Faculty Members (Department of English )


Personal Info

Shushmita Hossain Khan

Department of English

Contact Info

Telephone: +8809613737373, Ext. 153

Ms. Shushmita Hossain khan, lecturer, in the Department of English at ISU has experience of working as an Education Coordinator at JAAGO Foundation. Her key responsibilities were to provide teachers with key insights into English language teaching, preparing Lesson Plans and Activities that enable students to practice the English language in the classroom, provide instructions to the teachers about applying various teaching techniques of ELT, design school curriculum and promote effective teaching methods, and conduct workshops for the professional development of the teachers. She worked as a content writer from 2018-2019 at Future Lab, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. She was involved in guiding students with their coursework, checking assignment scripts of English Basic course and assisting students to improve their English speaking/communication skill from 2014 - 2016 as an Undergraduate Teaching Assistant at East West University. Her area of interests is Applied Linguistics, Psycholinguistics, Sociolinguistics, Critical Discourse Analysis, Creative Writing, TESOL and Education

  • Dean List
    University Malaya, Department of language and Linguistics [ 2019]
  • For maintaining CGPA 4.00 out of 4.00 (Semester 2018-2019)

  • MA in Linguistics
      Universiti Malaya, Malaysia.
  • BA (Honor’s) in English
      East West University, Dhaka, Bangladesh

  • “Academic Writing”, University Malaya, Department of Language and Linguistics.
  • "Applying discourse practically”, University Malaya, Department of Language and Linguistic.
  • “Developing Communication Skill”, University Malaya, Department of Language and Linguistics.
Conferences and Seminars
  • Diasporic “Foodscape” in Cinema: Re-defining Nationality through Culinary Culture' [ Comilla, BARD, 2016] 3rd International Integrative Research Conference on Development, Governance, and Transformation.
  • Transcultural Shakespeare: A Comparative Study of the Indian Adaptations of Shakespeare’s Plays’[Comilla, BARD, 2016].
  • 3rd International Integrative Research Conference on Development, Governance, and Transformation
    “Using Various Genres of English Songs to Enhance English Learners’ Pronunciation in ELT Classrooms”
    [ Department of English, Daffodil International University (DIU), Dhaka, 2017]
  • International Summit on Employability and Soft Skills (ISESS 2017) “New Media and Distortion of Academic Language: A Critical Study” [Department of English, East West University, Dhaka, 2017] National Conference (2017) on “New Media and Identity Formation”
  • “Efficacy of Communicative Language Teaching at Primary Level in Bangladesh” [ Independent University, Bangladesh (IUB), 28/06/2018] Second International Conference on Teaching and Learning (ICTL) held on June 28, 2018 under the theme Beyond Pedagogy: New Dimensions in Learning and Teaching organized by the school of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences (SLASS) and the center for Pedagogy (CP), IUB.
  • “A Multimodal Analysis of Bangladeshi Fairness Product Advertisements” [ University Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 30/11/2019] the FLL Postgraduate Research Conference (FLL-PGRC7), held at the faculty of Language and Linguistics, University Malaya.

  • Education Coordinator, JAAGO Foundation, Department of Education Program, 21st January, 2021 – 31st August, 2021.
  • Content Writer, Future Lab, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 3rd February, 2018 – 24th June, 2019..
  • English Language Teacher, British Standard School, Department of English, 23rd August, 2016 – 16th January, 2017.
  • Undergraduate Teaching Assistant, East West University, Department of English, 9th September, 2014 – 22nd December, 2016.

  • Discourse Analysis
  • Psycholinguistics
  • Sociolinguistics
  • English Language Teaching
  • Phonetics and Phonology
  • Pragmatics

  • Applied Linguistics
  • English Language Teaching
  • Psycholinguistics
  • Critical Discourse Analysis
  • Neurolinguistics
  • Creative Writing
  • Educatio