Dr. Rashid Yahiaoui's Bio

Dr. Rashid Yahiaoui's Bio

Dr. Rashid Yahiaoui is currently an Assistant Professor in the Department of Translation and Interpreting Studies at the College of Humanities and Social Sciences of Hamad bin Khalifa University, Qatar. He has a PhD in Translation Studies from London Metropolitan University, UK, and a Master in Translation and Interpreting from the University of Salford, UK. Dr. Yahiaoui has a wealth of experience lecturing in translation and interpreting, EFL, and academic writing. He also has extensive experience as a professional interpreter, working for the Foreign Office and National Health Service in the UK for over 10 years.

Research Interests

  • Audiovisual Translation
  • Ideology
  • Critical Discourse Analysis and Media Texts
  • Political Discourse Analysis
  • Translation Pedagogy and Curriculum Development


2014 to date: Assistant Professor, TII, HBKU.

2006-2014: Lecturer, YUC, KSA.

1997-2004: Interpreter, Foreign Office & HNS, UK.



2014; Ph.D, London Metropolitan University, UK.

2009; Cambridge Certificate of English Language Teaching for Adults International House, Lebanon

2005; Master (1st Class Honors), Salford University, UK

1990; BA Translation & Interpreting (Arabic/English/ French), University of Algiers, Algeria

A Selection of Dr. Rashid Yahiaoui's Publications