- PhD, Linguistics, University of Michigan
- MA, Linguistics, University of Tromso, Tromso Norway
Semitic Languages: Standard Arabic and Arabic dialects. Berber Languages including Tamazight, Tarifit, Tashelhit, Taqbaylit, Touareg and Siwa. Theoretical Linguistics: Principles and Parameters, Minimalism, Syntax/Comparative Syntax, Phonology, Morphology, Syntax-Phonology Interface, Semantics.
Syntax, General Linguistics, Arabic language and linguistics