Dr. Abdul-Massih Saadi is an assistant professor of Syriac and Arabic at Baylor University. For ten years, he taught Syriac and Arabic as a Teaching Professor at the University of Notre Dame, and for one year, he taught as Dr. Prof. of Syriac Studies at Mardin University.
He catalogued the Vööbus’ Syriac Manuscripts Collection, which is currently hosted by the Oriental Institute of the University of Chicago; likewise, he catalogued Mardin’s Syriac Manuscripts.
In addition to many articles he has written on Moshe Bar Kepha’s works, he edited and translated Moshe Bar Kepha’s encyclopedic work on The Commentary on Luke. In the biblical field, he translated the Syriac Bible (Peshitta) into Modern Syriac of Turabdin, and also co-translated it into Modern Standard Arabic, and the Mardini dialect.