Janet Boyd

Amiena (Amina) Mohammed

Faculty English Academic Writing Lecturer in EPS Teach English Academic Writing, Research Foundations, Graduate Research Seminars for Masters and Pre-Masters programs, teaching APA and IEEE Academic Writing Styles
Department of Literature, Language, Writing, and Humanities



  • Academic Writing and Research skills
  • Pre-masters program Research Foundations, APA, and IEEE writing styles
  • Masters program Graduate Research Seminar
  • Masters program Academic Integrity and Plagiarism workshops to graduate students


  • Education and Pedagogical methods of teaching and learning
  • Health and Nutrition


  • MA, Hospitality Management (Cum Laude), Cape Peninsula University of Technology (CPUT) Cape Town South Africa (2006)
  • BA, Human Ecology (Hons) Community Nutrition (2000), BA Human Ecology Food Science & Nutrition (1992), Post-Graduate Teaching Diploma (1992) University of the Western Cape (UWC) Cape Town South Africa
  • Diploma in Holistic Nutrition, Canadian School of Natural Nutrition (CSNN), Canada, (2011) Business Wellness Certificate, Canada (2014)

Academic Profile

At Fairleigh Dickinson University, Vancouver Campus, I teach courses in English Academic Writing, Research Foundations (APA, and IEEE style), and Graduate Research Seminars in the Masters and Pre-Masters programs; and in the Hospitality Management program. I am a full-time Faculty Academic University Lecturer and Human Ecologist, Registered Holistic Nutritionist, and Hospitality Management Specialist. I have qualifications and experience in Education, English Academic Writing, Hospitality Management, Food Science, and Nutrition.  This encompassed lecturing, extensive reading and research, curriculum development, training, and education. 

With >10 years of experience teaching graduate and undergraduate international students, my focus has been on Academic Writing, Research Methodology, and Research supervision, as well as lecturing various subjects in the Hospitality Management department.

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