Associate Professor

PhD in language and Syntax: Yarmouk University. Jordan.

MA in Teaching Arabic to Foreign Students: University of Jordan.

BA of Arabic Language and Literature, Mu’tah University, Jordan.


Dr. Loay Badran, Associate Professor in Linguistics.

1. Associate Professor, Zayed university, Dubai, from 2016 until now.

2. Assistant Professor at the College of William and Mary 2 years, Virginia, USA.

3. Assistant Professor, University of Nizwa, 1 year. Sultanate of Oman.

4. Lecturer at the University of Jordan 4 years, Jordan.

5. Lecturer at Mills College, California 3 years summer program, USA.

Research interests:

1. Teaching Arabic as a second language.

2. Women in the structure of the rules of Arabic grammatical thinking.

3. Linguistic policy in the Arab world.

4. Translation from English to Arabic.


Dubai Academic City, F-L2-038


+971 4 402 1912

Teaching Areas


Research and Professional Activities

1. Planning language policy in the Arab World: Education and media paradigms. Dirasat: Human and Social Sciences - The University of Jordan 2021.

2. Women's Adjectives and its Signification in the Morphological Structure: Forms of Fa'il & Fa'uul, In Arabic poetry as examples, Journal of Arts & Social Sciences, Sultan Qaboos University, 2021.

3. Language between intolerance and tolerance in the light of global language policies, ALAMELFIKR, Kuwait 2022.

4. The Effect of Bilingualism on the Use of Native Languages, Journal of Ibn Rushd University, Netherlands, 2022.

5. The impact of culture on language and thought, Tishreen University Journal, 2023.

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