Based on the recommendation of the Appointment & Promotion Committee, the Deans' Council decided at its meeting no. (7) held on Oct. 18, 2017 to approve the Promotion of Dr. Wajdi Al-Awaida to the rank of Associate Professor, effective as of the date of this decision.
Dr. Al-Awaida, Chair of Biology and Biotechnology Department at the American University of Madaba (AUM), published 19 peer-reviewed articles with distinguished impact factors. He has national and international co-joints projects with well-known scientists in the field of cancer treatment using different directly and indirectly. Dr. Wajdy Alawaida was a co-investigator in a research grant proposal from the Scientific Research Support Fund (SRF) in Jordan for an amount of US $140,000. The title of the research is "Synthesis and Bioassay study of novel cyclooxygenase-2 inhibitors: Phase One."