Dr. Raed Mustafa Abdelrahim has been the Director of the Arabic for Non-Natives program at An Najah National University since 2010. Previously, Dr. Raed was an associate professor of Arabic for Non-Natives at the University of Jordan for 7 years then instructed at Saudi Arabia University for Girls from 2003-2007 before returning to Palestine and establishing the Arabic for Non-Natives program at An Najah. He has developed specialized Arabic language instruction incorporating different academic subject matters such as political science, social studies, and literature. In addition, Dr. Raed has developed uniquely tailored Arabic lesson plans for diplomats of all levels.
Dr. Raed's primary pastime and true passion is working on perfecting the art of teaching Arabic to Non-Natives and this is proven through the 10 books he’s authored for non-native Arabic speakers. He also enjoys reading, playing volleyball, and table tennis. Dr. Raed has three children with his beautiful wife, Ms. Basima.