Assistant Professor, Communication Department
Shumaila Omar is a CELTA and IELTS qualified teacher and a trainer, holds a double masters in English Literature and Linguistics from Karachi University and M-Phil ( Linguistics) from Hamdard University. She has a diverse and rich teaching experience in Academic and Foundation English and Business Communication. In addition to teaching, she has held workshops in ELT across UAE Universities and has worked part-time at the Collegiate American School, Dubai. She is a member of TESOL (Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages) Arabia, TESOL International, AILA (International Association of Applied Linguistics), IATEFL (International Association of English as a Foreign Language) and SPELT (Society for Pakistan English Language Teachers). Her research interests are in EAP, ESP, Motivational strategies in the classroom and training teachers for the autonomy of learners.