COURSES TAUGHT

  • • Plant Tissue Culture (MS program).
  • • Plant Cell Culture
  • • Plant Science 101
  • • Genetic Engineering 423
  • • Plant Production 423
  • Plant Propagation
  • Crop Physiology
  • Vegetable Production
  • Deciduous Fruit Trees Production
  • Nursery Management
  • Practical Training in Agriculture
  • Floriculture
  • Practices in Vegetable Production

ACADEMIC RANKS

Rank University Country Date
Professor Jordan University of Science and Technology Jordan 2001
Professor Jordan University of Science and Technology Jordan 2001
Associate Professor Jordan University of Science and Technology Jordan 1997

QUALIFICATION

Degree Institute Specialization Country Date
Phd University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign Horticulture Plant Biotechnology August 1990
Masters Degree University of Jordan Plant Production February 1986
Bachelors Degree University of Jordan February 1984

WORK EXPERIENCE

Job Title Institute Country Time Period
Professor, Department of Agricultural Biotechnology and Genetic En-gineering, Faculty of Agriculture technology, Al-Ahliyya Amman University, Amman, Jordan February 2021 - March Present
Chair,Scientifc committee, Shoman Foundation. Jordan, November 2019 - March Present
Member, Shoman Foundation Fund Higher Committee, Shoman Foundation. Jordan November 2019 - March Present
Member, College of Reviewers, Research Quality Plus (RQ+), IDRC, Ottawa, Canada November 2019 - March Present
International Advisory Board; Jordan Journal of Earth and Environmental Sciences (JJEES). The Hashemite University, Zarqa –Jordan. July 2019 - March Present
• President Jordan Society for Scientific Research; Entrepreneurship and Innovation; Amman-Jordan February 2019 - March Present
• Executive Secretary The Association of Agricultural Research Institutions in the Near East and North Africa ( AARINENA), Jordan February 2019 - March Present
Member Agriculture partnership Council, Amman- Jordan January 2019 - March Present
Council Center Member Hmadi Mango Center for Scentific Research. The University of Jordan. Amman –Jordan. October 2018 - March Present
Member of the Board of Trustees Petra University, Jordan November 2017 - March Present
Member of the editorial board of Jarash University Journal of Agricultural Sciences Jarash University Journal of Agricultural Sciences, Jerash – Jordan January 2017 - March Present
Member of Health Environment and Population Committee, The Senate. September 2016 - September 2020
Member of Agriculture and Water Committee, Agriculture and Water Committee, The Senate September 2016 - September 2020
Member of Education Committee, Education Committee, The senate. September 2016 - September 2020
Member Health and Enviroment Comitte, Health and Enviroment Comitte, The Senat. September 2016 - September 2020
Minister Ministry of Agriculture June 2016 - September 2016
Vice President. Jordan Society for Scientific Research. Amman-Jordan March 2015 - February 2019
Member, of the Panel of Referees The El Hassan bin Talal Award for Scientific Ex-cellence. Amman, Jordan. January 2013 - December 2013
President Mutah University April 2013 - June 2016
President of Branch University of Jordan\Aqaba Branch April 2012 - March 2013
Editor, Jordan Journal for Agricultural Sciences, April 2012 - April 2016
Member in the Committee of " Format the Second National Report on the implementation of the Cartagena Protocol on Biosafety. Ministry of Environment. Amman, Jordan. January 2011 - April 2011
Vice President University of Jordan October 2011 - March 2013
University Board Member, University of Jordan, September 2010 - April 2013
Member, Technical Committee, Agriculture and Veterinary Scientific Research. Ministry of Higher Education, January 2010 - January 2013
Member, The Higher Committee for Agriculture Research and Extension, Center of Agriculture Research and Extension, January 2010 - January 2015
Member, WHOS WHO in Agriculture Higher Education. January 2010 - January 2015
Dean, Institute of Agriculture Research, Extension, Training and Education University of Jordan, Amman, Jordan. December 2009 - October 2010
Member, Degrees and Certificate Monitoring Committee. Ministry of Higher Education, Jordan. November 2009 - August 2010
Member, Agriculture Curriculum Supervising Committee, Ministry of Education. Amman, Jordan. January 2009 - January 2013
Member, Committee, Research Priorities in Jordan (Agriculture and Veternary). The Higher Council for Science and Technology, Amman, Jordan. January 2009 - January 2010
Professor Department of Horticulture and Agronomy, College of Agriculture, University of Jordan, Amman, Jordan. January 2008 - April Present
Faculty Board Member Faculty of Agriculture, University of Jordan, Amman, Jordan. September 2008 - August 2009
Laws and legislations Jordan Senate September 2006 - September 2020
Dean, College of Agriculture .Jordan University of Science and Technology, Irbid, Jordan October 2002 - August 2005
Professor Department of Plant Production, College of Agriculture, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Irbid, Jordan. August 2001 - August 2008
Director, Center for Agriculture Research and Production Center for Agriculture Research and Production. Jordan University of Science and Technology. Irbid-Jordan. March 1993 - August 1995

