Prof. Mahmoud Zaki Iskandarani

Deputy Dean : Dr. Mohammed  Ibrahim Muhayrat

Al-Zaytoonah University of Jordan has largely realized the importance of research and its active role in the development of human knowledge and  its need for progress of society nations. As part of the philosophy and mission in supporting and promoting research, the University has entrusted special diligence to scientific research and founded the “Deanship of Scientific Research and Graduate Studies” at the beginning of the 2006. The deanship is responsible for organizing, supervising, promoting and supporting academic research, being the means for vast development and technological advancement. The role that the Deanship has played in augmenting and expanding human knowledge was, however, recognized through high demands to persistently seek ways and new endeavors to encourage, develops, promote, broaden the base of cooperation and support scientific activities in various fields both locally and internationally. The deanship has largely concentrated, carefully considered modernizing and developing its tools to include interdisciplinary research with emphasis on integrated and comprehensive tracks in all disciplines. The deanship has identified its mission and tasks under the instructions of graduate studies requirements approved by the Council of higher Education Accreditation. The Deanship has developed a top priority to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of graduate programs offered by different colleges, and raise together scientific research for both students and faculty members in order to consolidate the university as a center of excellence, and thus improve its competitive position in the industry of education at the local, regional and international levels.

On the basis of the need to achieve excellence, perfection and quality in graduate studies, instructions pacemaker lead to educational system emerged which emphasizes the institutional work and aims at modernizing and developing march of the university and guarantees student education and promotion, and fostering an environment for their excellence and innovation, and facilitate them with all means of science and modern knowledge that enriches their experiences and launches their energies and talents. Within this context, the Deanship has envisage a clear strategy for its objectives and long term activities translated into an action plan and programs consistent with its vision, mission and core values through the optimal use of financial and human resources available and interest in directing graduate students theses work and developing creativity.