Hana Dawud joined the College of Education at American University in the Emirates in Fall 2019. Prior to this, she taught English for Academic Purposes at Canadian University Dubai and Abu Dhabi Vocational Education and Training Institute. In addition to her international experience, she taught English as a Second Language at Maricopa Community Colleges in Arizona, USA.
Hana earned both her M.A. in English Studies with an emphasis in Teaching English as a Second Language and her B.S. in Early Childhood Education at Northern Arizona University, USA.
Her current research focuses on academic impediments for ESL students and has been a member of TESOL International Association and National Council of Teachers of English since 2015.
While growing up in California, Hana acquired her love for spending time outdoors and experiencing new destinations.