| Shaila Shams|| |
| Department of English|
| School of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences|
| Independent University, Bangladesh|
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Ms. Shaila Shams gained her second Masters degree in Applied Linguistics with TESOL from the University of Sheffield, UK. Previously she had obtained a Masters degree in Applied Linguistics and ELT and Bachelors in English from the University of Dhaka, Bangladesh. She Joined IUB in 2011. Ms. Shams presented her first paper in the 8th International Language and Development Conference in 2009 during her post graduation in the University of Dhaka. She is a member of the Editorial Board of Chaos, a creative writing journal of the School of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences(SLASS). Her research interests include- socio-linguistics, code switching, code mixing, bilingualism ,language death, language planning and policy.