Dr. Wassim Shahin
Dean of the School of Business,
Dr. Wassim Shahin joined LAU as Associate Professor in
February in 1993. He was appointed Director of the Business School in February
1994 and Dean of the School of Business in October 1996.
Dr. Shahin had his BA in Economics from the American
University of Beirut and his PH.D. in Economics specializing in Money and
Banking and International Finance from Indiana University Bloomington.
Prior to joining LAU he worked as Assistant Professor
and Associate Professor with tenure at Depauw University, Indiana, in Economics
and as a visiting Assistant Professor and Associate Professor, Department
of Business Economics, the School of Business at Indiana University, Bloomington.
Dr. Shahin has authored 3 books and over 20 publications
in academic journals. He is currently the founding Editor of the Academic
Journal Review of Middle-East Economics and Finance, published by Taylor
and Francis and Sponsored by LAU.
Dr. Shahin is also a member of the Board of Directors
of many Institutes namely the National Institute of Deposit Guarantees (representing
the Lebanese Government), KAFALAT, the Middle East Economics Association
located in the U.S. and member of the municipality of Monsef.