Ahmed Shakir AlKilabi ( Professor )
Faculty of Languages - English Language ( Dean )
[email protected] Applied Linguistics.University of Wales, Cardiff. U.K, April 1988. M.Ed. in TEFL, University of Wales Institute of Science and Technology (UWIST), Cardiff, U.K. B.A in English Language and Literature, College of Arts, Baghdad University, Baghdad, Iraq, 1974. March 2012 TESL Ontario Certified Instructor. January 2012 Accredited TESL Trainer. Received Accreditation from TESL Ontario, Canada. January 2012 Certificate of the Community Interpreter Language and Interpreting Skills Assessment Tool (CILISAT). Awarded by the Cultural Interpretation Services for Our Communities (CISOC), Ottawa, Canada. Employment: August 2013 – to the present: Professor/ Dean of the Faculty of Languages & Translation, University of Kufa, Najaf, Iraq. January 2013 – August 2013: Assistant Professor, Department of English, Faculty of Arts, University of Kufa, Najaf, Iraq. September 2012 – May 2013: Associate Professor, Department of Foreign Languages, College of Arts and Social Sciences, University of Nizwa; May 2005 – May 2011 Associate Professor, Head of the English Department, College of Applied Sciences, Nizwa, Oman; Sept. 2001 – May. 2005 Associate Professor, College of Education, Nizwa, Oman. Sept. 1997- Aug. 2001 Associate Professor, Department of Foreign Languages, College of Arts, Applied Science University (Private), Amman 11931, Jordan; Oct. 1989 – Aug 1997 Assistant/ Associate Professor, Department of English, Al-Turath University College (Private), Baghdad, Iraq, Oct. 1988 – June. 1989 Instructor of English at the Military Institute for Languages, Baghdad, Iraq. June 1978 – Aug. 1981. Instructor of English for Specific Purposes, Petroleum Training Institute, Baghdad, Iraq Fellowship and Membership of Professional Organizations, Societies and Committees Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Linguists, London, UK; The British Association of Applied Linguistics; The Canadian Association of Applied Linguistics; TESL Ontario, Canada; Association of Translators and Interpreters of Ontario, Canada.