Abeer Refky , Ph.D.

Professor

Biography
Education
Affiliation
Honours & Awards
Field Of Interest
Academic Experience
Work Experience
Community Service
Publications
Teaching
Courses
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Biography

  • Dr. Abeer M. Refky M. Seddeek is currently the Dean of the Institute for Language Studies, Arab Academy for Science, Technology and Maritime Transport. Her job responsibilities entail devising, supervising, and approving ESP programmes at the various colleges, institutes and departments at AASTMT. She is also the director of the Postgraduate Programmes in Applied Linguistics, a joint programme with Alexandria University approved by the Supreme Council of Egyptian Universities. She is particularly interested in English, American and Irish literature as well as Translation. She has a teaching experience of 21 years teaching a variety of courses in English

Courses Added

Courses Added
CourseAcademic yearTerm

ALH192 - English for Business (1)

2010 Fall View All Content
- Lectures Notes - Exams - Course Outline - Problem Sets - tutorials - Lab Material

LCI112 - Introduction to Literary Texts

2012 / 2013 / 2014 Fall View All Content
- Lectures Notes - Exams - Course Outline - Problem Sets - tutorials - Lab Material

LCP123 - Poetry 1

2012 Spring View All Content
- Lectures Notes - Exams - Course Outline - Problem Sets - tutorials - Lab Material

LH 131 - English for Special Purposes 1

2004 /2005/2006 Fall View All Content
- Lectures Notes - Exams - Course Outline - Problem Sets - tutorials - Lab Material

LH132 - ESP 2

2006 Fall View All Content
- Lectures Notes - Exams - Course Outline - Problem Sets - tutorials - Lab Material

LH231 - Technical Report Writing

2004/2005/2006/2007/2008/2009/2010 Fall View All Content
- Lectures Notes - Exams - Course Outline - Problem Sets - tutorials - Lab Material

MD313 - Reporting and writing for the media

2010 Fall View All Content
- Lectures Notes - Exams - Course Outline - Problem Sets - tutorials - Lab Material
Fall - 2015
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Monday 12am 1pm

Academic Experience

  • Associate Professor in English Language and Literature, Sep 1993 - up till now
    Courses in: English Poetry, Novel, Drama and Criticism.
    English Grammar, Conversation, Essay Writing, English for Engineering, Business, Logistics, Fisheries, Computing, Maritime Industry, Marine Engineering and upgrading studies. Preparation courses for international exams. Writing and Reporting for the Media. ًWritten Translation, Legal Translation and Subtitling
    Institute for Language Studies-AASTMT

Work Experience

  • Dean, Institute for Language Studies, Feb 2013 - up till now
    Institute for Langauge Studies
    Arab Academy for Science, Technology and Maritime Transport
    Designing, supervising and approving of ESP programmes at the various colleges of the Arab Academy - manager of Post Graduate Studies in Applied Linguistics Programmes in collaboration with Alexandria University - Supervisor of Cambridge ESOL Authori
  • Assistant Dean, Dec 2011 - Jul 2012
    Institute for Language Studies (ILS)
    Arab Academy for Science and Technology & Maritime Technology
    Institute for Language Studies (ILS) Assistant Dean – AASTMT.
  • Acting Dean , Dec 2011 - Jun 2012
    Institute for Language Studies (ILS)
    Arab Academy for Science and Technology & Maritime Technology
    • Institute for Language Studies (ILS) Acting Dean – AASTMT.
  • Public Courses Supervisor, Jun 2009 - Jun 2012
    Institute for Language Studies (ILS)
    Arab Academy for Science and Technology & Maritime Technology
    • ESP Public courses / International Exams Preparation Courses /Port Training Institute English Courses / Alumni Union English Courses Supervisor
  • Head of Translation and Editing Division , Sep 2007 - Jun 2012
    Institute for Language Studies (ILS)
    Arab Academy for Science and Technology & Maritime Technology
    • Head of Translation and Editing Division
  • ESP Supervisor, Coordinator, Course Designer & Material Developer , Sep 2005 - Dec 2011
    Institute for Language Studies (ILS)
    Arab Academy for Science and Technology & Maritime Technology
    * ESP Supervisor, Coordinator, Course Designer & Material Developer
  • Lecturer of English Literature , Dec 2003 - Dec 2006
    Dept. of English
    Ain Shams University
    • Lecturer of English Literature – Dept. of English – Faculty of Al-Alsun.
  • Assistant Lecturer , Dec 1998 - Dec 2003
    Dept. of English
    Ain Shams University
    • Assistant Lecturer – Dept. of English – Faculty of Al-Alsun
  • Demonstrator, Mar 1994 - Dec 1998
    Dept. of English
    Ain Shams University
    • Demonstrator – Dept. of English – Faculty of Al-Alsun – Ain Shams University – March 1994 – 1998.

