Dr. Nazmi Abdel-Salam Al-Masri

March 7th, 2013

An Associate Professor of education in applied lingusitics, TEFL & curriculum development, Since his graduation from the School of Education, Manchester University, UK (1994), Dr Al-Masri has been teaching and researching at the English Language Department, the Islamic University of Gaza (IUG), Palestine.

For more information: CV- May 2023.

Main academic & research interests – widened over 30 years of local and international experencice to include:

  • Pedagogy and technology in foreign language education: English & Arabic
  • Teacher education in foreign language learning: English & Arabic
  • (Online) language assessment inclusive education
  • Multilingualism and intercultural communication
  • English language curriculum development and evaluation
  • Disability & inclusive education (in context of conflict and crises)
  • Early Childhood Education (ECE)

International academic projects 

Dr Al-Masri has been been working as a local and international consultant, principal investigator and co-investigator on more than 20 international academic projects conducted in partnership with the Islamic University of Gaza (IUG). Here are some of the ongoing and recent projects:

  1.  A Capability Approach Analysis of the Islamic University of Gaza’s Response to the Siege as a Disaster: A Model Response for Future Directions for Education in the Context of Crises. Institute of Education – Faculty of Education and Society – University College London. 2023.
  2. DisabledVoicesfromGaza narrative methodologies with media and information literacy (MIL) in partnership with Action on Armed Violence and Birmingham university, UK. 2022- 2023
  3. Disability under siege, in parnertnership with Birmingham University, UK and other unievrsities.
  4. Culture for Sustainable & Inclusive Peace (CUSP), in parnertnership with Glasgow University, UK.
  5. Welcoming Languages: Including a Refugee Language in Scottish Education, in parnertnership with University of Glasgow, UK. 2022
  6. Developing the Teacher Education in Pedagogy for Early Childhood Education & Early Elementary School in Palestine & Norway University of Southeast Norway.
  7. Online Training of Trainers: Initiative to Develop Pedagogical Practices in Palestinian Higher EducationUniversity of Tampere, Finland.