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Rihab Sawah | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: May 17, 2015

Rihab Sawah

Arabic, English, Poetry, Translation
   United States
  |   St. Charles, MO
  |  4:12 pm Local Time

Overview

I have been a college professor of physics since 1999. I have developed physics curricula (for young and college-age learners) using the Socratic method of inquiry. Furthermore, I teach the Arabic language in college. In addition, I translate from Arabic to English (and vice versa), and write poetry in both languages. I also hold a Master of Arts degree in history, specializing in Islamic science history. I have been a guest lecturer dozens of times on topics ranging from science history to Middle Eastern cultural topics; I have lectured...

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Professor of Physics and Astronomy
Guest Lecturer on several Middle East Cultural Topics
Poet (Arabic and English)
Hatha Yoga Teacher (according to the dynamic method)
Producer and Host of a cultural radio program on Community Radio
Translation English Arabic
English To Arabic Translation Skills Test
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Translation Arabic English
Teach Arabic

Employment

Jane's House of Wellbeing
Hatha Yoga Teacher
2012 - Present
Teach Hatha yoga according to the dynamic yoga method.
St. Louis Community College
Associate Professor
2009 - Present
Teach college physics courses (calculus and algebra based), astronomy, and Arabic. Created a Global Citizen certificate program. Currently coordinate the program on campus.
KOPN 89.5 FM, Community Radio
Producer and Host
2001 - Present
Producer and host of the radio program 'Arab Music Arab Culture'. The program is cultural at heart where the listeners are taken on a journey into the heart of Arab culture to capture its rich...
Freelance Translator
Contractor
1995 - Present
English-Arabic and Arabic-English translations. This includes poetry and all literary texts, history, political, religious as well as academic curricula.
Moberly Area Community College
Associate Professor
1999 - 2009
Taught college physics courses, astronomy, engineering statics, and Arabic.

Education

University of Missouri-Columbia
Master of Science in Physics
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University of Missouri-St. Louis
M.A. in Hisotry emphasis: Islamic science history
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University of Missouri-Columbia
Bachelor of Science in Mathematics
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University of Missouri-Columbia
Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering
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