University of Mississippi

Dr Allen ClarkProgram Director

Dr. Allen Clark serves as Co-Director of the UM Arabic Language Flagship Program. Since 1998 Dr. Clark has been teaching Arabic at the collegiate level at various universities (The Ohio State University and the University of Mississippi) and colleges (Middlebury and Beloit). Additionally, Dr. Clark has co-authored the Arabic language textbook series Ahlan wa Sahlan (Yale University Press) with Dr. Mahdi Alosh, served as a subject matter expert on the University of Maryland project LangNet, worked as an legal interpreter in Columbus, Ohio and Oxford, MS, and as a translator for multiple reading journals.

But, his true passion lies in finding ways to inspire students, motivate them, and help them reach their language goals.