Education

  • Associate Professor in English language and Literature, Arab Academy for Science, Technology and Maritime Transport, Oct 2015
  • PhD. in English Language and Literature - Major: Poetry in English Language & Literature - Major: Poetry, Faculty of Al- Alsun - Ain Shams University, Dec 2003
  • MA. in English Language and Literature - Major: Poetry in English Language & Literature - Major: Poetry, Faculty of Al- Alsun - Ain Shams University, Dec 1998
  • BA. in English Language in English Language & Literature, Faculty of Al- Alsun - Ain Shams University, May 1993

List of Publications

    • Abeer Refky Seddeek, "Imagination and Memory in James Fenton's War Poetry" , Ain Shams University - Faculty of Al-Alsun (2013) .
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    • Abeer Refky Seddeek, "Gender and Power in the Poetry of Susan Howe" , Ain Shams University - Faculty of Women (2013) .
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    • Kljuven, P., "International Maritime Dictionary" , International Maritime Dictionary (2011) .
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    • Abeer Refky Seddeek, "Impact of the Context of the City on the Genesis of Allen Ginsberg's Poetry" , Fekr wa Ibdaa (2011) .
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    • • Hozayen, G., Seddeek, A., & Ghoneim, M., "“Developing Teaching Materials for Second Assistant Engineers”" , IMEC 22 Proceedings (2010) .
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    • Seddeek, A., "Cubism and Surrealism in the Poetry of William Carlos Williams and Wallace Stevens." , 2003, Ain Shams University (2003) .
           
           
    • Seddeek, A., "Myth in the Poetry of Edwin Muir" , Ain Shams University (1998) .
           
           

Affiliation

  • TESOL Arabia

Teaching

  • Technical Report Writing (LH231)
    Technical Report Writing (LH231T)
    ESPII (LH132)
    ESPII (LH132T)
    ESPI (LH131)
    ESPI (LH131T)
    ESPI (LI181)
    Reporting and Writing for the Media (MD313)
    Classroom Management
    Institutional TOEFL
    Introduction to Literary Texts (LCI 112)
    Poetry I (LCP 123)

Fields of Interest

  • Comparative Literature
  • Classroom Management
  • Arabic Poetry
  • English Literature
  • Legal Translation
  • Reporting and Writing for the Media
  • Marititme English
  • Simiotics
  • Editing and Translation
  • Poetry (British - American - Irish - Scottish - Carribean - Austarlian - Canadian)
  • Testing and Evaluation
  • Subtitling
  • Academic Research Writing
  • Cinema Studies
  • Course Design and Material Development
  • Cultural Studies
  • Technical Report Writing

Honours & Awards

  • BA in English Literature (Very Good Honours) - MA in English Literature (First Grade of Honour) - PhD in English Literature (First Grade of Honour)
    First over 1993 class (Honours) (English Department - Faculty of Al-Alsun)/ MA in 1998(First Grade of Honour)/ PhD in 2003(First Grade of Honour)

Community Service

  • Concluding an agreement with Alexandria University to offer joint post graduate degrees in the field of Applied Linguistics.
    Concluding an agreement with Alexandria University to offer preparation courses for the IELTS international exam in addition to all other courses in General English English for Specific Purposes
  • Concluding an agreement with IDP IELTS Australia to conduct IELTS international exam at AAST campuses in Feb 2013.The Institute for Language Studies in Alexandria is now an accredited testing centre across Egypt
    Concluding an agreement with Cambridge ESOL to conduct Cambridge international exams along with preparation courses at the Arab Academy in May 2013. The Institute for Language Studies is now an Authorised Testing Centre for Cambridge Esol exams in Egypt.
  • Head of Translation and Editing Division
    Translating all types of documents and research papers for the public as well as the Arab Academy for Science & Technology staff members
  • Offering English Language Teacher's Training Certificate (ELTTC) to qualify English teachers in the Alexandrian society
  • Supervising, coordinating and Teaching public courses to serve the Alexandrian society in addition to translation and editing services to scholars all over Egypt and some of the Arab countries
    ُGeneral English courses ESP courses (Oil and gas/Law/Engineering/Business/Maritime/Tourism/Marine Engineering/Logistics Preparation for International exams courses Translation courses Technical Report Writing Academic Writing
  • Supervisor of ESP Public Courses / International Exams Preparation Courses / Port Training Institute English Language Courses / Alumni Union English Courses
    Developing material for the mentioned courses, choosing the suitable staff members to teach, cooridinating training schedules and corresponding with concerned authorities
  • Teachign "Classroom Management" Module offered as part of the Language Teacher's Trainign Certificate (LTTC) offered by the Graduate Programmes in Linguistic and Translation Studies (GPLTS)
    Developing the academic material for the "Classroom Management" module to fulfill the needs of all language teachers

Others

  • Reading, walking, listening to music, and community services activities

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