4080 Foreign Language Building, MC-168
707 S. Mathews Ave.
Urbana, IL 61801
Office: 4111 Foreign Languages Bldg.
Josephine teaches beginning, intermediate, and Levantine Colloquial courses of Arabic. She also taught intermediate intensive courses in the Summer Institute for the Languages of the Muslim World (SILMW) at The University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign (UIUC). Since arriving at UIUC in 2015, she regularly makes the “List of Teachers Ranked as Excellent by their Students.” Previously, she studied and taught Social Sciences in Lebanon. In 2015 - 2016 she developed the Arabic High School Program at UIUC. In 2018 she was certified for "Transitioning to Teaching Language Online" in synchronous and asynchronous modes from the University of Minnesota.
ARAB 201 Elementary Standard Arabic, level 1
ARAB 202 Elementary Standard Arabic, level 2
ARAB 210 Colloquial Arabic, Levantine dialect, level 1
ARAB 211 Colloquial Arabic, Levantine dialect, level 2
ARAB 403 Intermediate Standard Arabic, level 1
ARAB 404 Intermediate Standard Arabic, level 2
Additional Campus Affiliations
Center for Global Studies