Dr. Mandana Nakhai
Dean, School of Humanities, Dean of the Honors Program and Distinguished Professor of English
Dr. Mandana Nakhai is the Dean of Concordia College New York’s School of Humanities, Dean of the Honors Program, and Distinguished Professor of English. With dual expertise in college composition as well as literature and critical theory, Dr. Nakhai has taught an array of courses in the College’s English program. She pioneered the establishment of Concordia’s Writing Center and Writing Across the Curriculum program in 1989. Her twenty-eight years of service at Concordia College includes teaching and administrative experiences at various levels. Dr. Nakhai holds a B.A., M.A. and Ph.D. from the University of Tennessee.