Name: Rozgar Yousif Omar
Place of Birth: Erbil
Date of Birth: 5 May 1986
Marital Status: Married
Lecturer at Salahaddin University-Erbil
December 2013 – Present
Translator at Freelance Translator
October 2006 - Present
Consultant at HIWAYFIRDOWS Ltd. (ACP & Glasses)
June 2015 – May 2017
Lead Technician Coordinator at Ulterra – Oil PDC Drilling Bits
For 2 Weeks in November, 2014
General Manager at Awtar Plaza Hotel
June 2010 – August 2010 (2 months)
Procurement Logistics & Machinery Specialist at Armada Company Ltd.
July 2005 – August 2010 (5 years)
Administrative Assistant at Azad Bureau Office
July 2006 - September 2006 (3 months)
University of Newcastle (UK)
MA in Linguistics, 2012-2013
Кубанский государственный университет (Kuban State University)
Russian Certificate, Language Course, 2010-2011
BA in Translation, 2005-2009
Honours and Awards
Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research, KRG
Top Ten Student/BA
Department of Translation, College of Languages, SUE
Judicial Council, License 4/2014 November 2014
Salahaddin University-Erbil, License MT15 March 2014
Languages: Kurdish, English, Arabic, and Russian
Publications and Activities
- Omar, R. and Jawzal, N. 2020. English lexical enrichment: methods and their frequency/productivity in 1785, 1885, and 1985 (in print).
- Jawzal N. and Omar, R. 2020. The Loss of English Directional Adverbs: An Empirical Study. ZANCO Journal of Humanity Sciences (JAHS), Volume 24 (3) 315-324.
- Kareem, M., Omar, R. and Ghazi, A. 2018. Narratology: Applying Simpson’s Modality in Kafka’s The Judgement. Scientific Journal of Cihan University-Erbil, 2 (1) 91-99.
- Omar, R., 2017. Problems and strategies of translating Gogol’s Шинель (Shinel) from Russian and English versions into Kurdish. Journal of Raparin University, 4 (11) 25-32.
- Storied Land: Kurdish Culture Through The Eyes of Russian Scholars (Russian into Kurdish, 2015).
- The Virtual ‘Caliphate’: Understanding Islamic State’s Propaganda Strategy (English into Kurdish, 2015).
▪ Training, Garnet Education, October 2013
▪ Course, Teaching Methods MT15, March 2014
▪ Speaker at West Asia Mathematical School WAMS-CIMPA Conference, December 2015
▪ Examination Committee Member, 2016
▪ Open Speaker at West Asia Mathematical School WAMS-CIMPA Conference, December 2016
▪ Organizing committee member at 6th International Conference and Workshops on Basic and Applied Sciences (6th ICOWOBAS), March 2017
▪ Examination Committee Member, 2017
▪ ‘Lexical Innovation in English’ seminar at International University of Erbil, September 2017
▪ Examination Committee Member, 2018
▪ Organizing committee member at Second International Conference of Mathematics in Erbil (SICME), February 2019
▪ Conference Secretary at Second International Conference of Mathematics in Erbil (SICME), February 2019
▪ Organizing committee member at Gathering Mathematics Researchers: Meeting with Caucher Birkar, April 2019
▪ Examination Committee Member, 2019
▪ Mathematics Department Coordinator, 2019
▪ Departmental Head of Mathematics, 1st Semester Examination Committee, 2019-2020
▪ Departmental Head of Mathematics, 2nd Semester Examination Committee, 2019-2020
Awtar Plaza Hotel
Firefighting Course, 2010