18 Apr 2017
The International Advisor to the Provost at the University of Alberta Visits JUST

The International Advisor to the Provost at the University of Alberta and President of GCHERA organization Dr. John Kennelly met with the president of JUST, Professor Omar AlJarrah to discuss mutual collaboration between the two universities and to follow-up on the progress of the memorandum of understanding (MOU) that was signed between the two institutions earlier this year.

During the meeting Professor Aljarrah emphasized the importance of internationalization to the future strategy of Jordan University of Science and Technology and the importance of building strategic partnership between JUST and the University of Alberta.

The meeting also included a discussion on the possibility of establishing dual degree programs between the two institutions in different disciplines in addition to establishing a framework for faculty and student exchange. The meeting was also attended by Professor Mohammad Alajlouni form the faculty of Agriculture and Dr. Ammar Almaaytah the Assistant to the president for international relations.

Prior to his meeting with the President of JUST, Dr. Kennelly met with the Dean of Agriculture Prof. Kamel Mahmoud and the Dean of Veterinary Medicine Prof. Falah Shdeifat for exploring possible faculty collaborations in the fields of agriculture and life sciences.