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educator , linguist

Nasser Muhammad Alqannoor, Kuwaiti linguist, educator. Board directors Kuwait University Faculty Association, 1992-1994; active human rights group, 1992; member Group of 45 Rise for Constitution, Kuwait, 1989-1990. Member Linguistic Society of America, Chronicle of Higher Education.

Background

Alqannoor, Nasser Muhammad was born on October 15, 1947 in Kuwait, Shamiyah, Kuwait. Son of Muhammad Nasser AlQannoor and Rifa Ghareeb AlRasheedi.

Education

Bachelor, Kuwait University, 1974. H.Dip., Moray House College, Edinburgh, Scotland, 1976. Master of Arts, University College Dublin, Ireland, 1980.

Doctor of Philosophy, University London, 1983.

Career

English language teacher Kuwait University, 1974-1981, chairman department, 1984-1986, professor, since 1983. Lecturer, examiner Ministry of Education, Kuwait, 1989. Consultant Arab Bureau Education, 1992.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor curriculum materials: English for Emirates, 1992, Our World Through English, 1992, English for Saudi Arabia, 1992. Contributor articles to professional journals, a book.

Membership

Board directors Kuwait University Faculty Association, 1992-1994. Active human rights group, 1992. Member Group of 45 Rise for Constitution, Kuwait, 1989-1990.

Member Linguistic Society of America, Chronicle of Higher Education.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Camping, travel.

Connections

Married Sarah Mubarak AlQannoor. Children: Amal, Huda, Muhammad, Fatimah, Omar, Aminah, Faysal.

father:
Muhammad Nasser AlQannoor

mother:
Rifa Ghareeb AlRasheedi

spouse:
Sarah Mubarak AlQannoor

child:
Amal Alqannoor

child:
Huda Alqannoor

child:
Muhammad Alqannoor

child:
Fatimah Alqannoor

child:
Omar Alqannoor

child:
Aminah Alqannoor

child:
Faysal Alqannoor