Raja Nasr

Raja Nasr (no photo)

Professor Emeritus

Academic Credentials

B.A., American University of Beirut
M.A., Ed.D., University of Michigan


Other Information

Teaching Area

  • Linguistics
  • Language teaching

Dr. Nasr has served on the faculty of Marymount University since 1990, specializing in courses associated with the teaching of English as a Second Language.

Dr. Nasr formerly served as the director of the Center for English Language Research and Teaching at the American University of Beirut. He was also a professor of Education and Applied Linguistics at the Beirut University College (now the Lebanese American University).

Dr. Nasr has trained teachers in 21 countries in four continents and has provided educational services to 16 governments of the Middle East and North and East Africa. He has lectured in several universities in different parts of the world and has authored more than 40 articles and 59 books in education, applied linguistics, and language teaching and learning. Among his books are two bilingual dictionaries.

Research Interests



Email: raja.nasr@marymount.edu