Contact AWARE

Contact AWARE

AWARE English Center
Owen Connor

Owen Connor has been teaching English for over 25 years. He was born in Glasgow, Scotland, and has worked in London, Istanbul and Doha in the secondary, continuing and higher education sectors. He holds a Master’s degree (Distinction) in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (MA TESOL) from the University of Sunderland, UK; a Postgraduate Certificate (Distinction) in Teaching English for Academic Purposes (Pg Cert TEAP) from the University of Leicester, UK; and a Postgraduate Certificate (Distinction)  in Academic Writing Development (Pg Cert AWD) from Coventry University, UK.  He also has a number of other ESL teaching qualifications including the RSA/ Cambridge Certificate in Teaching English as a Foreign Language to Adults (CTEFLA) and the Further Certificate for Teachers of Business English (FCTBE).


Tel: 44542308

Wafaa Ammar Dr Julia Hudson is a researcher, teacher and interpreter with a doctorate in history from the University of Oxford. Her research interests involve ancient history, philosophy, theology and their expression in Latin rhetoric; she has presented at British and international conferences and published articles in her field. She teaches history, philosophy, Latin and English.
Wafaa Ammar Dr Juliet Lovering has an MLitt in Creative Writing (Distinction) from the University of Aberdeen and Phd in English Literature from the University of Stirling. She has presented papers at national and international conferences and has published academic articles, popular criticism and prize-winning fiction.
AWARE Arabic Center
Wafaa Ammar

Dr. Omaima Elhardallo holds a master's and PhD degree in Arabic Literature from the University of Khartoum, College of Arts. She has been working in teaching Arabic for over 15 years. Before joining Hamad bin Khalifa University she worked at King Saud University in KSA, as well as the Arab Open University in Riyadh. Beside teaching Arabic language and its literature, she has an extensive experience in teaching Arabic to non-native speakers.


Tel: 44546631


Opening Hours

AWARE is open 5 days a week (closed on Fridays and Saturdays) for paper review sessions (one-to-one consultations). Please register/ log in to our online booking system for timings and writing instructor availability.



AWARE English is located in the Academic Resources Centre (CHSS Library), Penrose House (LAS Building), First Floor (Above Starbucks).

AWARE Arabic is located in Room A101.