Hourani Center for Applied Scientific Research (HCASR)




  • Promote and facilitate collaborative and/or interdisciplinary research and enhancement of research networking capacity and infrastructure.
  • Increase and effectively manage the resources and research support for its members and the wider university and/or research community.
  • Provide education and training in research and related skills, especially for graduate and undergraduate students and thereby enhance the academic programs of their constituent academic units.
  • Contribute to the university’s strategic educational and research missions and to support synergies between research, teaching and learning.
  • Enhance the reputation of its members, the constituent academic units, and the university through the quality of its work.