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Dr. Abeer Abdel Raouf Fahim
Assistant Professor
Ph.D., in English Literature, 2012



BA in English Language and Literature, American University of Sharjah, 2005
MA in English Literary Studies, Durham University, Durham, UK, 2006
PhD in English Literature (Postmodern American Literature), Durham, UK, 2012


Short Bio

Dr. Abeer Abdel Raouf Fahim joined Abu Dhabi Polytechnic in January 2020 as an Assistant Professor of English. She was awarded her PhD from Durham University, England in the summer of 2012. Dr. Fahim’s graduate research was focused on phenomenology and technology in postmodern American literature. Dr. Fahim worked as an Assistant Professor of English Literature in the English Language and Literature Department at the American University of Sharjah from 2012 to 2017. In the summer of 2017, she was a Visiting Scholar at St. John’s College, Oxford University. During her time at Oxford, she worked on her research project on narrative medicine and postmodern American fiction. She has also presented papers on the intersection of medicine and literature at many conferences around the world. Some of the conference venues include Oxford University, Harvard University, Dartmouth College, and Durham University. She has also published her work on phenomenology in postmodern literature.