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Taha, Zeinab A.

Associate Professor
American University in Cairo


Zeinab A. Taha Ph.D, is an Associate Professor of Arabic language and linguistics at the American University in Cairo. She received her PHD from Georgetown University in 1995. She has been working in the field of Teaching Arabic as A Foreign Language (TAFL) for more than 30 years. After obtaining her MA in TAFL from the American University in Cairo, she taught in highly reputable universities in the US and Europe in addition to the Arabic Language Institute at the American University in Cairo where she assumed the position of its director in addition to being the co-director of the Center for Arabic Studies Abroad (CASA). Throughout her tenure at AUC, she taught AFL in all levels and has been teaching in the MA TAFL program since 2005. Her publications are in the field of applied and theoretical linguistics especially on grammatical theory and language variation.

DISCIPLINE
Linguistics
SUB AREAS
Arabic   
Sociolinguistics   
AREAS OF INTEREST
Egypt   
SPECIALTIES
Language Variation   
Grammatical Theory   
LANGUAGES
Arabic (Native)   
English (Fluent)   
EDUCATION
PhD1995ArabicGeorgetown University
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Zeinab A. Taha






Department of applied Linguistics
American University in Cairo
AUC Avenue. PO Box 74
New Cairo
Egypt