Dr Mohammad Ali Salmani Nodoushan
Education: PhD in Applied Linguistics
Affiliation: Iranian Institute for Encyclopedia Research, Iran
Iranian Institute for Encyclopedia Research
Ministry of Science, Research & Technology
Phone: +98 (21) 22129843
Fax: +98 (21) 22129840
LinkedIn Profile: http://www.linkedin.com/in/nodushan
Mohammad Ali Salmani Nodoushan received his PhD in Applied Linguistics from the University of Tehran in November 2002, his MA in Applied Linguistics from the University of Isfahan in November 1995, and his BA in Teaching English as a Foreign Language (TEFL) from Shiraz University in September 1991 (with distinction). He has also mastered IT and Statistical Analysis skills.
He has over 20 years of teaching experience and has taught major EFL courses at BA, MA, and PhD levels. The main courses he has taught include Advanced Research Methodolog, Language Testing, English for Specific Purposes (ESP), and Critical Appraisal of Language Teaching Methodology. His main areas of interest include language testing, ESP, politeness, and pragmatics. He has published over 40 papers in international academic journals including Teaching and Teacher Education, Speech Communication, TESL Canada Journal, and so on. In addition, he has (co)authored three academic books and also authored one on IELTS.
Besides his position with the International Journal of Language Studies, Dr Salmani Nodoushan sits on the editorial boards the Journal of Asia TEFL, Journal of Linguistic and Intercultural Education, Asian EFL Journal, and Journal on English Language Teaching. He is also a reviewer for a number of journals including Journal of Pragmatics, TESOL Quarterly, Pragmatics and Society, and The Journal of Politeness Research.
Dr Salmani Nodoushan is not connected in any way with any predatory/vanity journal, nor is he affiliated with any predatory/vanity publisher. If you happen to see his name on the editorial board of any predatory/vanity journal, it is without his knowledge and consent, so please contact him. For a list of predatory/vanity/garbage journals and publishers, please see Professor Jeffrey Beall's watchlist at: www.scholarlyoa.com.