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Christina Taheri

Christina Taheri

Lecturer in English

222 Burrowes Building

Mailroom: 430 Burrowes Building


Office Hours:

  • Spring 2019: M/W/F 3:30-4:40 by appointment

Professional Bio

Christina Taheri has enjoyed the privilege of teaching at the tertiary level
since 2005, when she began at Salahaddin University Language Center and later at University of Kurdistan-Hewler in northern Iraq.

After leaving the Middle East in 2014, she joined a wonderful team of colleagues at Penn State. Since then, she has taught courses in the IECP, the Department of Applied Linguistics, and the Department of English, Program in Writing and Rhetoric. She currently teaches Business Writing and Rhetoric and Composition.

Her research interests include translingualism, multilingual pedagogy, and teaching as hospitality.