Nader Morkus is the director of the Indiana University Arabic Program, as well as the academic director of the Arabic Flagship Center. He holds a Ph.D. in second language acquisition and instructional technology. His research interests include cross-cultural and interlanguage pragmatics, and corpus linguistics. His recent publications include “Refusals in Egyptian Arabic and American English,” Journal of Pragmatics (70).
Language Consultant, Center for the Study of Global Change
Assistant Professor, Near Eastern Languages and Cultures