Noonik H. Darbinyan
2008 - 2014: YSU, Romance and Germanic Languages faculty, Foreign Literature, PhD
2006 - 2008: YSU, The Faculty of Armenian Philology, foreign literature and theory of literature, MA (Thesis: The Novels of William Golding)
1997 - 2001: IRI, Shahid Beheshti University, Geology, BA

Academic Degree
2014: Awarded the degree of Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Philology, (Dissertation: The Prose of Jack Kerouac)

Professional Experience
2002 - 2003: IRI, Iran Khak engineering consulting company, Geologist
2004 - 2006: IRI, Alik daily newspaper, Editor of Cultural Section/Editor Assistant of Literature section
2010 - 2012: RA, Horizon of Expectations, English Language Tutor
2012 - 2016: RA, English language Tutor
2016 - 2018: RA, Welfare Travel and Tour, Persian Language translator
2017: Recent, RA, YSU, Faculty of Oriental Studies, Department of Iranian Studies, Lecturer

Academic Courses
The Fundaments of Iranian Culture and Ethics
Introduction to the History and Theory of Eastern Religions
Contemporary Persian Language (written texts and colloquial language)
Iranian-Armenian comparative Literature
Iranian-Armenian historic-cultural

Scale of Professional Interests
Iranian Culture and Literature, Eastern Religions and Cultures, Semiotics, history of Art, Contemporary Art

Armenian, English, Persian (Fluent)
Spanish, Arabic (good)
Russian, French (reading and translating using a dictionary)

International Conferences and Seminars
USA, Armenia

Social Activities
Member of Iranian-Armenian writers association (Board Member 2001 - 2005)
Member of Iranian-Armenian University Association (Board member 1998 - 2002)

Noonik H. Darbinyan

Assistant | Faculty of Oriental Studies - Chair of Iranian Studies