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Areas of Expertise
Online language lecturer and developer; Dari and Pashto languages.
Rahman Arman is originally from Afghanistan. In 2005, he graduated from the Faculty Medical School of Herat University and received his M.D. as a general practitioner.
Arman joined Indiana University’s Center for Languages of the Central Asian Region in October 2007 as a Pashto material developer and soon started teaching advanced Pashto classes for the Department of Central Eurasian Studies. He has many years of experience developing Pashto and Dari material. He has published Dari introductory and intermediate textbooks that have been published by Georgetown University Press.
Currently, he creates Dari and Pashto materials for online classes. Arman has been promoted to senior lecturer for 2017.View full bio
Native speaker of Pashto and Dari; fluent in Farsi and English; good language skills in Urdu and Hindi.
Writer of poetry and freelance translator in Dari and Pashto languages