American University of Beirut

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Private university in Lebanon

About American University of Beirut

According to Wikipedia, The American University of Beirut is a private, non-sectarian, and independent university chartered in New York with its campus in Beirut, Lebanon. AUB is governed by a private, autonomous board of trustees and offers programs leading to bachelor's, master's, MD, and PhD degrees.

What Is American University of Beirut Known For?

American University of Beirut is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

American University of Beirut's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

Who Are American University of Beirut's Most Influential Alumni?

American University of Beirut's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Political Science, Nursing, and Education. Here are some of American University of Beirut's most famous alumni:

Zaha Hadid
Zaha Hadid
An Iraqi British architect and painter.
Shoghi Effendi
Shoghi Effendi
An Appointed head of the Bahá'í Faith from 1921 until his death in 1957.
Zalmay Khalilzad
An American diplomat.
Avedis Donabedian
A Lebanese physician.
George Habash
A Founder of the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine .
Jurji Zaydan
Jurji Zaydan
A Lebanese novelist, journalist, editor and teacher .
Mahmoud Hessabi
An Iranian scientist.
Emanuel Margoliash
An American biochemist .
Malcolm H. Kerr
Malcolm H. Kerr
An American political scientist and academic.
Majid Khadduri
Majid Khadduri
An Iraqi academic.
Shadia Habbal
A Syrian-American astronomer and physicist specialized in Space physics.
Muhsin Mahdi
An Iraqi-American islamologist and arabist.

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