Board of Advisors

24th 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

Siham Al Riyamia

Director for Educational Programs, Private Schools’ Directorate
Ministry of Education, Oman

Eli Ghazel

Senior Consultant,
Center for Development of English Language Teaching
MoE, Saudi Arabia

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

Hessa Mohd Al kabbi

Academic consultant in schools
(Ministry of Education)

Dr. Sahbi Hidri

Assistant Professor
English Language Institute
University of Jeddah, KSA

Fathi Ben Mohamed

Specialist, Learning & Development
ADNOC Technical Academy

Dr. Melanie Gobert

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

Saad Rabia

Director, Saad for Professional Training & Translation
Conference Co-Chair
Marketing Coordinator

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