Dr. Elrashid Abbas holds a PhD in Education (Curriculum & Methods of Teaching Arabic Language) from Omdurman Islamic University, Sudan. He is a specialist academic of Arabic Language and Culture. Previously, he worked at the Religious Teachers’ University College, Brunei Darussalam for several years.
Dr. Abbas was awarded the Sultan Brunei Medal for Excellence in Service in 2009 in recognition of my service to education. His research focuses on developing modern methods of Arabic teaching and learning for both native and non-native learners. He uses a research-lead innovative teaching and learning methods.
Research interests lie in the areas of applied linguistics and design of Arabic Curriculum for non- native speakers. His research work focuses on modern methods of teaching and learning, and the Arabic cultural influence on creative writing.