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Mineralogist , researcher

Hani Nicola Khoury, Jordanian mineralogist, researcher. Certified in geology and mineralogy. Scholar Karl Duisberg Foundation, Federal German Geological Survey, 1971-1973, United States-Agency International Development, University Illinois, 1975-1978, Alexander von Humboldt, Germany, 1986-1987.

Background

Khoury, Hani Nicola was born on September 14, 1947 in Nablus, Jordan. Son of Nicola Yousif and Angail Najib Khoury.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Ain Shams University, Cairo, 1969. Master of Science, Ain Shams University, Cairo, 1974. Diploma, Federal German Geological Survey, Hanover, 1973.

Doctor of Philosophy, University Illinois, 1979.

Career

Mineralogist Natural Resources Authority, Amman, Jordan, 1969-1974. Lecturer University Jordan, 1974-1975, assistant professor, 1979-1984, acting chairman department geology, 1983-1986, associate professor, 1984-1988, professor, since 1988, vice dean faculty science, 1989-1993, chairman department geology, 1994-1997, vice dean faculty science, since 1997. Visiting professor Würzburg (Germany) University, 1986-1987.

Director Vocational Training Center, Nizwa, Oman, 1994. Chairman chemical wastes committee University Jordan, Amman, 1988-1993.

Achievements

  • Certified in geology and mineralogy.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor papers to professional publications.

Membership

Member Society of Control of Environmental Pollution, Royal Society for Conservation of Nature, Clay Minerals Society United States, Mineralogical Society London, Orthodox Club.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Music, camping, hiking.

Connections

Married Mai Yousif Bandak, June 28, 1981. Children: Leen, Muna, Ghassan, Zaid.

father:
Nicola Yousif

mother:
Angail Najib Khoury

spouse:
Mai Yousif Bandak

child:
Leen Khoury

child:
Muna Khoury

child:
Ghassan Khoury

child:
Zaid Khoury