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Yasser Shahir SAMMAN

Yasser Shahir SAMMAN, Assistant Professor of Horticulture, Faculty of Agriculture, Riyadh University.

Background

  • SAMMAN, Yasser Shahir was born in 1937 in Damascus, Syria.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, University of California 1956. Master of Science, Cornell University, New York 1958, Doctor of Philosophy, Cornell University 1963.

    Career

    • Head of Department of Plant Production 1968-1971, Vice-Dean, Faculty of Agriculture, Riyadh University 1969-1971. Member of Council, Faculty of Agriculture, member of Scientific Council, Riyadh University. Participated actively in several symposia for agricultural guides and others dealing with development of agriculture in Saudi Arabia.

      Attended International Horticultural Conference, France 1958. Assistant Professor of Horticulture, Faculty of Agriculture, Riyadh University.

    Works

    • Research work on the adaptability of potatoes in Saudi Arabia (under publication).

    Religion

    Denomination: Sunni muslim

    Views

    Intellect and knowledge should be promoted. Everything that weakens it, such as drugs and alcohol, should be forbidden. People should stay away from them, because non-corrupted intellect is the basis of the moral responsibility in every society.

    Personality

    Interests

    Gardening.

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