Acting Dean school of Basic Sciences. Associate Professor
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Educational Background

Radiation Medical Biophysics, Dundee University, Scotland, U.K, 1983
Radiation Medical Biophysics, Dundee University, Scotland, U.K, 1979
Physics, Baghdad- Iraq, 1975
Research Interests
  • Application of biomaterials in medicine.
  • PET scan by using NaF18 for bone Metastases.
  • Radiological protection in nuclear power vicinity, hospitals and institutes  
  • None destructive technique in oil industry.
  • Method of detection the NORM as a side product in oil industry 
  • Non-invasive technique for the diagnostic of breast cancer,
  • UV light and the induction of melanoma.
  • Preservation of food by gamma irradiation and electron beam.
  • Radon in air and water.
  • Degrading of certain vitamin by microwave heating.
  • Radiation effect on Health and Environment,  Tobacco research.
  • The effect of high power line , Magnetic field  on the general public.
  • CT,  MRI  and FMRI Imaging .
  • Developing a local research in Apnea for diabetic people    
Experience
  • 2017 –Present:  Dean. School of Basic Sciences and Humanities. German-Jordanian University
  • 2016- 2017: Vice Dean    School of applied medical sciences. German-Jordanian University
  • 2012-2016: Lecturer, School of applied medical sciences
  • 2008-2012:  Dean, School of applied medical sciences     
  • 2006-2008: Head of Biomedical Engineering         School of applied medical sciences          
  • 2004 – 2006: Director of Central Laboratories, Office of Research,  University of Qatar
  • 2003 – 2004: Dean, College of Science    
  • 2002 – 2003: lecturer      Physics Department      
  • 1995- 2002: Assistant / Associate Professor of Medical.  Radiation Physics, Medical Physics Department, Applied University of Science, Amman, Jordan
  • 1988- 1995: Senior Scientist Grade I,  UK Senior lecturer, (Associate Prof)
  • DNA Damage Group. Employed by L’Oreal cosmetic France looking at possible carcinogenic effects of hair dye.-United 
  • Medical Research Council, Oxford, Kingdom
  • Medical Research Council, Harwell, Oxfordshire, United Kingdom. ( currently address  Oxford University)
Awards
  • 1984, NATO Grants to attend Carcinogenics workshop USA
  • 1987, Young investigator award from the Association for radiation Research  (ARR) UK
  • 1988, L’Oreal Funding for the Melanesian research (7 years grant) ₤70,000 per year
  • 1995, The Royal Society (UK) awards to attend the International Congress for Radiation Research 10th ICRR- Germany.
  • 1995, Award from Arab Federation for Food Industries regarding the proposed food irradiation project presented in Amman meeting
  • 1999, The Royal Society (UK) awards to attend the International Congress for Radiation Research  11th ICRR 1999 - Ireland
  • 2004, University of Bath shield for initiation a co-operation between Bath University, Pharmacy and Pharmacology Dept. and University of Qatar.
  • 2005, Qatar University Award for the work performed as Dean of college of science.   
  • 2006, Qatar University Award for the work performed as member of college of science.
  • 2010, King Hussien Cancer centre award for helping in organizing there meeting.
  • 2012, As School Dean , The School received Prince Al-Hassan awards for best program  for the Vision Rehabilitation.
  • 2014, Ministry of Higher education and scientific Research Iraq for helping in Biomedical Engineering programmes.
  • 2015, Award from Qatar University for creating school of pharmacy.
  • 2015, Train of trainer award form DAAD –GJU .

Selected Publications

2015 Al-Kazwini, A,"Compartmental analysis of metals in waterpipe smoking technique BMC Public Health 2015",15:153,2015
2015 Al-Kazwini, A,"Evaluation of Extremely Low frequency Magnetic Field in- University Offices-A Survey Study ",European International Journal of Science and Technology,Vol. 4 No,2015
2014 Al-Kazwini, A, Sdepanian, S, & Said, A,"Determination of Macro and Trace Elements in Moassel Used in Waterpipe in Jordan",Public Health Research,4(1): 39-44 -2014,2014
2014 Ma'touq, J, Al-Nabulsi, J, Al-Kazwini, A, Baniyassien, A, Al-Haj Issa, G, & Mohammad, H,"Eye Blinking-Based Method for Detecting Driver Drowsiness ",J Med Eng Technol,38(8) , pp. 416-419,2014 [View]
2014 Ma'touq, J, Al-Nabulsi, J, Al-Kazwini, A, Baniyassien, A, & Al-Haj Issa, G,"Eye Blinking-Based Method for Detecting Driver Drowsiness ",J Med Eng Technol,38(8) pp. 416-419,2014
2012 Al-Kazwini, A, Said, A,"Determination of Natural and Artificial Radionuclide Materials in the Ma’assel used in Hubbly-Bubbly (Shisha) in Jordan",oxicological and Environmental Chemistry,Vol. 94, No 7, 1294-1303,2012
2010 Hamdi, J, & Al-Kazwini, A,"Cross-Cultural Science and Engineering Education: The German-Jordanian University Experience",University of Sharjah, United Arab Emirates,23-25 Nov. 2010,ED-1-118 , In 5th International Forum on Eng Edu. (IFEE2010) ,Engineering Education in the 21stt Century – Quality , Globalization and Local Relevance Jointly with the European SDPROMO II Conference ,Sustainable Development in Higher Education , ,2010