Ekrema Shehab is assistant professor of translation studies, coordinator of MA program in Applied Linguistics and Translation and Chair of the Department of English Language and Literature, where he has taught translation courses at the undergraduate and postgraduate levels . He obtained his BA in English language and literature and MA in translation from Yarmouk University, Jordan, and received his PhD in translation from the Department of English, College of Languages, University of Khartoum. Dr. Shehab has published several articles on translation teaching and curriculum, and Arabic/English translation problems.
He has worked as an accredited freelance translator for a number of international companies and has been a member of the panel of judges in New York for ARC Awards honoring outstanding achievements in Annual Reports since 2011.
His research interests include literary translation, the teaching of translation, pragmatics, discourse analysis, cultural studies, and American studies.Download CV