Dr. Ahmad Husein Al-Afif

Academic & Professional Qualifications

 

Major

 

Certified Quality Manager

 

Year

 

2013

 

University

 

University of Jordan

 

Degree

 

Dipolma

Literary Theory & Comparative Literature 2005 University of Seville, Spain Ph. D
Literary Theory & Comparative Literature 2003 University of Seville, Spain M.A
English Language & Literature 1995 Yarmouk University, Jordan B.A.

 

 

 

Employment Record

 

Employer Location Position Year
1. University of Jordan Amman-Jordan Associate Professor in Literary Theory

 

2006 – Now
2. University of Seville Spain Teaching assistant

Teaching Arabic as a foreign Language

2002- 2005
3. Spanish Courts Spain Interpreter, Arabic- English -Spanish and vice versa 2003- 2005
4.   Ministry of Education Amman-Jordan Teacher of English 1995 – 1999

Administrative Record

 

  • Coordinator of Spanish Section/Department of European Languages, 2008-2009.
  • Representative of the former Department of Modern Languages (European Languages now) in the Council of the Deanship of the Faculty of Arts (2007-2008).
  • Dean Assistant for Students´ Affairs, Faculty of Foreign Languages, University of Jordan, February 2012 until September 2012.
  • Chairman of the Department of Asian Languages/Faculty of Foreign Languages/ the University of Jordan since 3/9/2015 until now.
  • Deputy Dean of the Faculty of Foreign Language/ from June 2012 to September 2012.

 

Courses Taught in Spanish, English & Arabic:

 

University Level

Spanish

 

Spanish Civilization.

Spanish language for Specialization.                                     –

-Spanish Language for beginners.

Contemporary Spanish Literature.         –

-Contemporary Spanish thought.

– Translation Spanish –Arabic (in Spain).

– Spanish Literature until the 19th Century.

– Introduction to Spanish Literature.

– Spanish Novel .

 

Arabic

 

Arabic as a foreign Language (Spain)

 

English (School Level)

 

English for several grades

 

 

List of Publications:

 

Books:

 

 

Manual de traducción jurídica, árabe-español, Arcibel, España,

2009.

 

 

Articles: (in indexed, abstracted & international journals)

 

 

1GOGAZEH Ziyad Mohammad (1) ; AL-AFIF Ahmad Husein, (2007).

     Los proverbios árabes extraídos del Corán: recopilación,  

     traducción y estudio.   Paremia, ISSN 1132-8940 , España, 2007.

 

 

2Ahmad Hussein al-Afif; Ziyad Mohammad GOGAZEH, En torno a

     la poesía de Clara Janés: lenguaje, estilo y tendencias. Escritoras y

pensadoras europeas, V Seminario Internacional del grupo de Investigación

Escritoras y Escritura, Universidad Internacional de Andalucía Sede de La

     Cartuja, España, 2007.

3Ziyad Mohammad Gogazeh, Ahmad Husein al-Afif. La lengua

     española: nacimiento, difusión e importancia. Dirasat

lilulum al-insaniyeh, University of Jordan, vol. (36), nomber (1), 2009.

 

 

4. La literatura infantil en España y en el mundo árabe: la función

     didáctica y lingüística del cuento en España y Jordania. AL-AFIF, Ahmad

     Husein – GOGAZEH, Ziyad Mohammad y AL-HARAHSHEH, Ahmad Al-

     Mishref, Revista internacional de Culturas y Literaturas. Universidad de

Sevilla.

  1. La literatura mística árabe y española: un estudio comparativo y traductológico. AL-AFIF, Ahmad Husein y GOGAZEH, Ziyad Mohammad.

Revista internacional de Culturas y Literaturas. Universidad de Sevilla. España

 

  1. 6. Ahmad Husein Al-Afif, Ziyad Mohammad Gogazeh, La presencia de la lengua y literatura española en el ámbito universitario jordano: el ejemplo de la universidad de Jordania, Philología Hispalenses Seville, Spain.(1/3/2011). ISSN 1132-0265

 

  1. Chapter in a book: ” La querella de las escritoras jordanas contemporáneas: Nabila Al-Jatib como ejemplo”. ISBN 978-84-15335-17-7.

 

  1. Al-Afif, Ahmad Husein, Los Mitos Violentos en la Cultura y la Literatura Árabe, Accepted for publication in 20/12/2014. Revista Internacional de Culturas y Literaturas, Seville, Spain. ISSN: 1885-3625.

 

  1. Mohammad Daher Ababneh, Ahmad Husein Issa Al-Afif, Sumisión y rebeldía en las obras de la escritora jordana Samihah Khreis: Jishjash como ejemplo. Accepted for publication in 22 April 2015. Revista Internacional de Culturas y Literaturas, Seville, Spain. ISSN: 1885-3625.

 

 

  1. Ahmad Husein Issa Al-Afif, La repercusión del Carácter de Federico García Lorca en los personajes de Yerma, Published in European Scientific Journal, May, 2015, Vol.11, No. 14. ISSN: 1857-7431 (Online), ISSN: 1857-7881 (Print).
  2. Ziyad Mohammad Gogazeh, Ahmad Husein Al-Afif, La Imagen Estereotipada de la Mujer en la Poesía Árabe: Traducción y Estudio. Published European Scientific Journal, July 2015, Vol. 11, No. 20., ISSN: 1857-7431 (Online), ISSN: 1857-7881 (Print).

 

  1. Ahmad Al-Afif, Mohammad Daher Ababneh y Teresa Castellano Jiménez, Escritoras Suicidas. Extracción de la Piedra de la Locura de Alejandra Pizarnik. Accepted for publication in 10 December 2015, Revista Internacional de Culturas y Literaturas, Seville, Spain. ISSN: 1885-3625.

 

 

  1. Ahmad Husein Al-Afif, El medio Ambiente y su Influencia en la Literatura de Mahmoud Darwich y Juan Ramón Jiménez: Estudio Comparativo. Published in European Scientific Journal, May, January 2016, Vol. 12, No. 2. ISSN: 1857-7431 (Online), ISSN: 1857-7881 (Print).

 

 

 

Research Area:

 

Translation, comparative studies between Arabic, Spanish and English, Literary Theory and Comparative Literature, Teaching and Learning Spanish as a Second or Foreign Language, Spanish Literature.

 

Academic Society Membership:

  

  1. Member of the Jordan Society for Quality.

 

  1. Member of the research group Escritoras y Escrituras, University of Seville, Spain.
  2. Member of the Red Crescent Society/ Jarash Branch.

 

Scholarships and Awards:

 

  1. Research scholarship, Spanish ministry of foreign affairs, University of Seville, Spain, 2007.
  2. Research scholarship, Spanish ministry of foreign affairs, University of Seville, Spain, 2008.
  3. Postgraduate scholarship (MA & Ph.D), Spanish ministry of foreign affairs, University of Seville, Spain, 2001- 2004).
  4. Postgraduate Scholarship (Ph.D), from the University of Jordan, University of Seville, Spain 2004- 2005.