Asst. Lecturer, Librarian

Email: emmanuel.balkati@catuc.org


Born at Manchock – Oku, Bui Division in the North West Region of Cameroon. Attended school at GS Bamunka – Ndop, GHS Kumbo, Faculty of Letters and Social Sciences – University of Yaounde and the Advanced School of Translators and Interpreters (ASTI) – University of Buea.

Qualifications:MA Translation – Advanced School of Translators and Interpreters, University of Buea

Working Experience:

Language Teacher (French & English): St. Pius X Teacher Training College, Tatum

 – Part timeInstructor of Metalanguage in Health (French & English): Catholic School of Health Sciences, Shisong; Baptist Training School for Health Personnel, Banso

– Assistant Lecturer: Functional French, Français appliqué aux sciences de la santé, English for Medical Profession, Use of English – Catholic University of Cameroon (CATUC)

– Librarian: School of Health and Medical Sciences, Kumbo& CATUC Bamenda

– Freelance Translator (FRENCH > ENGLISH / ENGLISH > FRENCH)

Research Interest:I have carried out research in Translation to/from African Languages. I intend to embark on research in Applied Linguistics, Medical, Scientific and Technical Translation from French into English

Publications (Journal Articles and Books/Book Chapters):

  • Semantic and Syntactic Elements in the Translation of Rhetorical Questions in I Corinthians from English into the Oku language