Bassam Amkeie

Freelance Arabic Translator & Editor

1992
Location:Centreville, Virginia, United States
Phone: 7036262666
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/bassamamkeie
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Kudos
5.0
2 Skills
$35
Rate/Hr
BASSAM AMKEIE

6076B Wicker Lane, Centreville, VA 20121
Tel. 703-626-2666
bassam_amkeie@hotmail.com / bhamky@email.phoenix.edu

OBJECTIVE:
• To find a suitable Arabic teaching position, translation, curriculum designing, editing or media in an educational or non-educational institution

EDUCATION:
• Pursuing Ed.D Doctor of Education in Educational Leadership with a specialization in Curriculum and Instruction, University of Phoenix.
• MAED (Master degree in Education) – ESL Curriculum & Instruction –
University of Phoenix – 2010
• Bachelor degree in English literature-Tishreen University (Syria)
• Diploma in computer programming-Arab Center for Sciences (Syria – Damascus)

EXPERIENCES:

2013 – April 2014
CEO of the International Institute of Arabic, VA, USA (www.iiarabic.com)
2010 – 2012
Translator & researcher at King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz Public Education Development Project, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
2008 – 2010
Part time teacher at Imam University – Saudi Arabia - (College of Medicine & College of Economics)
2007 – 2009
Head of Publishing and English books Dept at Konooz Maarefa Co for Publishing – Saudi Arabia
2005 – 2007
Branch Manager of Direct English – Al-Khaleehj Co. for Training – Jeddah – Saudi Arabia
2003 – 2005
Training Manager at Al-Khaleej Co. for Training – Direct English Dept. – Jeddah- Saudi Arabia
2000 – 2003
Project Manager at Al-Khaleej Co. for Training – New Horizons Dept. – Riyadh – Saudi Arabia
1998 – 2000
English teacher and Computer instructor at Al-Khaleej Co. for Training – Direct English Dept.– Riyadh – Saudi Arabia
1997 – 1998
Broadcaster at Syrian TV – Channel 2 (Part time) (Syria – Damascus)
1996 – 1997
English teacher at University of Tishreen- Nursing School & College of Engineering (Syria – Lattakia)
1995 – 1997
Publishing Manager at Hira Co. for Printing and Publishing (Syria – Damascus)
1992 – 1995
English Arabic Translator at Department of Vehicles – Ministry of Defense (Syria - Damascus)
1990 – 1992
English teacher at the schools of Ministry of Education (Syria – Lattakia)

PUBLICATIONS:

- Adult Arabic Course of the International Institute of Arabic, 2012. More details available at http://www.iiarabic.com/adult-courses/. The series includes:
o Curriculum portfolio
o Introductory level (ABC) (student’s book + workbook + alphabet book).
o Level 1 (student’s book + workbook)
o Level 2 (student’s book + workbook)
- Masarat: Series for teaching Arabic for specific purposes. Arabi Institute, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia 2011. (More details available at http://arabi.com.sa/index.php/en/arabic-language-for-specific-purposes). The series includes:
o Curriculum portfolio
o Arabic Language for Diplomats (Samples could be downloaded from the same link)
o Arabic Language for Healthcare Providers (Samples could be downloaded from the same link)
o Arabic Language for Businessmen and Traders) (Samples could be downloaded from the same link)
- Arabic for Non-native Adults (2 levels: beginners & internmediate) – Arabi Institute, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia 2011. (More details available at http://arabi.com.sa/index.php/en/general-program-for-adults).
- Dictionary of Measurement Units (English - Arabic) Maarifa Pub.– Syria
- Dictionary of Branches of Science (English - Arabic) Al-Hiwar Pub.– Syria
- Dictionary of English Abbreviations (English - Arabic) Ahbab Pub.– Lebanon
- Companion book of Direct English Courses (8 levels) (Al-Khaleej Co)
- Learn English for Science (translation from English into Arabic) – Konooz Maarefa Co.– Saudi Arabia
- Study English for Science (translation from English into Arabic) – Konooz Maarefa Co.– Saudi Arabia
- Fluency in English (translation) – Konooz Maarefa Co. – Saudi Arabia
- Developing Skills (translation from English into Arabic) – Konooz Maarefa Co.– Saudi Arabia
- Atlas of Constellations (not published yet - Arabic)
- Al-Mawahib Al-Sarmadiyah (Authentication) Hira Co.– Syria
- Al-Sawa’ik Al-Ilahiya Fi Al-Radd Ala Al-Wahabiya (Authentication) Hira Co. – Syria
- Al-Radd Ala Al-Wahabiya (Authentication) Hira Co. – Syria
- Hijama (Cupping) (Arabic) Konooz Maarefa Co.- Saudi Arabia 2008
Skills (2) Rating
Arabic Translation
Editing