University of Nottingham Malaysia
Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences

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Natrah Noor

University Teaching Fellow, Library Liason Officer, Research and Knowledge Exchange Committee, Faculty of Social Sciences



Natrah has been teaching a range of English courses from proficiency English to various undergraduate Academic English and Academic Research modules in public and private universities in Malaysia as well as abroad. She was previously attached to International Islamic University Malaysia (IIUM), SEGI University and King AbdulAziz University (KAU) in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. Natrah has a Master Degree of English as a Second Language from University of Malaya, and she is currently pursuing her PhD in English Language Studies at School of Language Studies and Linguistics (SOLLS), National University Malaysia.

Natrah's research interests are broadly centred on the use of language as a form of social practice. She is particularly interested in applying Critical Discourse Analysis (CDA) approach to investigate the way systemic power, dominance and inequality are enacted, reproduced, and resisted through the use of language.

Natrah is also the convenor for NAA Student Ambassadors.

Research Summary

Natrah, N. and Hamid, B.A. (2019) Representation of Sex Workers in Malaysian Media: Critical Discourse Analysis. In: Proceeding of International Conference on Humanities (ICH 2019)

Natrah, N. (2018) Beyond Language Support: The Impact of English Mentoring Programme on Tertiary-Level Student Mentors. In: Proceeding of 27th MELTA International Conference

Natrah, N. (2015) Self-Other Representation of Sex Workers in Malaysia (Unpublished master's dissertation), University of Malaya, Malaysia

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