Department of Translation faculty of Languages

Full name

Thuraya Bashir Mohamed Elwifati


Master degree

Academic Rank

Assistant Professor


Thuraya Bashir Elwifati is an Assistant Professor at Translation Department, Faculty of Languages. Since her appointment, she has been assigned to teach a number of academic courses related to translation/applied linguistics and the supervision of a number of graduation projects.  Thuraya has undertaken a number of translation and localization projects.  Throughout her career with us, she succeeded in bringing together her practical experience and academic knowledge in translation carrying out a number of specialized courses in the Translation of Legal contracts, Medical Translation and the terminology of International Trade, besides her academic participation in a number of international and local conferences.


Research Interests

Translation Studies, Discourse Analysis, Semantics & Pragmatics, and Language & Ideology

External Activities

Conference Presentations:

Translation Day, Faculty of Languages, Tripoli University (1st October, 2015)

- The Word: Aspects of Research, Liepāja University, Latvia. (2016) - International Conference of Linguistics: Bridging Languages & Cultures, Ventspils University, Latvia (14-15- Sept., 2017

- Wahbi Al-Buri Cutural Center, Benigazi – Libya (Translation and Labor Market), 2019.

- Translation & Linguistics Conference, Omar Al-Mukhtar University (OMU), Libya, 2019 - Libyan Women’s Conference for Recent Studies (LWCRS-2021)

- Libya’s International Conference on Translation Studies, 1st Oct., 2022 – Tripoli University

Awards: Award for Distinguished Work received by Ministry of State & Women's Affairs, 28 Dec, 2021

Committee Memberships:  Member of External Audit Quality Assurance Team on Higher Education Institutions, Appointed by the National Center for Quality Assurance & Accreditation , Tripoli.

Last Audit Visits: Al-Rifaq University, Department of English Linguistics (2 – 5th Oct., 2022) 

Head of the Scientific Committee for Teaching Assistance Placement Exam, As per the decree of President of Tripoli University, of 2022. 

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Conference paper

Thuraya Bashir El-Wifati (12-2017)
المؤتمر العلمي الواحد والعشرين : (الكلمة) بجامعة ليبايا “The Word: Aspects of Research - لاتفيا, 21(2017)
ثريا البشير الويفاتي, ثريا البشير الويفاتي, أ. أحلام محمود الشائبي (12-2021)
Development and Institute of Economic Social Researches (İKSAD), الصفحات 275-291

Journal Article

Thuraya Bashir El-Wifati (2-2018)
Translation and Interpreting Program of Baltic International Academy, Latvian Association of Translators & Interpreters
Thuraya Bashir El-Wifati (5-2021)
مجلة الدراسات الجامعية للبحوث الشاملة (USRIJ), pp. 1709-1723

Book Chapter

ثريا البشير محمد الويفاتي (12-2020)
المركز العربي الديمقراطي - المكتبة الألمانية, pp. 223-240

Master Thesis

Thuraya Bashir El-Wifati (12-2004)
الأكاديمية الليبية للدراسات العليا

Unpublished work