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The University of Jordan

Monther AbdelJabbar
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Associate Professor
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The University of Jordan
Khanfar has been associate professor at the University of Jordan's Department of Chemistry since 2011. He has earned a BSc in chemistry at Mutah University, Jordan, in 1992; a MSc in chemistry at the UJ in 1995; and a PhD in chemistry at Tübingen University, Germany, in 2001. Khanfar has contributed to the development of several academic interactive teaching courses both at the UJ and at the Hashemite University in Jordan, and has been involved in the translation of a textbook. Khanfar has been cooperating with other scientists and contributed in some conferences. In parallel, spending one or two semester(s) at other universities for teaching-experience exchange with other scientist members. Several proposals were approved from international funding institutes which also develop the collaboration with international scientist, specifically in Germany and Canada. Transferring the European knowledge is one of the most important benefits.To achieve the third direction, cooperation is established with some local pharmaceutical companies to improve the chemistry/pharmaceutical industries in Jordan. Supervisory in graduated students, who work in this field, strengthen this cooperation.
Sustainable Development Goals: 
4 - Quality education
9 - Industry, innovation and infrastructure
11 - Sustainable cities and communities
17 - Partnerships for the goals
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Inorganic Chemistry, Fluorine Chemistry, Organometallic
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05-Chemical Sciences
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TWAS Arab Regional Partner (TWAS-AREP)
Last updated on 13/03/2018