Dr Farah Akbar
Deputy Head of Institute for Language Education (ILE) / Lecturer in Language Education
I joined the Language Education team in January 2015. Previously, I taught at University of Southampton after having completed my PhD in Linguistics from University of Essex. My research interests are in the areas of language learning and teaching, assessment literacy, evaluation and design of instructional materials and community building at higher institution. I am also passionate about issues on race equality, diversity and inclusion.
Language and the Learner
Evaluation and Design of TESOL Materials
Investigating Individual Learner Differences
Open to PhD supervision enquiries?
Current PhD students supervised
Past PhD students supervised
PGR-PGT Community Project
Current project grants
Student Experience Grant