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Graduate Part Time Instructor – Arabic Language – Texas Tech University
Dr. Toumi has a doctorate degree in Media Studies from the University of Texas at Austin, a Master’s degree in Applied Linguistics from Texas Tech University, and a Bachelor’s degree in Journalism from The Institute of Press and Information Sciences in Tunisia. She has a long experience teaching Arabic and French in addition to media courses at Texas Tech University and the University of Texas at Austin. She has conducted several research studies focusing on teaching standard vs. colloquial Arabic, media literacy, the digital divide, and acculturation and identity. She is passionate about media, technologies, education and languages. She is fluent in Arabic, French and English and is currently working on mastering the Spanish language.