Reham Isa Alshaheen

Teaching Assistant, Department of Library and Information Science, Kuwait University, Kuwait

 Reham Isa Alshaheen


Reham Isa Alshaheen is a Teaching Assistant at the Department of Library and Information Science at Kuwait University (KU). She has worked for five years at the English Desk of the Editorial Department at Kuwait News Agency (KUNA). Her work included information retrieval, organization, and publishing.

Reham holds a master degree with honors in Library and Information Sciences (LIS) from Kuwait University and a bachelor degree with honors in Mass Communications and English Language and Literature from Kuwait University's College of Arts. She was honored by His Highness the Amir of Kuwait Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah for her outstanding academic achievement.

Reham was a member of the organizing committee of the 15th conference of the Special Libraries Association (SLA) — Arabian Gulf Chapter which was held in Kuwait in 2009. She believes in the importance of volunteering and managed many workshops in educational institutions and non-profit organizations on information skills as community service. Her current research interests are focused on digitization and archives.