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language educator

Hashan Al-Ajmi, Kuwaiti language educator. Achievements include design of English-Arabic parallel corpus on Civil Defense-Rom. Grantee, Kuwait Foundation Advancement of Science, 2001. Member of Aialex (associate; regional representative 2001-2007).

Background

Al-Ajmi, Hashan was born on August 15, 1963 in Kuwait City, Kuwait. Son of Abdul-Mohsen Hashan Al-Ajmi and Joza Rasheed Al-Subai'e.

Education

Bachelor in English Language and Literature, Kuwait University, 1985. Master of Arts in Applied Linguistics, Indiana University, Bloomington, 1988. Doctor of Philosophy in Lexicography, Leeds University, England, 1992.

Career

Censor Ministry of Information, Kuwait, 1985—1986. Assistant professor Kuwait University, since 1992. Advisor Kuwait National Assembly, 1993—1996, Amiri Diwan, 1997—1998.

International editor and reviewer Oxford University Press, since 2002. Freelance translator and lexicographer, since 1992. Liason officer British Army, 1991, Operation Desert Storm.

Achievements

  • Achievements include design of English-Arabic parallel corpus on Civil Defense-Rom.

Membership

Member of Aialex (associate. Regional representative 2001-2007).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Travel, chess, golf.

Connections

Married Namsha Rashed Al-Hashar, October 2, 1993. Children: Nawaf Hashan, Nora Hashan, Yousef Hashan, Sarah Hashan, Dana Hashan, Aljazi Hashan.

father:
Abdul-Mohsen Hashan Al-Ajmi

mother:
Joza Rasheed Al-Subai'e

spouse:
Namsha Rashed Al-Hashar

child:
Nawaf Hashan Al-Ajmi

child:
Nora Hashan Al-Ajmi

child:
Yousef Hashan Al-Ajmi

child:
Sarah Hashan Al-Ajmi

child:
Dana Hashan Al-Ajmi

child:
Aljazi Hashan Al-Ajmi