Hala Younes is an Architect (D.P.L.G.) and Assistant Professor of Architecture and Landscape
design at the School of Architecture and Design at the Lebanese American University. She
graduated in 1993 and holds a D.E.A. in Geography and Planning from La Sorbonne Paris 4,
focusing on urban dynamics in Mount Lebanon. As educator, Hala Younes leads design studios
and courses involving the relation between architecture and landscape. Before LAU, she taught
at the Lebanese University, the American University of Beirut, and ENSA Marne la Vallée in France.
Hala Younes is also an architect, practicing in France and Lebanon with a focus on history and
cultural landscape as design initiators.