Mr. Sayyed Rashid Shah is a lecturer in English at King Abdulaziz University, Saudi Arabia. He earned a
master degree in TESOL from Sheffield Hallam University, UK. He is currently enrolled on EdD TESOL
programme at University of Exeter, UK. Mr Shah‟s research interests include language teacher
development, TESOL pedagogies, and EFL classroom teaching and learning.
Mr. M. Athar Hussain is a lecture in English at King Abdulaziz University, Saudi Arabia. He has master
degrees in English literature and ELT. He is currently working on his doctoral thesis at University of
Exeter, UK. Mr. Hussain‟s research interests include culture and language, L 2 motivation, TESOL
methodology, teacher learning and professional development, and professional excellence.
Dr. Omar A. Nasseef is an associate professor of MIS and Dean of English Language Institute at King
Abdulaziz University, Saudi Arabia. He obtained his Ph.D. from the Newcastle University, UK. Dr.
Nasseef is also a certified trainer and visiting instructor in number of international organizations. His
interests are: MIS, E-Learning/Distance Learning/M-Learning, E-Syllabus designing, and Artificial