Amal Essak

Amal Essak

Part Time Faculty

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Amal Essak

Research interest(s)/area of expertise

  •  Dr. Essak's research interests include: Theories of applied linguistics and adults' (college students) second language acquisition. Theories, regulations, and process of academic resettlement. Resettlement and academic achievement among college students in the host country.


 Refugee College Students Acquiring Academic Literacy: An Exploration of How Their Views of Academic Literacy Impact The Process


  • Ph.D., Curriculum and Instruction/Applied Linguistics, Wayne State University
  • Master of Arts in Teaching, Wayne State University
  • Certified Secondary Business Education/K-12 ESL and Bilingual Teacher

Courses taught

 ARB 1010, Elementary Arabic I

ARB 1020, Elementary Arabic II

ARB 2010, Intermediate Arabic I

ED 5998, Field Studies