Department of Biology and Biotechnology

Awards / Honors

 Dr. Rana B. Dajani

 

- Jordan star of Science World Science Forum 2017

- Harvard Radcliff Fellowship award 2017

- On the list of 500 most influential Muslims 2015, 2016, 2017

- The inaugural IIE Global Change maker Award in celebration of the 70th Anniversary of the Fulbright 2016.

- The Stars Award for Impact 2015.

- The Arab Women Association golden Award 2015.

- Honored by his Majesty King Abdullah II of Jordan as a woman leader 2015.

- Ranked 12 in CEO Middle East magazine’s list of 100 Most Powerful Arab Women 2015 ranked 13 in CEO Middle East magazine’s list of 100 Most Powerful Arab Women 2014.

- 50 Most Talented Social Innovators 2015 at the World CSR Congress.

- Women in Science hall of fame 2015 US embassy Amman’s Environment, Science, Technology and Health Office for the Middle East.

- Order of Al Hussein for Distinguished Contributions of the Second Class.  Granted to "those who have made distinguished contributions to society".

- Winner for the WISE Award 2014 for innovation in education.

- Eisenhower Fellowship innovative program 2014.

- selected as one of the 100 most powerful Arabs in the World 2014 in the category “geniuses” by Arabian Business magazine.

- Named one of the list of GOOD 2014.

- Named one of the most influential women scientist of the Islamic world 2014 by UK based Muslim Science magazine.

-Named Citizen of the Next Century List for 2013.

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-Fulbright Occasional Lecture Award Spring 2013

-Fulbright Research Scholarship first place, 2012-2013 Research at Yale University Stem cells and micro RNA.

- Nominated as one of Ahel Al- himmeh. An initiative by Queen Rania of Jordan to recognize individuals from the Jordan community who do volunteer work for the community and have made a difference.

- Fulbright Alumni Development Awards (ADA) 2008

 

Dr. Mohammed H. Abu-Dieyeh

 

-         International Weed Science Society travel grant. 5Th International Weed Science Congress 23-27 June 2008. The Westin Bayshore, Vancouver, BC, Canada.

 

 

Dr. Lubna H. Tahtamouni

 

-         2017  Summer International Scholars Program Award, College of Natural Sciences, Colorado State University, USA.

-         2017     Outstanding Women in Science, Venus International Foundation, Chennai, India.

-         2016   BBC List of the World's 100 Most Inspirational and Influential Women, BBC, London, UK.

-         2016 Summer International Scholars Program Award, College of Natural Sciences, Colorado State University, USA.

-         2015 Women in Science Hall of Fame, US Embassy, Amman, Jordan.

-         2013 Colorado State University Distinguished International Alumni Award, USA.

-         2012 Summer International Scholars Program Award, College of Natural Sciences, Colorado State University, USA.

-         2011 L'OREAL-UNESCO for Women in Science Pan-Arab Regional Fellowship.

-         2011 Organization for Women in Science for the Developing World (OWSD) Award for Young Women Scientists in Biology for the Arab Region.

-         2009 King Hussein Institute for Biotechnology and Cancer (KHIBC) Scholar, Amman, Jordan.

-         2008 First place on the Student Scientific Research Competition, King Abdullah Fund for Development, The Hashemite University.

 

Dr. Seba J. Shbailat

-         First Award in the “Recent Trends in Postgraduate Research” Second Symposium, Applied Science Private University, Jordan, 2015.