Board of Advisors

25th TESOL Arabia International Conference & Exhibition

Volunteer Advisory Scientific Committee

Dr. Christine Coombe

Associate Professor of General Studies
Dubai Men’s College
Past President, TESOL International

Dr. Lolowa Al Marzouqi

Program Manager
Abu Dhabi Technology Development Committee (TDC).

Dr. Lana Hiasat

Faculty- Team Leader
Dubai Men’s College
Higher Colleges of Technology, Dubai

Fathi Ben Mohamed

Specialist, Learning & Development
ADNOC Technical Academy

Dr. Melanie Gobert

Lecturer – Education Division
Higher Colleges of Technology
2019 Conference Co-Chair

Alaa Hameed Jasim AlJuburi

MADAR INTERNATIONAL
SCHOOL (MIS), Al Ain, UAE
SCHOOL PRINCIPAL

Amjad Taha

ADNOC TECHNICAL ACADEMY
ABU DHABI, UAE

Dr Racquel Warner

Assistant Professor and Program Coordinator
Master of Public Administration (MPA)
Mohammed Bin Rashid School of Government in Dubai.

Samantha McDonald

Senior Specialist, Teaching with Technology
Higher Colleges of Technology

Invited Speakers

Dr. Deena Boraie

Vice President for Student Life
The American University in Cairo (AUC)
Past President, TESOL International

Dorothy Zemach

Author, Editor, Publisher and Teacher Trainer

Dr. Alessandro Benati

Professor of English and Applied Linguistics
American University of Sharjah, UAE

Dr. Christine Coombe

Associate Professor of General Studies
Dubai Men’s College
Past President, TESOL International

Dr. Salah Troudi

Programme Director, TESOL/Dubai
Supervisory Coordinator of the PhD in TESOL;
International Development Coordinator Exeter University, UK

Isil Boy Ergul

Lecturer, Yıldız Technical University, Turkey
Teacher trainer, Pilgrims Teacher Training, UK

Dr. Mark Wyatt

Associate Professor of English
Khalifa University of Science and Technology in Abu Dhabi.
Co-Editor ELT Research

Dr. Phil Quirke

Executive Dean Education
Higher Colleges of Technology, UAE

Dr. Sahbi Hidri

Assistant Professor
English Language Institute
University of Jeddah, KSA

Dr. Tammy Gregerson

Coordinator Masters in TESOL Program
American University of Sharjah, UAE