Dr Junifer
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Qualifications :

  • Doctor of Education
  • Master of Arts in English Language Teaching (ELT)
  • Bachelor in Secondary Education-English
  • Bachelor in Elementary Education-English
  • Certificate in Assessment in Higher Education
  • Trained Site Reviewer, Commission on English Language Program Accreditation (CEA) Virginia USA


Teaching Interest:

  • English Language Teaching
  • Second Language Acquisition
  • Educational Management
  • Administration and Leadership
  • Speech and Aural-Oral Communication
  • Curriculum Development
  • Testing and Assessment


Research Interest

  • Language Testing
  • Assessment of, for and as Learning
  • Language Acquisition


Recent Publication

  1. https://www.linkedin.com/pub/dr-junifer-abatayo/4a/143/891
  2. Abatayo, J. (2015). Teachers as Composition Slaves: Why Burn the Midnight Candle? Paper presented at Qatar TESOL 2015, Qatar University, Qatar.
  3. Abatayo, J. (2014). Assessing Assessments: Are Tests Written to Create Failures? Paper delivered at the plenary, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Association of Language Teachers (KSAALT Yanbu) 2014, The Royal Commission of Yanbu, KSA.
  4. http://qatartesol.org/conference/speakers/junifer-abatayo/>http://qatartesol.org/conference/speakers/junifer-abatayo/
  5. Abatayo, J. (2013). Assessment of Students’ Learning. Paper delivered at the plenary, Prince Sultan University, Riyad, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia http://info.psu.edu.sa/pscw/eltforum/Roundtable_Discussions.aspx
  6. Abatayo, J. (2013). EFL Teachers’ Role and Function when Codeswitching in Tertiary Level. Paper presented at the 17th English in Southeast Asia Conference (ESEA) 2013, University of Malaya, Malaysia