To the Profession

External Review

  • Site Reviewer, Commission on English Language Accreditation (CEA) (2017-present)


  • PSLLT 2019 Conference Proceedings Committee (2019-2020)

Peer review

  • Manuscript reviewer
    • Applied Linguistics (APPLING)
    • Journal of English for Academic Purposes (JEAP)
    • Multilingua: Journal of Cross-Cultural and Interlanguage Communication (MULTI)
    • Studies in Second Language Acquisition (SSLA)
    • PSLLT Conference Proceedings
  • Conference abstract reviewer
    • TESOL Doctoral Forum (2019-present)
    • Graduate Students Association of Applied Linguistics (GSAAL) Conference, NAU (2021)
    • TESOL International Convention – Listening, Speaking, & Pronunciation strand (2022-present)

Conference organizing committees

  • Pronunciation in Second Language Learning and Teaching (PSLLT) 2019, Flagstaff, AZ, USA (2018-2019)
  • “Achieving Excellence in English-Language Teaching,” American University of Iraq, Sulaimani, Iraq (2013)

To the American University of Iraq, Sulaimani

University committees

  • Chair, Academic Preparatory Program (APP) Curriculum Committee (AY 2014-2015, AY 2015-2016, AY 2016-2017)
  • Member, Academic Calendar Committee (AY 2016-2017)
  • Member, Student Achievement Committee (AY 2015-2016, AY 2016-2017)
  • Member, Academic Awards Committee (AY 2015-2016)
  • Member, APP Policy Review Committee (AY 2014-2015)

To the English Department, Northern Arizona University

  • President, NAU Graduate Student Association of Applied Linguistics (GSAAL) (AY 2019-2020)
  • Secretary, NAU Graduate Student Association of Applied Linguistics (GSAAL) (AY 2018-2019)
  • Panelist, Graduate Teaching Assistantship Orientation, Q&A with current students (2018, August)
  • Guest speaker, Teaching English Abroad Fair, presentation on teaching in Iraq (2017, 2018, 2019)

To the Community

  • Volunteer judge, Odyssey of the Mind, Flagstaff, AZ, USA (2018, January – March)