Centre for Continuing Education

Nejmeh Habib

Nejmeh Habib


Dr Nejmeh Habib is a dedicated teacher and lecturer, a researcher and a creative writer. She is the author of From Australia: Contemporary Literary Faces (2006), ...And the children Pay the Price, short stories (2001), A spring that doesn’t Blossom (2003) and Humanitarian Patterns in the Literature of Ghassan Kanafani (1999).

Dr Habib is a well known literary figure in the Arabic community in Australia. In 2006, she earned The International Literary Award of Jubran Khalil Jubran, and in 2004, the grant of Australia council for Arts. She has published many literary articles in well-known Arabic journals such as Al-Karmel, Al-Kalimah, An-Najah University Research Journal and others. She has published articles and short stories in English in Australia.

Nejmeh has been a teacher and a lecturer in the Arabic language and in literature for around thirty years. She always develops her abilities and techniques to meet the requirements of her students.

Dr Habib has worked as a lecturer at Sydney University since early 2002, working at both The Department of Arabic and Islamic Studies and the Centre for Continuing Education. Student feedback confirms that Nejmeh is a very successful teacher.

Nejmeh Habib. Class List.