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Prof. TURKI S. ALTHUBAITI

VICE-PRESIDENT FOR PLANNING, DEVELOPMENT, AND COMMUNITY SERVICE – TAIF UNIVERSITY

ACTING VICE-PRESIDENT – TAIF UNIVERSITY

PROFESSOR, DEPARTMENT OF FOREIGN LANGUAGES, COLLEGE OF ARTS, TAIF UNIVERSITY


Education

University of Essex, United kingdom, PhD

2003-2007

PhD in English Literature

university of Essex, United kingdom, ma

2002-2003

MA in English Literature

Umm Al Qura university, Saudi Arabia, BA

1996-2000

BA in English Language


Work Experience

Taif university, Taif, Saudi Arabia

Nov. 2017 – present

Acting Vice-President for Administrative and Financial Affairs

Oct. 2016 – present

Vice-President for Planning, Development, and Community Service

July 2016 – present

Consultant to the President of Taif University

Nov. 2015 – present

Chairman of the Editorial Board, Taif University Journal for Humanities

Aug. 2015 – present

Professor of English Literature, Department of Foreign Languages, College of Arts

Jan. 2014 – Oct. 2016

Dean, College of Community Service and Continuing Education

mar. 2012 – Apr. 2014

General Secretary, University Academic Council

Dec. 2011 – Aug. 2015

Associate Professor, Department of Foreign Languages, College of Arts

Jan. 2009 – mar. 2014

Chairman, Department of Foreign Languages, College of Arts

Feb. 2008 – Dec. 2011

Assistant Professor, Department of Foreign Languages, College of Arts

Umm Al Qura university, Taif, Saudi Arabia

Aug. 2002 – jun. 2008

Teaching Assistant, Department of Foreign Languages


Committee Service

Taif university, Taif, Saudi Arabia

may. 2016 – present

Chairman, TU Committee for the National Transformation Program

Feb. 2015 – present

Member, Permanent Committee for the Joint Supervision Program for Postgraduate Students

Dec 2014 – present

Chairman, TU Self-Financing Committee

Dec. 2013 – present

Member, TU Investment Permanent Committee

mar. 2012 – Apr. 2014

Chairman, TU Permanent Committee for Research Excellence and Publishing Quality

Aug. 2010 – Jul. 2014

Chairman, Quality and Academic Accreditation Committee, College of Arts

Aug. 2010 – Jul. 2015

Vice-Chairman, TU Translation Permanent Committee

2008, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2016

Member, Cultural Committee of Souq Okaz Festival

Aug. 2010 – Jul. 2013

Chairman, Research Excellence Committee, Department of Foreign Languages, College of Arts


Conferences

2013

“Translation, a Cultural Dialogue” Paper presented at the Conference on: “Building Cultural Bridges through Translation”

2013

“Taif University Experience in Hiring Faculty Members” Paper presented at the Fourth Annual Meeting of Saudi Universities’ Vice-Chairmen of Academic Affairs


Workshop Facilitation

2015

“The Art of Dealing with Others” Training Workshop Presented to the Taif Governorate Police Force

2014

“Body Language” Training Workshop Presented to the Taif Governorate Police Force

2013

“Professional Development of English Language Teachers” Training Workshop Presented to English Language Teachers in the Governorate of Taif

2012

“TOEFL Preparation Workshop” Workshop Presented to the Students of the College of Community Service and Continuing Education, Taif University

2011

“Online Course Development” Workshop Presented to the Taif University Faculty


Workshop Participation

2016

“Academic Leadership and Management” Taif University

2011

“Course Specifications Development for Academic Accreditation” Taif University

2010

“Advanced Online Teaching Certificate” Washington D.C. (83 hours)

2009

“Successful Online Teaching Management” Kuala Lumpur (76 hours)

2008

“Writing Research Abstracts” King Abdulaziz City for Science and Technology (KACST)

2008

“Statistics and Data Analysis” Taif University


Prizes and Awards

2013

Taif University Prize for Research Excellence and Publishing Quality (Humanities)

2012

Taif University Prize for Research Excellence and Publishing Quality (Humanities)

2007

UK Saudi Cultural Attaché Prize for Academic Excellence

2006

UK Saudi Cultural Attaché Prize for Academic Excellence

2005

UK Saudi Cultural Attaché Prize for Academic Excellence

2004

UK Saudi Cultural Attaché Prize for Academic Excellence

1994

Taif Governor Prize for Academic Excellence


Research Interests

Literature of the US American South, especially in relation to novels

Literature of ethnic minorities in the US American South, with a focus on modern novels

Modern British novel


Publications

books

2011

Althubaiti, Turki and Salami, Mahmoud “The Medieval Literature” (Taif University, Taif)

2011

Althubaiti, Turki and Salami, Mahmoud “The Medieval Literature” (Taif University, Taif)

2011

Althubaiti, Turki and Salami, Mahmoud “The Medieval Literature” (Taif University, Taif)

Research papers

2011

Althubaiti, Turki and Salami, Mahmoud “The Medieval Literature” (Taif University, Taif)

2011

Althubaiti, Turki and Salami, Mahmoud “The Medieval Literature” (Taif University, Taif)

2011

Althubaiti, Turki and Salami, Mahmoud “The Medieval Literature” (Taif University, Taif)