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New Secretyary General



The Secretary General of the Association of Arab Universities Dr. Amr Ezzat Salama took office on 1 July 2018 at the Association of Arab Universities headquarters in Amman for an initial term of three years, after winning the General Secretariat elections at the General Conference of the Association held in the United Arab Emirates recently.

Assistant Secretary General Dr. Abdul Rahim Al-Hunaiti also has just started his new job as Assistant Secretary-General of the Association of Arab Universities.

Dr. Salama said that he is happy to stay in Jordan because of its cultural images and a safe atmosphere that formed a model for security and stability in the region.

About the Association of Arab Universities, he said that he is in the process of announcing an ambitious plan and a scientific and practical strategy to continue the achievements of the Association and to improve the Arab universities international standing.

He thanked the former Secretary-General Dr. Sultan Abu Orabi, who ended his term of office for the previous two sessions, praising his efforts in upgrading and developing the Association during his tenure.

It is noteworthy that Dr. Salama was a Minister of Higher Education, the president of Helwan University, was also a former member of the Shura Council (upper house of parliament in Egypt) and head of its housing committee and is the chairman of the Management Engineering Society.

Dr. Salama received the Medal of Sciences and Arts of the First Class, the State Award for Science in engineering science, published numerous articles in international journals and conferences and supervised hundreds of graduate students.










Created at 7/5/2018 12:22 PM by AARU NEWS
Last modified at 7/5/2018 12:22 PM by AARU NEWS