Amira Eldemerdash

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Amira Eldemerdash
Pronouns: She/Her/Hers
Graduate Assistant, Project ELATE (TESOL)
Location: 
4570 Sangren Hall
Mailing address: 
Department of Special Education and Literacy Studies
Western Michigan University
1903 W Michigan Ave
Kalamazoo MI 49008-5258 USA
Education: 
  • M.A., Western Michigan University
  • B.A. Faculty of Arts, Alexandria University
Bio: 

Amira is a first year Ph.D. student. She is currently a research assistant at the Literacy Studies/TESOL unit. She earned her BA in English language and translation from Alexandria University in Egypt. She earned her M.A. in TESOL from WMU in 2020. She has been teaching English as a Second Language (ESL), Foreign Language (EFL) for ten years. She also taught Arabic as a Foreign Language (AFL) as a Fulbright Foreign Language Teaching Assistant (FLTA) in WMU. Her research interests include culturally responsive teaching, learner identity and teaching refugees and immigrants.