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Telecommunications engineer

Hamzeh Mohammed Shaweesh, Palestinian telecommunications engineer. Certified radio engineer, telecommunications engineer. Recipient Jordan Star medal His Majesty King Hussain, Jordan, 1965, Commemorative Medal Man of Year, 1996, Presidential Seal of Honor Certified. Member Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Jordan Institute Engineers, British Institute Engineering Technology, Society Engineers England.

Background

Shaweesh, Hamzeh Mohammed was born on August 10, 1917 in Jerusalem. Came to Jordan, 1949. Son of Mohammed Musa and Khadijeh Hussain (Abu-Alkas) Shaweesh.

Education

Graduate in Secondary Education, Rashidieh University, Jerusalem, 1935. Apprenticeship in Electrical Installations, Wagner Factory, Jaffa, Palestine, 1937. Graduate in Telecommunications Engineering, Post, Telephone & Telegraph Institute, Jerusalem, 1940.

Career

Instructor telecommunications Palestine Post Office Engineering Institute, 1940-1942. Chief International Telecommunications Center, Ramleh Town Palestine, 1942-1946. Director Post Office Telecommunications Institute, Jaffa, 1946-1947.

Deputy divisional engineer West of Palestine, 1947-1948. Radio dealer, 1948-1949. Telecommunications engineer Jordan Post, Telephone & Telegraph, 1949-1955, senior radio engineer, 1955-1956.

Senior engineer radio, long distance communications, auto exchanges div. Engineering and International Centers, 1957-1961. Chief projects planning div., 1961-1964.

Chief engineer Minister of Communications, 1964-1965, assistant under secretary Amman, Jordan, 1965-1971. Appointed executive director telecommunications and electrical div. Development Office Company Ltd., 1971-1986.

Member mission to United Kingdom to specialize in Microwave System, September 1956.

Achievements

  • Certified radio engineer, telecommunications engineer.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author technical papers published on various conferences.

Membership

Member Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Jordan Institute Engineers, British Institute Engineering Technology, Society Engineers England.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Tennis, amateur radio, electronic experiments, preparing technical papers.

Connections

Married Subhieh Mahmoud Al-Turk, April 25, 1940. Children: Ayda, Wijdan, Hajar, Mohammed, Musa, Radwan, Montaha, Issa, Iman, Khadijeh.

father:
Mohammed Musa Shaweesh

mother:
Khadijeh Hussain (Abu-Alkas) Shaweesh

spouse:
Subhieh Mahmoud Al-Turk

child:
Ayda Shaweesh

child:
Wijdan Shaweesh

child:
Hajar Shaweesh

child:
Mohammed Shaweesh

child:
Musa Shaweesh

child:
Radwan Shaweesh

child:
Montaha Shaweesh

child:
Issa Shaweesh

child:
Iman Shaweesh

child:
Khadijeh Shaweesh