Jessica Allred
Jessica Allred Lecturer

Contact Information
jessica.allred@ku.ac.ae +971 2 312 3902

Biography

Lecturer, Preparatory Program

Jessica Allred joined Khalifa University following the merger with The Petroleum Institute, where she had worked for three years. She moved to Abu Dhabi in 2014 after working at Princess Noura University in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia for two years. Jessica's experience teaching English has included teaching at a Middle School in New York City, in various schools throughout China teaching students of all ages, tutoring business executives in Texas and teaching basic English to refugees who had just arrived to the United States. She loves working with students and seeing their English comprehension and production improve.


Education
  • BA, Communications
  • MS, TESOL

Teaching
  • Vocabulary
  • Reading
  • Critical Thinking


Research
Research Interests
  • Pedagogical approaches to increase production of language learned