Faculty

  • Muhamed Osman Al-Khalil, Associate Professor of Practice of Arabic Language Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: moa2@nyu.edu
    Education: BA University of Damascus (1993); MA Indana University of Pennsylvania (1998); PhD University of Ar...

    Research Interests: Arabic language computing, Arabic corpora, biography, language policy, and the interplay of the lite...

  • Omima El Araby, Program Head, Arabic Language; Lecturer of Arabic Language Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: oe7@nyu.edu
    Education: BA Arabic Language and Literature, Ain Shams University, Cairo, Egypt; MA Teaching Foreign Languages...

    Research Interests: Arabic language and literature

  • Laila Familiar, Lecturer of Arabic Language Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: lailafamiliar@nyu.edu
    Education: MA The American University in Cairo; PhD Universidad Autónoma de Madrid

    Research Interests: Foreign Language Education, Arabic Literacy, Curricular Design, Corpus Linguistics, Teacher Training

  • Nasser Isleem, Senior Lecturer of Arabic Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: nasser.isleem@nyu.edu
    Education: teaching Arabic language, use of songs, proverbs, and other cultural expressions

  • Khulood Kittaneh, Arabic Language Instructor Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: kk83@nyu.edu

  • Nizar Qpilat, Visiting Lecturer of Arabic Language Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: qn3@nyu.edu
    Education: Phd

    Research Interests: Arabic languages for non native, Narrative studies, critic

  • Corinne Stokes, Lecturer of Arabic Language Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: corinne.stokes@nyu.edu
    Education: MA in Arabic Studies and PhD in Middle Eastern Languages and Cultures from the University of Texas a...

    Research Interests: sung languages, ethnomusicology and urban music, sociolinguistics of performance, stylization and di...

Academic Support

Name Title
Manal Mohamed Al Marzooqi
Technical Instructor for Arabic Immersion