Student Academic Support Unit
PhD Applied and Educational Lings
Telephone: +61 3 9903 2053
Amir is currently a lecturer in the Student Academic Support Unit, Faculty of Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences. He has taught Academic English to local and international students in different educational programs at different universities and colleges in Australia and overseas. Amir earned his PhD in Applied Linguistics and Educational Linguistics from the University of Melbourne, and his publications on second language writing development and L2 learners’ interaction have appeared in a range of journals.
Adjunct academic skills and language teaching for social work
Rouhshad, A., Wigglesworth, G., & Storch, N. (2016) The nature of negotiations in face-to-face versus computer-mediated communication in pair interaction. Language Teaching Research, 20(4), 514-534. doi: 10.1177/1362168815584455
Knoch, U., Rouhshad, A., & Storch, N. (2014). Does the writing of undergraduate ESL students develop after one year of study in an English medium university? Assessing Writing, 21, 1-17. doi: 10.1016/j.asw.2014.01.001