Dr. Jessica Midraj
Dr. Jessica Midraj Assistant Professor
Bio
Education
Teaching Areas
Research Interests
Bio

Assistant Professor, Department of English

Dr. Jessica Midraj’s professional experience includes being a curriculum designer, assessment and curriculum supervisor, materials writer, mentor, teacher-trainer, consultant, and researcher. At Khalifa University, she has taught linguistics along with professional communication and writing courses, served on various department and university committees, and contributed to research projects.

Education
  • PhD, Curriculum and Instruction-English
  • MA, English (English Teaching)
  • MEd, Curriculum and Instruction
  • BA, Social Studies Education
Teaching Areas
  • English Communication
  • Introduction to Linguistics
  • English Composition
  • Technical and Scientific Writing
  • Cognitive Academic Language Learning
  • Language Teaching Methods
Research Interests
  • Language in STEM education
  • Task and project-based learning
  • Teacher and student self-efficacy
  • Academic language learning instruction and assessment
  • Bilingual education