Jamal Hassan Abu Attiyeh, Ph.D

Assistant Professor

Al Ain Campus

jamal.abuattiyeh@aau.ac.ae

Education

Miami University

Research Interests

My disciplines and areas of professional expertise include: 

 

Administration of Special Education

Diversity and Inclusion

Education

Education Administration and Leadership

Middle School Special Education

Special Education

ESL/TEFL

 

Selected Publications

N/A

Professional Experience

2018-2019: Assistant Professor within the department of Humanities and Social Sciences, Al-Ain University of Science and Technology- Al-Ain, UAE

 

Spring 2014: Co-teach EDL 647: Curriculum and Cultural Studies, Miami University - Oxford, OH

 

Fall 2013: Co-teach EDL 621: Foundations of Multiculturalism and Diversity Education, Miami University - Oxford, OH

 

2012-2013: Full-Time Substitute Teacher, Southwest Ohio Council of Governments

                       

2010-2011: Arabic Tutor, Rinella Learning Center, Miami University - Oxford, OH

 

2009-2010: EDL 204: Taught Sociocultural Studies in Education (Spring), Miami University

 

2008-2010: Graduate Research Assistant within the department of Educational Leadership, Miami University, - Oxford Ohio

 

2005-2007: International Academy of Cincinnati, West Chester, Ohio

  • Arabic Language Teacher. Supervised other Arabic teachers.
  • Initiated new curriculum for the language, religion and culture programs
  • Directed language, religions and cultural studies for Grades 1-8.

                   

2002-2005:Cincinnati Public Schools, Worked as a full-time substitute teacher grades 1-8, taught Arabic language for 1 semester

 

1998-2001:Latin Patriarchate Schools, West Bank, 

  • Set up special education classes in private school system    
  • Worked as a supervisor for special education teachers in the schools 
  •  Taught special education classes in Arabic and Math
  • Trained classroom teachers in special education training program

1992-1998: Mercy Corps International, Portland Oregon-Jerusalem Office

  • Designed the first model program in special education in Palestine
  • Directed the setup of the special education classrooms in United Nations and private schools
  • Supervising and trained teachers
  • Taught a 9-month course in special education for 18 teachers from United Nations schools 
  • Taught Arabic and Math in some classes for special education
  • Arranged for visiting professors from the States to do training for teachers

 

1991-1992: South Carolina Youth Advocate Program, Charleston, South Carolina

  • Worked with multi-dysfunctional youth.

 

1986-1988:Yamoun High School, West Bank,Teacher of English as a Second Language (ESL)

 

Teaching Courses

Spring 2014: Co-teach EDL 647: Curriculum and Cultural Studies

Miami University - Oxford, OH

 

Fall 2013: Co-teach EDL 621: Foundations of Multiculturalism and Diversity Education

Miami University - Oxford, OH

 

2009-2010: EDL 204: Taught Sociocultural Studies in Education (Spring), Miami University

 

2018-2019: Assistant Professor within the department of Humanities and Social Sciences at Al-Ain University of Science and Technology, Courses taught:

  • School Curriculum and UAE Curriculum

  • Methods of Teaching IT

  • Learning Difficulties

  • Thinking Skills
  • Introduction to Psychology

 

Memberships

American Association of Teachers of Arabic

International Journal of Special Education

Chronicle of Higher Education

National Council on US-Arab Relations