Biography

Dr. Heba Al-Fares was born in Jordan in 1973. She has two doughter.  Dr. Alfares  earned her Ph.D. in Horticulture and field crops with emphasis on quantitative genetics  from the University of Jordan, Amman, Jordan,  2010. She was the chairman of plant production and protection department, teacher and the coordinator of plant production master program at An Najah National University during the 2013-2016 where she has been a staff member since 2010. As a researcher Dr. Al-Fares focus on increasing crops production using applied and basic sciences.  Over the years, she has supervised many thesis and graduate projects related to crop production and stress tolerance.  In addition to her active membership in many scientific committees, she participated in EU H2020 proposals evaluation and listed as expert in her field of study. At social level she has great interest in human rights and gender equity enforcement. In 2017-2018 she acquired certificate as TOT in gender equity 

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Education
Institution
The university of Jordan
Country
Jordan
Degree
PhD
Faculty
Agriculture
Department
Horticulture and field crops
Thesis
Dissertation Title Identification of QTL Associated with Drought Tolerance in Barley (Hordeum vulgare L.). GPA (Excellent)
Speciality
Quantitaive genetics
Sub speciality
field crops
Duration
2004 - 2010
Institution
An-Najah National University
Country
Palestine
Degree
MSc
Faculty
graduated studies
Department
environmental sciences
Thesis
Dissertation Title Identification of QTL Associated with Drought Tolerance in Barley (Hordeum vulgare L.). GPA (Excellent)
Speciality
genetic biodiversity
Sub speciality
Duration
1999 - 2002
Institution
An-Najah National University
Country
Palestine
Degree
BSc
Faculty
Agriculture
Department
Plant production and Protection
Thesis
NA
Speciality
Sub speciality
Duration
1995 - 1999
Employment History
Country
Palestine
Institution
Ministry of agriculture
Position/Job Description
Head of Agricultural Rural Development
Period
July 21, 2000 - Sept. 12, 2002
Country
Palestine
Institution
Ministry of agriculture
Position/Job Description
Technical Manager of Middle East - Regional Agricultural Program, Head of Planning and Extension Programs
Period
Sept. 12, 2002 - Jan. 10, 2004
Country
Jordan
Institution
The University of Jordan
Position/Job Description
Research assistant
Period
July 21, 2006 - Sept. 24, 2008
Country
Jordan
Institution
Consolidated Consultants for Engineering and Environment
Position/Job Description
Environmental specialist
Period
Feb. 1, 2009 - March 15, 2010
Country
Palestine
Institution
An-Najah National University
Position/Job Description
Assistant Professor/ Teaching staff
Period
July 22, 2012 - Until Now
Country
Palestine
Institution
An-Najah National University
Position/Job Description
Head Of Plant Production and protection
Period
July 18, 2013 - July 13, 2014
Country
Palestine
Institution
European Commission
Position/Job Description
Expert- External Evaluator for Horizon 2020
Period
Feb. 11, 2014 - Until Now
Courses
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