Fatima Esseili

Contact Information

Fatima Esseili

Assistant Professor

  • Full-Time Faculty

Profile

Dr. Esseili is an Assistant Professor in the Department of English. Her scholarly interests include second language writing, World Englishes, discourse analysis, and language testing and assessment.

Degrees

  • Ph.D., Second Language Studies, Purdue University, 2011
  • M.A., ESL, University of Toledo, 2006
  • B.A., English Language and Literature, The Lebanese University

Professional Activities

  • Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages, TESOL
  • International Association for World Englishes, IAWE

Research Interests

  • World Englishes
  • Second Language Writing
  • Language Testing and Assessment
  • Language Policy

Selected Publications

Esseili, F. (2014). "English language teaching in Lebanon: Trends and challenges." In K. M. Bailey and R. M. Damerow (Eds.), The teaching and learning of English in the Arabic speaking world. New York: Routledge.