Dr. Sattar Izwaini | American University of Sharjah


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, 2004
MS, Translation Studies, University of Manchester Institute of Science and Technology, United Kingdom, 2000
GD, Translation And Interpreting, Al-Mustansirya University, Iraq, 1992
BA, Translation, Al-Mustansirya University, Iraq, 1984

Professional experience

Assistant Professor Of Translation, English Language And Translation, Abu Dhabi University, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, 2004 - 2008
Translator, Emirates Center for Research and Strategic Studies, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, 2004 - 2004
Research Assistant, Multilingual Muse Project, University of Sheffield, United Kingdom, 2003 - 2004
Associate Lecturer, Manchester Metropolitan University, Manchester,, United Kingdom, 2001 - 2003
Translator And Editor, Ord & Stil AB, Stockholm, Sweden, 1996 - 1999
Translator, Sukaina Translation Agency, Amman, Jordan, 1994 - 1994
Adjunct, Mustansirya University, Baghdad, Iraq, 1993 - 1994


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