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PHYSICS MATTERS: Higher Education in Palestine by Prof. Muayad M. Abu Saa followed by Forum

By Christine Marie-Therese Darve posted 16 days ago

Save the date of December 9th at 10 am EST (4 pm CET) to listen to "Higher Education in Palestine" by Prof. Muayad M. Abu Saa followed by its Forum.



Prof. Muayad M. Abu Saa will describe Higher Education in Palestine and the situation of the Universities, Colleges, institutions, students, staff academic programs at the different Universities as well as Scientific Research Infrastructures.

His presentation is a complement to October 28th PHYSICS MATTERS colloquium by Prof. Dr. Ghaleb Natour (see recording). The event will be followed by a forum gathering key international actors for Palestinian higher education.


Prof. Muayad M. Abu Saa, is the Vice-President for academic affairs since 1/8/2019 and the former Dean of the Faculty of Sciences at Arab American.

He obtained his education MSc of physics in 1992 from Famagusta (North Cyprus), Eastern Mediterranean University, then his Ph.D. on Photonics from Yarmouk University, Irbid (Jordan).

The forum members will include: 

  • Ercan Alp (Senior scientist at the Advanced Photon Source of Argonne National Laboratory)
  • Bernard Amadei (Engineer-Without-Borders founding president)
  • Zafra Lerman (Malta Conferences Foundation president)
  • Ghaleb Natour (Jülich Institure ZEA1 director)
  • Kate Shaw (Physics-Without-Frontiers coordinator)