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Ahmed Alnasser

PhD student


  • Second Language Writing
  • Second Language Acquisition


  • M.A. in TESOL, Indiana University of Pennsylvania, Indiana, PA, 2015
  • B.A. in English with Second class honor, King Saud University, Saudi Arabia, 2009
  • Associate in English language, Imam University, Saudi Arabia, 2004

Professional Service

  • Lecturer, Majmaah University
  • Teaching Assistant, Majmaah University
  • Interpreter/translator, Saudi National Guard
  • English instructor, High school
  • English instructor, American Language Institute, Indiana University of Pennsylvania

Awards, Honors & Grants

  • Scholarship from Saudi government for pursuing PhD degree 2019-present
  • Scholarship from Saudi government for pursing MA degree 2012-2015

Conference Presentations

  • Academic Writing Challenges Faced by EFL Students. University of Tennessee. Knoxville, TN, 2019.
  • Students’ Extracurricular Writing as it Relates to Genre and FYC. University of Tennessee. Knoxville, TN, 2019.
  • EFL Saudi Students’ Attitudes towards Different Types of Writing. Three Rivers TESOL Conference – Chatham University. Pittsburgh, PA, 2015.
  • Effects of Topic Familiarity on ESL Arab Students’ Writing TOEFL Scores. Graduate Scholars Forum – Indiana University of Pennsylvania. Indiana, PA, 2014.

Contact Information

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