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Saad, Zohra

Overview

Curriculum Vitae

  1. Education


    Degree Institution Field Dates
    EDD  Teachers' College, Columbia University  Applied Linguistics  1992 
    MA  Boston University  Education  1979 
    BA  University of Algiers  Teaching English as a Foreign Language  1976 
  2. Full-Time Academic Experience


    Institution Rank Field Dates
    York College  Assistant-Professor  Foreign Languages, ESL & Humanities  09/01/2008 to date 
    York College  Coordinator of French  Foreign Languages, ESl, & Humanities  03/2013 to date 
  3. Part-Time Academic Experience


    Institution Rank Field Dates
    York College  Adjunct-Lecturrer  ESL  08/2000 -08/ 2008 
    CLIP/York College  Instructor  ESL  09/2001-08/2008 
  4. Non Academic Experience


  5. Employment Record At This Institution

  6. Publications In Field Of Expertise

    1. Books:

      Ghelli, Samuel & Zohra Saad (editor). Reference Grammar of Contemporary Italian for English Speakerss. New York: Bordighera Press (, March 11, 2013. 270.

    2. Papers in Professional Journals:
      1. Articles:
      2. Proceedings:
        1. Refereed Proceedings
        2. Non-Refereed Proceedings
    3. Chapters in Books:
    4. Government Reports or Monographs
    5. Book Reviews:
  7. Other Publications

    1. Books:
    2. Papers in Professional Journals:
      1. Articles:
      2. Proceedings:
        1. Refereed Proceedings
        2. Non-Refereed Proceedings
    3. Chapters in Books:
    4. Government Reports or Monographs
    5. Book Reviews:
  8. Presented Papers, Lectures, And Exhibitions And Performances

    "Language Policies, Conflicts, and Rights in Post-Colonial Algeria" 07/15/09: 11th International Pragmatics Conference.

    "Arabic Language Hegemony and the Denial of Amazighe Linguistic Rights in Algeria" 06/3/ 2010: John Jay International Conference: Societies in Transition:Balancing Security, Social Justice, and Tradition, Marrakech, Morocco.

    "The Role of Language Revitalization in the Struggle for Language Rights" 06/4/2010: John Jay International Conference: Societies in Transition: Balancing Security, Social Justice and Tradition.

    "Language and Identity in Algeria" 07/01/2010: Eighth International Conference on New Directions in the Humanities, UCLA, California.

    "Exclusion, Marginalization, and Minority Language Rights" 6/11/11: Ninth International Conference on New Directions in the Humanities, University of Granada, Spain.

    "Game Over: The Sociolinguistics of the Tunisian and Egyptian Revolutions" 4/24/2012: IOSSBR Conference in Atlantic City, New Jersey.

    "Of Gods and Men: Confronting terrorism in Film" 5/31/2014: John Jay College Left Forum 2014.

  9. Patents

    None

  10. Work In Progress

    1. Books in progress:
    2. Papers in Progress:

      Zohra Saad. "2. Language Revitalization and Language Rights: Kabyle in Algeria." International Journal of Postcolonial Studies. 5/26/2014: 18.

      Zohra Saad. "3. Language Policies, Conflicts and Rights in Postcolonial Algeria: A Historical Perspective." International Journal of the Sociology of Language. 4/28/2014: 27.

      Saad, Zohra. "Of Gods and Men: Confronting Terrorism in Film." Screening terrorism: Cinematic Representations of Terrorism and State Terror. Upcoming: .

    3. Papers submitted to journals for consideration:

      Zohra Saad. "1. Arabic Language Hegemony and Denial of Amazigh Linguistic Justice: A Historical Perspective." Current Issues in Language Planning. 8/25/2012: 32.

    4. Research in progress:
  11. Professional Honors, Prizes, Fellowships

    : .

  12. Grants-In-Aid

    PSC/CUNY Grant, Attitudes towards Languages and Language Planning In Algeria. 2011-2012: $3,000.00.

  13. Institutional Service

    1. Service to the Department

      Poetry Contest: 2008.

      Poetry Celebration: 2009 to date.

      Freshmen Reception: 2009 to date.

      Accepted Students Reception: 2011 to date.

    2. Service to the School

      YorkFest: 2008 to date.

      Open House: 2008 to date.

      Contributor to New Faculty Orientation Workshop: May 19th 2009.

      Annual Undergraduate Student Research Day: 2010 to date.

    3. Service to the College

      Election Committee: 2009 to date.

      ESL Journal: 2008 to date.

      Honors Program Committee: 2009 to date.

      Poetry Celebration Committee: 2008 to date.

      Women's Studies Advisory Board: 2008 to date.

    4. Service to the Graduate Center

      Liaison to ILECT: Spring 2014.

    5. Service to the University

      Faculty Caucus and Senate: Fall 2012.

  14. Offices Held In Professional Societies

  15. Other Professional Activities And Public Service

    International Pragmatics Association: 2009 to date.

    TESOL: 2010 to date.

  16. Teaching Activities At This Institution

    1. Courses Taught (List)
      Course Description
      ESL 145   Academic Reading & Writing for Non-native Speakers I 
      French 240   Translation I 
      ESL 150   Academic Reading & Writing for Non-native Speakers II 
      French 102   Elementary French II 
      ESL 145   Academic Reading & Writing for Non-native Speakers I 
      ESL 150   Academic Reading & Writing for Non-native Speakers I 
      ESL 145   Academic Reading & Writing for Non-native Speakers I 
      French 101   Elementary French I 
      French 102   Elementary French II 
      HUM 101   American Tradition of Social Change 
      French 101   Elementary French I 
      French 240   Translation I 
      French 101   Elementary French I 
      French 106   Intermediate French II 
      French 102   Elementary French II 
      French 105   Intermediate French I 
      French 102   Elementary French II 
      French 105   Intermediate French I 
      HUM101   American Tradition of Social Change 
      French 101   Elementary French I 
      ESL 145   Academic reading and Writing for Non Native Speakers I 
      French 102   Elementary French II 
      ESL 150   Academic reading and Writing for Non Native Speakers II 
    2. New courses/programs developed (list):