Sussan Moinfar
Roshan Institute Lecturer in Persian Studies, Associate Director in Cultural Programming and Development

Sussan Moinfar is a lecturer and Associate Director for Cultural Programing and Development at  Roshan Institute for Persian Studies.  She moved to the US as a teenager, attended high school in Texas, and graduated with a degree in Architectural Engineering from The University of Texas at Austin. She was a lecturer in Persian and program director at the Princeton University Department of Near Eastern Studies (Spring 2004-2010). Prior to joining the University of Maryland, she was a lecturer in Persian and directed the Persian program at George Mason University's Department of Modern and Classical Languages (Spring 2011-2013).