Biography

My full name is Kawa Qadir Muhammad. I was born in Hawler. After I graduated from high school, I got accepted at the English Department of College of Basic Education, Salahaddin University in 2005. I f inished my undergraduate education taking the first place at the level of my college. Then I continued my postgraduate study and got master's degree in Applied Linguistics from College of Languages in 2013. Since then, I have been teaching at College of Basic Education as an assistant lecturer and have published three research papers in two different academic journals inside the Kurdistan Region. The subjects I have taught so far include Grammar, Pronunciation, Paragraph and Essay Writing, Linguistics, Diversity Education, Entrepreneurship Education,  Academic Skills, and Conversation. My research topics tackle culture effects on language learner's Identity, the use back-channels by Kurdish speakers, and diversity education amongst lecturers.