Dr. Ismael Louber


8th December 2011:

DAU university International Conference: Language Aptitude, identity investment and motivation in the Saudi context

I was invited to present at Dar Al Uloom University (DAU)  in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia to present a paper about the use of English as a Medium of instruction in Saudi universities. I reported the findings of a small scale investigation that involved engineering teachers and students of a Saudi university. The research focused on their perceptions of the use of English as Medium of instruction at university.

13th April 2011:

TUELC international Conference: Inside the Saudi Preparatory Year English Programme: The Future and Beyond

I was invited to present a paper in Taibah University, in the Holy city of Madinah, Saudi Arabia. I presented the result of a study on the experiences of non-Saudi EFL teachers in the KSA.