Hassan Belhiah holds a Ph.D. and an M.A. in English from the University of Wisconsin in Madison. He is an Associate Professor of English and Linguistics at Mohammed V University in Rabat. Previously, he held the positions of Chair of the Department of English Language and Literature at Mohammed V University in Rabat (2016-2018), Associate Professor of English and Education Studies at Alhosn University in Abu Dhabi, UAE (2009-2013), Assistant Professor at Al-Akhawayn University in Morocco (2005-2009), and Lecturer/Teaching Assistant (1997-2005) at the University of Wisconsin in Madison. Dr. Belhiah has presented his research in conferences in Europe, the Middle East, and the US. His publications have appeared in Classroom Discourse, Journal of Pragmatics, The Modern Language Journal, Language Policy, and Applied Linguistics. He recently co-edited a book entitled English Language Teaching in Moroccan Higher Education (Springer, 2020). With the Middlebury School in Morocco, Professor Hassan has taught a course on Berber Communities in Morocco.