Ph.D., Middle Eastern Studies (Arabic), The University of Texas at Austin, USA
M.A., Near Eastern Languages and Civilization, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
B.A., Politics, Oberlin College, USA
Dr. Summer Loomis earned her doctorate in Middle Eastern Studies with a focus on teaching Arabic as a foreign language and language assessment. She joined AUD in Spring 2016 as an Assistant Professor of Middle Eastern Studies.
Her research interests are in vocabulary and speaking in a second language, and advanced language learners.