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Visiting Scholars

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Akrem Karoui, Fulbright Foreign Language Teaching Assistant, Arabic.   Originally from Bou Salem, Tunisia, Akrem holds a Research Master's degree in English Language, Literature, and Civilization from the University of Humanities and Social Sciences of Tunis. Akrem has taught at various colleges in Tunisia and internationally, and he has served as a translator for numerous non-profit organizations. Akrem is eager to engage with NU's academic and cultural communities, where he plans to celebrate Arabic culture, history, and literature, and act as a cultural ambassador.


Selin Tanis HeadshotSelin Tanis, Fulbright Foreigh Language Teaching Assistant, Turkish. Selin is from Izmir, Turkey. She holds a BA in Teaching English as a Foreign Language and an MA in English Language Teaching from Middle East Technical University in Ankara, Turkey. Selin has taught at English Language Programs at several universities and she has worked for some non-governmental organizations in Turkey. Selin is committed to serving as a cultural ambassador, and she is eager to work closely with our Turkish language students on an individual basis and to assist in the classroom.