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Chemistry educator

Afif Mahmoud Seyam, Israeli, Jordanian chemistry educator. Certified science and chemistry. Recipient United Nations Refugees Work Agency scholarship United Nations, Cairo, 1963-1966, United Nations Educational fellowships United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization/United Nations, Paris, 1970-1972, University Jordan fellowships, Amman, 1972-1974, Fulbright award, Washington, 1977.

Background

Seyam, Afif Mahmoud was born on December 5, 1942 in Jerusalem. Arrived in Jordan, 1948. Son of Mahmoud Yaqoub and Fahmeth Mostafa (Kerish) Seyam.

Education

Bachelor of Science with honors, Cairo (Egypt) University, 1966. Master of Science, Doctor of Philosophy, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, 1974.

Career

Teacher science Ministry Education, Mecca, Saudi Arabia, 1966-1967. Graduate assistant University Jordan, Amman, 1967-1970, Northwestern University, Evanston, 1970-1973. Assistant professor chemistry University Jordan, Amman, 1974-1981, associate professor chemistry, 1982-1993, professor chemistry, since 1994.

Consultant Northwestern University, Evanson, 1977, visiting assistant professor chemistry, 1980-1981, visiting associate professor chemistry, 1986-1987, 93-94.

Achievements

  • Certified science and chemistry.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Inventor in field.

Membership

Fellow Jordanian Fulbright Alumni. Member American Chemical Society, Jordanian Chemical Society, Northwestern Alumni.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Tennis, swimming, reading.

Connections

Married Maha Mohamed Kawasmeh, July 25, 1974. Children: Alá, Bahá, Mahmoud, Dana.

father:
Mahmoud Yaqoub Seyam

mother:
Fahmeth Mostafa (Kerish) Seyam

spouse:
Maha Mohamed Kawasmeh

child:
Alá Seyam

child:
Bahá Seyam

child:
Mahmoud Seyam

child:
Dana Seyam