Welcome to my Academic Profile page. My name is Hawkar Omar. I am Lecturer with an MA degree in Applied Linguistics, teaching in the Faculty of Education at Koya University in Kurdistan Region, F.R. Iraq

Mobile: (+964) - 770 193 3606

I teach the following subject at my faculty, i.e.
1. Phonetics (1st Year) - English Dept.
2. Academic English (1st year) - Religious Study Dept.
3. Phonology (2nd Year) - English Dept. 

I also teach Pronunciation in the FEDU, college of basic education/ English Dept. (1st year)

My research interests focus on;
1. The Use of Social Networking Sites for Language Learning (SNSLL)
2. The Use of Social Networking sites for Educational Purpose (SNSEP).
3. Oral Corrective Feedback.
4. Formative Assessment and its Effects on Learning Outcomes
5. Language and gender differences
6. Cross-cultural differences 
7. Decoding 
8. Formal and National Language