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Dr Mahtab Janfada

Dr Mahtab Janfada

Dr Mahtab Janfada is a lecturer and subject coordinator in the Master of Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) and Master of Education programs, and a Melbourne Early Career Academic Fellow (MECAF).

She taught English for general and academic purposes courses at numerous universities in Iran, as well as Medical English at Tehran University for a number of years. Prior to her current position, Mahtab was a casual teacher in the Master of Teaching, Master of Education and Master of TESOL programs.

Mahtab’s research and publications focus on academic literacies, English for academic/specific purposes, second language curriculum, comparative education and educational leadership. She also pursues a critical approach to English pedagogy and educational research in general.

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