2024 M.Sc. International Development, University of Edinburgh
2005 M.A. Teaching of English as a Foreign Language, University of Reading
1997 B.Ed. Teaching of English as a Second Language, Concordia University


Parminder joined the General Education program at the College of Interdisciplinary Studies in January 2024. She currently enjoys teaching Critique and Communication. Over the last 26 years, she has held various teaching and administrative roles in the UAE, Canada, and Japan. As a life-long learner with a wide range of creative and interdisciplinary pursuits, Parminder is currently interested in sustainability education and community development.


Dubai Academic City, D-L2-038


(04) 402 1616

Teaching Areas

Academic Writing, English for Academic Purposes, Intercultural Communication, Sustainability and Development Studies