Carnegie Mellon University

Erik Helin

Erik Helin

Special Lecturer, Carnegie Mellon-Qatar

Address Department of Modern Languages, Carnegie Mellon University in Qatar, Education City – Qatar Foundation, P.O. Box 24866, Doha, Qatar


Erik Helin is a Spanish instructor teaching and coordinating elementary and intermediate Spanish courses. Prior to joining Carnegie Mellon University in Qatar, he taught Spanish at University of Pittsburgh in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, and in his homeland Sweden. In addition to his teaching experience, Helin has worked in translation as both translator and project manager. He holds a bachelor's degree in travel and tourism with a minor in Spanish; a master's degree in international trade and Spanish from Eastern Michigan University; and a certificate in teaching Spanish as a foreign language from Falun University in Sweden.


M.A., Eastern Michigan University

Courses Taught

• 82-141 Elementary Spanish I
• 82-142 Elementary Spanish II
• 82-241 Intermediate Spanish I
• 82-242 Intermediate Spanish II
• 82-281 Tutoring for Community Outreach (Fall 2009)


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