Lore Baeten (BE) is visiting language professor for Arabic at the College of Europe. She is specialized in the Middle-East and holds a Masters degree in Eastern Languages and Civilizations from Ghent University. Afterwards she continued studying at INALCO in Paris (FR), DEAC in Cairo (EG) and IFPO in Damascus (SY), where she lived and worked for 4 years.
She teaches Arabic linguistics at the Faculty of Arts of KU Leuven University, Belgium.
She also works as translator and is board member of Moussem Nomadic Arts Center.