Mr. Khan is a lecturer in the College of Sciences & Human Studies - Department of Humanities and Social Sciences, at PMU. Prior to his arrival at the university, he worked in the United Kingdom for the Glasgow City Council as a foreign language teacher at Bella Houston Academy, Scotland.
In addition, he had occasional projects, related to his academy job for the Scottish Qualifications Authority (SQA) at Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh.
Mr. Khan has taught students of various cultural backgrounds and nationalities around the world. He has considerable years of experience in teaching courses at undergraduate level. In addition, he is experienced in organizing events for students such as debate competitions, presentations, discussion meetings etc. He has managed these activities virtually as well as on the university campus.
Mr. Khan is a believer in continuous lifelong learning and to this end has taken many courses, and has attended several workshops related to his professional development with the British Council, the University of Glasgow, the U.S Embassy Regional Office, University of Karachi, University of Arizona and the University of Cambridge as examples.
He is interested in exploring new countries, understanding different cultures and enjoys meeting people of stimulating intellect. Mr. Khan has traveled extensively throughout the Gulf region, Asia and Europe as well as the United States.
His interests in research are varied and focus on topics related to social sciences, including language and culture, global affairs, history, political economy, KSA transformation plan and American life, as well as peace and tolerance studies.
Mr. Khan was invited to many international conferences. He presented at, and participated in, symposiums and forums in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, the Kingdom of Bahrain, Pakistan, Switzerland, the United Kingdom and the United States.
He presented his work at the 46th Annual Conference of the National Association for Bilingual Education (NABE) in 2017 in Dallas, Texas.
Mr. Khan had the distinct honor of participating at the 2020 World Economic Forum (WEF), in Davos, Switzerland. This significant gathering was attended by entrepreneurs, business leaders, reprentatives of civic society, government leaders and university academics with particular interests in the social sciences, who came together to focus on the important global issues of the day at this world renowned meeting in Switzerland..
Invited participant. November 14, 2022. Playful Learning as Engaged Learning (reinvigorating and reconnecting students in ESL class) led by Dr. Laura Becher, Hunter College of the City University of New York and sponsored by the U.S. Embassy Manama, Kingdom of Bahrain.
Invited participant. November 21, 2022. Playful Learning as Engaged Learning (reinvigorating and reconnecting students in ESL class) led by Dr. Laura Becher, Hunter College of the City University of New York and sponsored by the U.S. Embassy Manama, Kingdom of Bahrain.
Invited participant. March 2022. Successful completion of the program: Rethinking Teaching and Learning Online led by Dr. Laura Becher, Hunter College of the City University of New York and sponsored by the U.S. Embassy Manama, Kingdom of Bahrain
Invited participant. 2021. Pepperdine & Simpson Universities, California, USA. (16-hour course) Business English - Teaching about America: The Entrepreneurial Spirit led by Dr. Daniel Sloan, sponsored by the U.S. Embassy Manama, Kingdom of Bahrain.
Invited participant. 2021. University of Michigan English Language Institute, Michigan, USA, (8-hour course). Teaching English through American Performing Arts led by Dr.Carmela Romano Gillette and sponsored by the U.S. Embassy Manama, Kingdom of Bahrain.
Invited participant. 2021. Lackey High School, Maryland, USA -. (8-hour course)Teaching English and Environmental Awareness led by Dr.John Wilkinson, Henry and sponsored by the U.S. Embassy Manama, Kingdom of Bahrain.
Invited participant. December 1, 2021. Participated at the Webinar on inspiring the next generation of scientists and explorers by National Geographic Learning.
Presenter 2014 Presented at the seventh Annual Conference of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Association of Language Teachers (KSAALT) “Creating Enthusiasm in ELT Classrooms for Arab students.” Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
Presenter June 18, 2020. Faculty Forum Presentation on “virtual competitions and Futuristic Approaches to Higher Education. There were forty attendees. Saudi Arabia.
Presenter November 20, 2019. Tolerance Day Activity with Public Relations department at PMU in collaboration with Core Program. Moderated /organized the discussion on the topic for university students from both campuses. It was a great experience and an honor for me.
Presenter February 18, 2020. Workshop on Peace and Tolerance on Thursday. Organized by Public relations office, PMU, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
Presenter. October 20, 2020. Faculty Forum Presentation on COVID-19 Pandemic and Online Teaching/Events (Presentations/Competition) at PMU, there were forty-five attendees. Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
Presenter - January 30- 31, 2021. Fourth World Islamic Economics and Finance Conference. Presented an accepted research paper deliberating the topic ‘Islamic Banking Business Models after COVID-19. This is as part of my research interest: Political Economy, Branch of Social Sciences, and Lahore, Pakistan.
Presenter. February 22-25, 2017. Presented at the 46th Annual Conference of the National Association for Bilingual Education (NABE). “Teaching English as a Second Language to Arabic-Speaking University Students.” Dallas, Texas, United States.
Participant. 2018 – 2020 Participated at the discussion meetings of the British research institute, the International Institute for Strategic Studies at the Bahrain office of the institute multiple times in Manama, Kingdom of Bahrain.
Participant - January 19 -25, 2020. Had the honor of participating at the 2020 World Economic Forum (WEF) in Davos, Switzerland.
Participant 2014. Third Bahrain ELT Conference “ELT: Empowering Teachers, Empowering Learners” organized by the British Council March 1, 2014, Kingdom of Bahrain.