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Linguistics educator , university administrator

Shahir Ata El-Hassan, Jordanian linguistics educator, university administrator. Recipient scholarship British Council and Ministry Education, Leeds University, 1960-1964, training courses United States Aid, AUB and AUC, 1965, 66, 67, 69, 70; named senior research fellow Leeds University Social Research Council, 1975-1978. Volunteer Irbid Comty., since 1964.

Background

El-Hassan, Shahir Ata was born on November 11, 1936 in Deir Abu Said, Irbid, Jordan. Son of Ata Abd-Al-Rahman and Fatima Mohd (Saleh) El-H.

Education

Bachelor with honours, Leeds University, England, 1963. Postgraduate certified in Education, Leeds University, 1964. Master of Philosophy, Leeds University, 1969.

Doctor of Philosophy, Leeds University, 1978.

Career

Teacher English Ministry Education, Huwara, Jordan, 1964-1967, English language supervisor Amman, Jordan, 1969-1970, director TTC Huwara, Jordan, 1970-1972, Amman, 1978-1979. Director English language department Yarmouk University, Irbid, Jordan, 1979-1982, dean faculty of arts, 1986-1989. Vice president Mu'tah University, Karak, Jordan, since 1992.

Visiting scholar United States American Cultural Center, 1984. Member England Language Team, Amman, 1986-1991. Member Ministry of Culture Committee, Amman, 1990-1992.

Member certified evaluation committee Ministry of Higher Education, Jordan, since 1991.

Membership

Volunteer Irbid Comty., since 1964.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Classical music, reading, climbing.

Connections

Married Hajar Modh Al-Rashdan, August 20, 1948. Children: Ammar, Hasan, Bashar, Hazim, Mohd, Rula, Iman, Manal.

father:
Ata Abd-Al-Rahman El-H.

mother:
Fatima Mohd (Saleh) El-H.

spouse:
Hajar Modh Al-Rashdan

child:
Ammar El-Hassan

child:
Hasan El-Hassan

child:
Bashar El-Hassan

child:
Hazim El-Hassan

child:
Mohd El-Hassan

child:
Rula El-Hassan

child:
Iman El-Hassan

child:
Manal El-Hassan