Message of Director

It is my great pleasure to welcome you to Hamdi Mango Center for Scientific Research. HMCSR was established in 1999 in line with The University of Jordan vision to create an environment conducive to world-class scientific research activities.
Our goal is to enable interaction between faculty members, researchers, students and industry to enhance research opportunities, produce new knowledge, and seeking solutions for complex problems. Our experienced researchers and well-equipped laboratories allow conducting a variety of collaborative scientific research activities in the fields of Materials Science and Engineering, Plant Biotechnology, Cell Culture, Pharmaceutical Solutions and Drug Discovery.
We strive to enhance and support interdsiplinary applied research of advanced science and technology that address the needs of society and industry. We train students and early-career researchers on best practices of conducting scientific research. Each year HMCSR gives a number of prestigious awards to recognise research progress, achievements and encourage further success of researchers, female researchers and graduate students.
We invite you to explore our website and find out more about HMCSR research, staff, labs, facilities and upcoming events.
Thank you for visiting. If you are interested in utilizing HMCSR expertise and resources, feel free to contact me at

Rida Shibli, PhD
Director, Hamdi Mango Center for Scientific Research
Professor of Plant Biodiversity and Biotechnology