I am an Associate Professor of Applied Linguistics who brings a wealth of experience and expertise from a social scientist perspective. Having been a manager in an institution of higher learning for close to ten years has enriched my leadership skills. I am a compassionate leader who integrates empathy and action. In addition, my strong problem-solving abilities and dedication to excellence enable me to effectively manage and oversee complex tasks and projects. I am a highly adaptable and detail-oriented professional who thrives in both individual and team environments. My ability to take initiative and drive results makes me an asset in any high-pressure and challenging situations.