College / Department

Teaching areas

Audiovisual Translation, Consecutive & Simultaneous Interpreting, Terminology & Translation, Translation Theory, Contrastive Linguistics and Translation.

Research areas

Corpus-based Translation Studies, Audiovisual Translation, Terminology, Software & Web Localization, Machine Translation, Contrastive Linguistics & Translation, Lexical Semantics, and Arabic Linguistics.


PhD, Translation Studies, UMIST (University of Manchester Insititute of Science & Technology), United Kingdom
MS, Translation Studies, University of Manchester Institute of Science and Technology, United Kingdom
GD, Translation and Interpreting, Al-Mustansirya University, Iraq
BA, Translation , Al-Mustansirya University, Iraq

Professional experience

Assistant Professor of Translation, United Arab Emirates(2004 - 2008)
Translator at Emirates Center for Research and Strategic Studies, United Arab Emirates(2004 - 2004)
Research Assistant at University of Sheffield, United Kingdom(2003 - 2004)
Associate Lecturer at Manchester Metropolitan University, United Kingdom(2001 - 2003)
Translator and Editor at Ord & Stil AB, Sweden(1996 - 1999)
Translator at Sukaina Translation Agency, Jordan(1994 - 1994)
Adjunct at Mustansirya University, Iraq(1993 - 1994)


European Society for Studies in Screen Translation (ESIST), 2015 - present
European Society of Translation Studies (EST), 2013 - present
The Swedish Association of Industry Employees, SIF, 1997 - present
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