Personal Resume

Prof. Dr. Abdulrahman Bin Awadh Al-Asmari

Vice-President for Academic Affairs & Development


  • Masters and PhD degrees in Applied Linguistics (CALL), The University of Melbourne, Australia.

  • BA (HONS.) and Ed. Diploma English Language, Umm Al-Qura University.

  • A number of Diplomas and training courses in Languages, technologies, counselling, and leadership.

  • Held a number of positions, including English Language Center Director, Preparatory Year Dean, and College of Arts Dean.

  • Chair and a member of various committees inside and outside the university.

  • Founded the English Language Center and the Preparatory Year Deanship and contributed to the development and implementation of several academic and community service programs.

  • Led and signed a number of international and regional collaboration agreements with the University.

  • Published more than 30 research papers in international refereed journals.