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Geneticist educator

Wajih Mousa Owais, Jordanian geneticist educator. Member Environmental Mutagen Society, Jordanian Biological Society.

Background

Owais, Wajih Mousa was born on November 5, 1947 in Ajloun, Irbid, Jordan. Son of Mousa and Nuha Mousa Owais.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Biology, American University of Beirut, Lebanon, 1972. Master of Science in Biochemistry, University Jordan, Amman, Jordan, 1975. Doctor of Philosophy in Molecular Genetics, Washington State University, 1979.

Career

Assistant professor Yarmouk University, Irbid, Jordan, 1979-1984, associate professor Jordan, 1984-1993, chairman biology department Jordan, 1987-1989, assistant dean Jordan, 1991, vice dean of science Jordan, 1991-1993, dean of science Jordan, since 1993, full professor Jordan, since 1994. Member advisory committee on biology teaching in Jordanian Universities, Amman, 1988, advisory committee for high school books Ministry of Education, Amman, since 1993, advisory committee for development of Jordanian Badia, Higher Council for Science & Technology, Amman, since 1993. Regional secretary COSTED-IBN, Arab World, since 1995.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor numerous articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member Environmental Mutagen Society, Jordanian Biological Society.

Connections

Married Lulu Zeidan Haddad, May 28, 1982. Children: Rami, Sami, Hani.

father:
Mousa Owais

mother:
Nuha Mousa Owais

spouse:
Lulu Zeidan Haddad

child:
Rami Owais

child:
Sami Owais

child:
Hani Owais