Studies. I also hold a Master's degree in Adult Education from the University of Phoenix.
I have been teaching in Jordan for 10 years, as a Language and Literature High School teacher. I have been in charge of Approaches to Learning, Service as Action and Interdisciplinary Studies sections at my school. I currently hold the post of responsibility title of Middle Years Programme Coordinator at my current school. I have held this post for 5 years. Currently, I am enrolled with the University of Exeter as a doctoral student. I am majoring in TESOL and have been working closely with supervisors through the Dubai programme. In a few months, I will be starting the second half of this programme, which is the thesis stage.