Muhammad Abduallah Ali Obaidi
Deputy Executive Director
​​​​​​A professor of linguistics and now the deputy executive director of the Doha Historical Dictionary of the Arabic Language, Ali Obaidi has authored a number of books and research papers on the lexicon, semantics, textual linguistics, and pragmatics. Prior to his transfer to Qatar University, Ali Obaidi worked as a lecturer and discussant at Sanaa University. He holds a doctorate from the University of Baghdad (2002) and has to date participated in a number of research projects, academic adjudications and has organized a number of conferences.