Jessica Allred
Jessica Allred Lecturer
Bio
Education
Technical Areas
Research Interests
Bio

Lecturer, Preparatory Program

Jessica 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
Technical Areas

Allred is interested in improving students English in order help them be successful in their undergraduate courses and careers. This is accomplished through an emphasis on vocabulary, reading and critical thinking.

Research Interests
  • Pedagogical Approaches to increase production of language learned