School of Architecture and Design Assistant Dean
Sophie Khayat joined LAU as a part-time faculty member in 2001, then became an Adjunct faculty from 2012 to 2016, until she was appointed as a full-time faculty.
She earned her Diplôme d’Etudes Supérieures (D.E.S.) in Interior Architecture from Académie Libanaise des Beaux-Arts (ALBA) in 1995. The following year, she launched her own company “Sophie Khayat Interior Architect” and has been working ever since in interior architecture, furniture design, exhibition design and art direction for movies. Khayat has also been teaching various courses and studios at LAU’s School of Architecture and Design.