Mr. Mahdi S Suleiman (Mahdi Khoshnam) is a lecturer of Persian Language and Literature- in Salahaddin University of Erbil-Kurdistan Region of Iraq. He has been in the Persian language department College of Languages/Salahaddin University of Erbil-Kurdistan Region of Iraq from 2003 to 2017. He has been teaching undergraduate courses in Literary Texts, Literary Techniques, history of literature, Poetic Meters(Arūḍ) and etc. He is currently teaching in the Department of Kurdish/College of Eduction Makhmour/Salahaddin University of Erbil. 

 His academic title was changed in 2009 from assistant lecturer to lecturer and in 2022 from lecturer to assistant professor.