Dr. Alireza Z. Ekbatani



Education & Profession:

  • PhD in Education (TESOL)
  • MSc in Educational Research (with Merit)
  • ​MA (Hons) in Teaching English as a Foreign Language (TEFL)
  • BA in the English Language Translation, with distinction
  • EFL Teacher and Teacher Educator with 18 years of ELT experience
  • Four times recognised as the 'Top Teacher of the Year' where he works


  • Classroom Dynamics and Creativity in the Classroom
  • Self-Directed Learning
  • Computer-Assisted Language Learning (CALL) and Technology in Education
  • Second Language Acquisition (SLA)
  • Teaching Writing and Grammar
  • Writing Feedback
  • Teacher Training
  • Exam Classes
  • Language Testing and its Influence on Teaching & Learning (i.e., the Washback Effect)