Dr. Nazmi Abdel-Salam Al-Masri

March 7th, 2013

Dr. Nazmi Abdel-Salam Al-Masri is an Associate Professor of TEFL & curriculum development. He obtained his PhD from Manchester University, UK, in 1994. Since then, he has been teaching several courses at the Islamic University of Gaza,including

  • Technology for TEFL
  • Language Assessment 
  • Research Methods in ELT
  • Academic Reading and Writing
  • ELT Methods & Approaches
  • Curriculum Development & Evaluation

Main research interests 

  • Using technology in teaching English
  • Training English language teachers
  • Teaching Arabic as a Foreign language
  • Curriculum studies

Current PositionAssociate Professor at the English Department, Faculty of Arts

Recent & Current International Research Projects & Partnerships

  1. Co-investigator: Development and Promotion of an Online Palestinian Arabic Course (OPAC) – funded by Global Challenges Research Fund- University of Glasgow, UK. (Sept 2017- May 2018)
  2. Co-investigator: Online Training of Trainers: Initiative to Develop Pedagogical Practices in Palestinian Higher Education. University of Tampere, Finland. (March 2017- Feb 2010)
  3. Co-investigator: UNESCO Chair in Refugee Integration through Languages & Arts at the University of Glasgow, UK (Jan 2017 –  Dec. 2020)
  4. Idioms of Distress, Resilience and Well-Being: Enhancing understanding about mental health in multilingual contexts (2016-2017)
  5. Researching Multilingually at the Borders of Language, the Body, Law and the State (2014 – 2017)
  6.  EAST- English for Academic Study Telecollaboration (2015 -2016)
  7. Erasmus Mundus PHOENIX -Europe-(Palestine, Jordan, Syria and Lebanon) Intercultural Exchange for Internationalization: Research management, student Employability & Academic Excellence  (2013 – 2017)
  8. Tempus STEP – Strengthening Universities-Enterprise linkages in Palestine – (2012 – 2016)

Email: nmasri@iugaza.edu.ps