- Director of quality assurance -

Baghdad University, Baghdad/ Iraq.

PhD Degree.


Salahaddin University, Erbil/ Iraq.

MA degree.


Sulaymaniyah University, Sulaymaniyah/ Iraq. 

Bachelor degree. 

Here you can access my CV > [ My Curriculum Vitae (CV) ]

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Education Background :

Newcastle University, UK.

PhD in linguistics at School of English Literature, 2011-2015.


Salahaddin University, Erbil/ Iraq.

MA degree in English Languages and Linguistics at College of Languages, 2006-2008.


Salahaddin University, Erbil/ Iraq. 

Bachelor degree in English language at College of Education for Humanities, 2002-2006.


Diploma in English language at Teachers Training Institute, Erbil/ Iraq , 1995-2002.

Interests :
My Teaching philosophy is :

Click here to access Question Bank, Course Materials and Lecture Notes > ( myIshik Page )

All Years

My Publications

  • Abstract Published In Conference Abstract Book
    • Arabic spatial Ps: new perspectives
      2013 - 2014
  • Paper Published In International Indexed Journals
    • Motion events: syntactic-semantic mapping
      2015 - 2016

      American International Journal of Contemporary Research 

  • Paper Published In International Indexed Journals And Presenting Same Paper In International Conference
    • The polysemy of Khilal: a cognitive approach
      2017 - 2018

      International Journal of English Linguistics 

    • The Kurdish adpositional system: new perspectives
      2016 - 2017

      Cognitive Semantics 

    • The syntax and semantics of Arabic spatial Ps’
      2013 - 2014

      Newcastle and Northumbria Working Papers in Linguistics 

  • Published Books
    • Space and Events: Spatial PPs and Motion VPs
      2015 - 2016

      Cambridge Scholars Publishing

  • Published Scientific Subject At A Newspaper
    • Is language still a mystery?
      2016 - 2017

      Smart Magazine, University of Human Development

    • National ranking encourages development of quality.
      2015 - 2016

      University World News 

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