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The Department of Biological Sciences at Al-Hussein Bin Talal University was established in 2004 with a passion to be one of the premier departments among peersin the southern part of Jordan. Since then, the Department of Biological Sciences persists to achieve excellence in education, scientific research and community service.It provides labor market with competent graduates to serve in the fields of education, health and environment. Teaching was commenced with 26 students only, and increased annually to reach 250 students.

The Department of Biological Sciences provides an outstanding study plan covering several knowledge areas that enable its graduate to compete in labor market. Upon successful completion of the study plan, the students are granted a Bachelor degree in Biological Sciences. Currently, the department is in the process to launch a master program in Biological Sciences.

The Department has 11 highly qualified faculty members, 5 technicians, 3 trainers and 2 office staff. The attached facilities include a museum and teaching and research laboratories equipped for main fields of Biology such as physiology, zoology, botany, microbiology and molecular biology.


Hanieh Hamza (Ph.D)

Associate Professor

Department of Biological Sciences, College of Science

 Phone: +962 32179000




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