Ms. Claudia Kiburz

Ms. Claudia Kiburz

Claudia Kiburz

English Lecturer, Preparatory Program

Address: Abu Dhabi, UAE , P.O.Box: 127788

Telephone: +97124018077

Fax: +97124472442



  • M.S., Teaching English as a Second Language, State University of New York, Albany, 1992
  • B.A. (cum laude), Arts, State University of New York, Oswego, 1975
  • English as a Second Language
  • Art
  • Writing
  • Technology in the classroom


2015 Presentation: TESOL Arabia ESP SIG Conference

“Two teachers: Two approaches CHEM/STEM PILOT”

2015 Presentation: TESOL Arabia

“Evaluating Reading Assessments: A Student’s Perspective”

2014 Presentation at the Second TATE International Conference

         “TurnItIn: It’s not just a number”

2013 Presentation at the 11th Asia TEFL International Conference

         “Fostering Independent Reading and Listening”

2012 Presentation at Khalifa University

“The Lost Portfolio… Portfolios I have known”

2011 Presentation: TESOL Arabia

“Rethinking Written Corrective Feedback”

2010 Presentation: TESOL Arabia

“Writing … The Movie in My Head”

2008 Poster Presentation: TESOL Arabia

“Voice: Adding Another Step in Process Writing”           

2007 Discussion Group Proposal Accepted for TESOL International

“Selecting Print Visuals for EFL Settings”

2005 Zayed University Readiness Program Art Workshops

“Calligraphy” and “Contour Drawing”

2004 Challenges in Learning at Bilkent University, Ankara, Turkey

“Maximizing Learning Styles”

2003 Laptop & eLearning Forum at Abu Dhabi Women's College, UAE

“Digital Folktales”

2001 Challenges in the New Millennium, TESOL Arabia

“Poetic Rules and Grammatical Expressions”

2001 UAE Eastern Regions Conference

“Archetypes and Petroglyphs”



  1. st ed. Dubai, United Arab Emirates: TESOL Arabia, 2014, ch. 8, sec. 2, pp.214-237.