RESEARCH INTERESTS

RESEARCHES & PUBLICATIONS

CONFERENCES & WORKSHOPS

Conference Title Type of Participation Location Date
1. The First International Conference “Women in Academia. Conference Supreme Steering Committee & Moderator: Fourth Theme: Academies and Challenges. Amman-Jordan. 20-21/1/2021. Paper/Poster January 2021
2. The 22nd conference Of The Islamic World Academy Of Sciences (IAS). Landscape Of Science,Technology And Innovation In The Islamic Countries. 1.Dec.2020 Paper/Poster December 2020
3. Online Press Conference held By The Department of Antiquities (DOA) and The Jordan Society for Scientific Research, Entrepreneurship and Creativity (JSSREC) on the Euro-pean Union Funded Project within the ENI CBCMED Programme ICT Mediterranean Platform for UNESCO Cultural Heritage – iHERITAGEAmman, December, 23 , 2020 at 11am. Paper/Poster AND Participate in the organization of Conference December 2020
4. The Ninth Scientific Research Conference in Jordan, Chaiman of the Conference; Jordan Society for Scientific Research; Entrepreneurship and Innovation. The University of Jor-dan, Amman Saturday ; 9/11/2019. Paper/Poster December 2019
5. Rida A. Shibli; Reham W. Tahtamouni ; Tamara S. Al-Qudah and Nasser S AlKhalifah. The climate change and its implications on agricultural and dates production . Second Scientific conference of Jordanian Society for Date Palm. Intercontenetal Amman Jordan; 17/10/2019. Paper/Poster October 2019
6. 5th International Economic Conference. The Jordanian economy in two decades: tremen-dous achievements and challenges. Petra University & Jordan Society for Scientific Re-search; Entrepreneurship and Innovation. July. 2019. Petra University; Amman –Jordan Paper/Poster July 2019
Tracking growth, biochemical responses and ion uptake in Paronychia argentea microplants grown in vitro under salinity induced envi-ronmentThe 16th Jordanian Chemical Conference. The University of Jordan, Amman, 10 October 2019. Paper/Poster October 2019
Conserving forest plants in semi-arid mountains: A holistic Approach . First International Conference on Semi-arid Mountain Environments." Environment and Sustainable Development in Asir region" . Abha, Saudi Arabia September 16-19, 2019. Paper/Poster September 2019
9. 1st International UOP Engineering symposium. Honorable speaker. Climate Change Ad-aptation Strategies. 25. July, 2019. Petra University, Amman- Jordan Paper/Poster July 2019
“In Vitro Production Of Secondary Metabolites From Medicinal Plants Growing In Jor-dan: A Review”. International Congress On Natural Products (Icnp 2018) : From Plants And Co-Products To Medicaments And Bio-Agriculture. Hammamet– Tunisia – 8 to10 November . 2018. Paper/Poster November 2018
12. Climate Change and its impact on Agriculture. Eighth Scientific Agricultural Conference (ESAC-2018 Faculty of Agriculture of Mutah University, Karak, Jordan . 15-17 October, 2018 Paper/Poster October 2018
13. Exploring the antibacterial potential of Lantana camara L. extracts collected from in vivo and vitro grown plant material.The 5th Middle East Molecular Biology Congress and Ex-hibition". 3 to 6 . October 2018 at King Hussein bin Talal Convention Centre - Dead Sea (Jordan Paper/Poster October 2018
14. 1st Jordanian international Date Palm Festival. Scientific Symposium on Majedool Dates Palm. Conservation of date palm (Phoenix dactylifera L.) genetic resources. Jordan Dates Association, October . 22 .2018. Amman – Jordan Paper/Poster October 2018
14. 1st Jordanian international Date Palm Festival. Scientific Symposium on Majedool Dates Palm. Conservation of date palm (Phoenix dactylifera L.) genetic resources. Jordan Dates Association, October . 22 .2018. Amman – Jordan Paper/Poster October 2018
15. International Conference on Investing in Youth. (“Leaving No Adolescent and Youth Behind, Reaching the Invisible and the Furthest Behind. 19-20 October 2018 , Astana, Kazakhstan Paper/Poster October 2018

CONSULTING & TRAINING COURSES

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THESIS SUPERVISION

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AWARDS AND SCHOLARSHIP

Title Location Date
• The 2019 'Best Paper Award’ published by the Sultan Qabous University (SQU) Agricultural and Marine Sciences Journal. Paper entitled"Improving Solanin production in in-vitro cultures of Solanum nigrum L. using different chemical and physical factors". Sultan Qaboos University. Oman. 2019
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Arab Fund Fellowship Program Award, Distinguished Scholars, Arab Fund for Social Development, Kuwait. 2005
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