Dr Fouad EL-Karnichi

Dr Fouad EL-Karnichi

Assistant Professor
Phone: +968 26850100 Extn: 106
Location: Suwaiq Building

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Dr. Fouad El. Karnichi is an Assistant at Sohar University. He is a PhD holder in Education from Sherbrooke University (Canada) with focus on higher education pedagogy and curriculum-Application to Translation Programs. He has an MSc in Translation & Interpreting (Scotland, UK). He is a reviewer in the Translator Training and Education Journal. He had Worked at various Universities in the GCC region at both graduate and undergrad levels. His main research interests are: Pedagogy and curriculum practices in a higher education context (Translation and other programs) and Employability factor enhancements in professionally oriented University Programs (Translation and other Professions).


  • PhD in Education ( Translator Education).

Teaching Interest

  • Applied Translation Studies (In general).
  • Research methods/Methodology in applied Translation Studies.
  • Post-Editing & Revision.
  • Translation Technologies ( AVT,CAT).
  • Practicums/Internships.

Research Interest

  • Employabiity and professionalisation (Translation/Interpreting Programs).
  • Digital Education in a Higher Education Context (Translation).
  • ​Scholarship of Teaching & Learning (Translation & Interpreting Porgrams).
  • Program Development & Evaluation ( Higher ed).