Federal University of Lafia (FULafia)

Staff Profile

English and Literally Studies, Faculty of Arts

Dr. Adam Al-Amin Abdullahi

Research Interest

Applied English Linguistics with focus in Discourse Theory, Discourse Analysis, Critical Discourse Studies, Pragmatics, Semantics, Stylistics and Communications Studies.

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Biography

A A ABDULLAHI HAILS FROM KOGI STATE, NORTH CENTRAL NIGERIA, OF IGALA ETHNICITY AND ISLAMIC BELIEF. SPEAKS IGALA, HAUSA, ENGLISH AND ARABIC LANGUAGES. ATTENDED THREE UNIVERSITIES ALL IN NORTHERN NIGERIA: BAYERO UNIVERSITY ,KANO, UNIVERSITY OF ABUJA AND THE FAMOUS AHMADU BELLO UNIVERSITY, ZARIA. BEGAN WORK AS REPORTER/RESEARCHER WITH THE TRIUMPH NEWPAPERS, FREELANCE JOURNALIST AND PUBLIC RELATIONS EXPERT, ALSO WORKED AT THE FEDERAL MINISTRY OF INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS ABUJA IN THE DEPARTMENT OF PLANNING, RESEARCH AND STATISTICS AND LATER IN THE DOMESTIC PUBLICITY DEPARTMENT, MOVED TO INTERIOR AS SECURITY REPORT ANALYST. APPIONTED AS EDITOR OF ACADEMIC PAPERS AT THE NAERLS OF ABU, ZARIA. MEMBER OF LEARNED SOCITIES: ENGLISH SCHOLARS ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA, LINGUISTIC ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA AND LITERARY SOCIETY OF NIGERIA. HAS PUBLISHED RESEARCH ARTICLES IN BOTH NATIONAL AND INTERNATIONAL JOURNALS, BOOK CHAPTERS AND BOOK OF PROCEEDINGS.

Selected Publications in Scientific Journals