AMMAN- MEU’s Deans Council has decided to award Prof. Abdalbari Durra from the Faculty of Business the title of “Professor Emeritus”. This came as appreciation for the distinguished efforts excreted by Prof. Durra in serving the educational and research process and for his contribution in advancing the practical, educational and research process at the University.
Dr. Abdalbari Durra is a distinguished academic member who completed his PhD from the University of Southern California, US. He has held several administrative and academic positions in public and private sectors. He was the president of a number of universities, including the Middle East University and Al Isra University. He has also served as a member of the International Federation of Training and Development Organizations (IFTDO). He published several books and researches and supervised several postgraduate theses.
The Middle East University was founded in 2005 as a Graduate Studies University with twelve specializations. Towards the beginning of the academic year 2008-2009 the university opened twenty specializations for both Graduate and Undergraduate students with the ongoing growth in staff and students.