Dr Saman Jamshidifard

  • University TeacherSaman

    Email:  s.jamshidifard@brookes.ac.uk

    BA (Translation Studies), Azad University, Iran
    MA (Applied Linguistics for Language Teaching), Southampton
    PhD (English Language Teaching Policy and Language Planning), Southampton
    TEFL-Q (British Council) TESOL Cert (Trinity)

  • Present positions: University Teacher at Oxford Brookes, Inspector for Independent Schools Inspectorate.

    Past positions: Interpreting and translation roles across the public sectors in Hampshire, Language analyst for British Gas and Tier 4 inspector for British Accreditation Council. Key Stage 3 Supply Teacher across Oxfordshire. 

    EAP teaching mainly on Research and Project modules. Module Leader for Academic Writing 1.
    Language Policy and Language Planning, Language and inequality, Language and Power
    Jamshidifard, S, (2010) English Language Policy and Planning in Iran. VDM Verlag.
    Jamshidifard, S, (2011) Iran and Global Scientific Exchange: the case of English,
    Iran and Global Scientific Exchange, Wales, UK
    Jamshidifard, S, (2006) English as an Imperial Language, Sociolinguistics Symposium 16, University of Limerick Ireland.
    Jamshidifard, S, (2006) State of play versus actual needs and wants,
    IATEFL Harrogate International Conference Centre
    Jamshidifard, S, (2006) English as an Islamic Language, TELLSI 06, University of Kermanshah, Iran.

    TELLSI (Iran), BAAL & Sociolinguistics Symposium (UK and Ireland)
    Persian, English