DR. SULTAN ABOU ORABI
Secretary General of the Association of Arab Universities
Dr. Sultan Abu-Orabi, is an organic chemist who
obtained his PhD from the University of Michigan, USA in 1982. Currently he is
the Secretary General of the Association of Arab Universities which has its
headquarters in Amman, Jordan. Prof. Abu-Orabi previously served as president
of Yarmouk University, Jordan’s second largest public university, president of
Irbid national university and Tafila Technical University in Jordan.
He is also president of the Jordanian chemical
society and president of the Arab union of chemists. He was visiting professor
at Bahrain University and at King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals,
Saudi Arabia. Dr. Abu-Orabi is editor-in-chief of two international chemistry
journals, and is member of many editorial boards.