Narbut’s industrial experience spans more than twelve years. She held progressively responsible positions in research, manufacturing, operations management and sales for companies involved in surface generation processes, including automotive, aerospace, steel, semiconductor and hard disk drive manufacturing. Her research experience includes both the theoretical and experimental in mechanical behavior of ceramic composites, glass/abrasive interfaces, grinding, lapping and polishing. Narbut has been a resident of Iraqi Kurdistan since 2004. Prior to joining AUIS, she taught at public universities in Koya and Sulaimani.