Fatma U. Afifi-Yazar
Professor of Pharmacognosy and Phytochemistry
University of Jordan
Fatma Ülkü Afifi-Yazar, Prof. of Pharmacognosy and Phytochemistry, has obtained her Dr. nat. sci. from ETH Zurich (Switzerland) in 1977. Since 1982 she works at the University of Jordan (UJ), Faculty of Pharmacy where she teaches and supervises MSc and PhD students and hold administrative positions (Dept. Head, Dean). She has published more than 125 papers in reputed journals and has been serving as an editorial board member of reputed journals. Her research projects were granted institutionally, governmentally and internationally. She received the "Distinguished Researcher Award" from the UJ for three successive years; 2011, 2012 and 2013.