Dr. Diana Aljahromi

ROLE : Bahrain EC Lead Coordinator
INSTITUTION : University of Bahrain

Dr. Diana Aljahromi is an assistant professor of Linguistics at the University of Bahrain (PhD. in Linguistics, 2012, University of Sheffield; MA in Applied English Language Studies (Honors), 2003, University of Bahrain). Diana also has a Post Diploma in Academic Practice (PCAP) (2015, University of York St. John) and is a fellow member of the British Higher Education Academy (AdvanceHE). She has also held the post of the Quality Assurance Director at the College of Arts. She has received a number of acknowledgement and awards (Most Distinguished Teacher, 2003; Bahrain e-Content Award, 2005). In addition to being a board member of the Society of Excellence and Academic she is an affiliate member in a number of renowned local, regional and international academic bodies and affiliations. Her research primary interests at present focus on areas related to discourse analysis, sociolinguistics, computational linguistics, corpus linguistics, and second language writing. Other areas of expertise include e-learning and instructional technology in addition to implementations of quality assurance systems.