Associate Professor, 2012-present, Communication Arts Department (Theatre), The Lebanese American University.
Co-founder of Beirut 8:30 (a theater company), 2011-present.
Head of the Jury for the Prize of Dr. Sheikh El-Sultan Bin Mohammad El-Qasimi, Festival du Théâtre Arabe, Rabat, 2015.
Lina Abyad has directed more than 30 plays of which are the following:
Received the "Prize of his Highness Sheikh Dr. Sultan bin Mohammed Al-Qassimi" for the "Dictator", as best theatrical work for the year 2013, Sharjah, 2013.
Received the Mellon Award by the American University of Beirut (AUB) for producing the play "Tea with Biscuits in Prison" - a collective creation, Beirut, 2011.