The School of Arts & Sciences

Department of Humanities

Andree Affeich

Andree S. Affeich is a full-time faculty member at the Department of Humanities. She holds a Master of Translation, a Master of Advanced Studies in Foreign Languages and Cultures, and a Ph.D. in Multilingual Lexicology and Terminology; Translation from the University of Lyon II in France. Before Joining LAU, she was an assistant professor of Terminology and Translation at the Holy Spirit University of Kaslik (USEK) from 2010 till 2015, and an associate dean of the Faculty of Letters from 2012 till 2015.

In July 2016, she was awarded a Fulbright scholarship by the American government, whereby she joined North Carolina State University in Raleigh for faculty development and research matters. At NC State, she worked on a research project concerning the role of language ideology in translating news media with Dr. Walt Wolfram, a distinguished professor of sociolinguistics.

She is the first Lebanese and Arab researcher to be elected member of the Pan-Latin Terminology Network “REALITER” at the General Assembly held at the Royal Academy of Belgium-Brussels in June 2015.

She was a visiting professor at the University of Lyon II, and a visiting researcher at the University of Manouba, Tunisia; moreover, she is a translator and revisor of translations.

In 2002, she was awarded a merit scholarship by the French Ministry of Higher Education and Research to pursue research in France.

She is the author of books, scientific contributions, book reviews and articles on translation and terminology published in national and international journals. She is involved in many cultural activities and conferences, and is an invited poet to many national and international cultural events.

Selected Publications



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