Supervisory committee for Research Chairs Program prepares for awareness campaign
Supervisory committee for Research Chairs Program prepares for awareness campaign

Twenty research chairs with medical, scientific and human backgrounds gathered recently in the supervisory committee meeting of King Saud University’s Research Chai ...


College of Science organizes 1st Research Distinction Day
College of Science organizes 1st Research Distinction Day

In a first-of-its-kind initiative, King Saud University's College of Science celebrated the 1st Research Distinction Day, in the presence of Dr. Ali Al-Ghamdi, Vice ...


Dr. Jürgen Mlynek of Helmholtz Association of German Research Centers visits KSU
Dr. Jürgen Mlynek of Helmholtz Association of German Research Centers visits KSU

Dr. Jürgen Mlynek, president of the Helmholtz Association of German Research Centers, visited King Saud University on Sunday and met with Dr. Ali Al-Ghamdi, KSU’s v ...


KSU’s Sustainable Energy Technology (SET) program to fund 20 projects
KSU’s Sustainable Energy Technology (SET) program to fund 20 projects

The Sustainable Energy Technology (SET) Program, under the aegis of King Saud University’s Vice Rectorate of Graduate Studies and Scientific Research, has launched ...


SNIC founder Nadia Al-Mouallimi lectures on history and future of nanotechnology
SNIC founder Nadia Al-Mouallimi lectures on history and future of nanotechnology

Earlier this month, King Saud University’s King Abdullah Institute for Nanotechnology (KAIN), in collaboration with the University’s Vice Rector for Graduate Studie ...


Experts from around the world provide unique perspectives at conference on international graduate studies
Experts from around the world provide unique perspectives at conference on international graduate studies

Dr. Nam Pyo Suh, credited by some South Koreans for energizing his nation’s entire higher education system during his presidency at the Korea Advanced Institute of ...


Experts from around the world provide unique perspectives at conference on international graduate studies
Experts from around the world provide unique perspectives at conference on international graduate studies

Dr. Nam Pyo Suh, credited by some South Koreans for energizing his nation’s entire higher education system during his presidency at the Korea Advanced Institute of ...


Saudi Electricity Company CEO Outlines Future Challenges for Saudi Electricity Power Generation
Saudi Electricity Company CEO Outlines Future Challenges for Saudi Electricity Power Generation

Engineer Ali Bin Saleh Al Barrak, CEO and President of Saudi Electricity Company (SEC), told an audience at King Saud University (KSU) on 29 March 2011 that the ...


Scoliosis Research Chair providing Kingdom with vital expertise on spinal diseases
Scoliosis Research Chair providing Kingdom with vital expertise on spinal diseases

While one of King Saud University’s newest departments, the KSU Scoliosis Research Chair has adopted an energetic program to deal with a condition that has affected ...


Glaucoma Research Chair investigating world's second major cause of blindness
Glaucoma Research Chair investigating world's second major cause of blindness

An estimated 1,000 patients are annually treated for glaucoma at the King Abdulaziz University Hospital’s department of ophthalmology in Riyadh, and while no statis ...


Graduate Studies Dean describes importance of international higher degrees
Graduate Studies Dean describes importance of international higher degrees

In the final days of King Saud University’s 2010-2011 academic year, Dr. Ibrahim M. Al-Harkan, Dean of Graduate Studies, reiterated the University’s commitment to s ...


Alrajhi Chair, KSU team up for charity development workshop
Alrajhi Chair, KSU team up for charity development workshop

King Saud University’s Abdulrahman Alrajhi Chair for Charity Work Development, in cooperation with KSU’s College of Applied Studies and Community Service, recently ...


KSU to begin collaborative research with Saudi food giant NADEC
KSU to begin collaborative research with Saudi food giant NADEC

A memorandum of understanding was signed this week between King Saud University’s Precision Agriculture Research Chair (PARC) and the National Agriculture Developme ...


KSU to begin collaborative research with Saudi food giant NADEC
KSU to begin collaborative research with Saudi food giant NADEC

A memorandum of understanding was signed this week between King Saud University’s Precision Agriculture Research Chair (PARC) and the National Agriculture Developme ...


Azerbaijan Deputy Foreign Minister Hafiz Pashayev visits King Saud University
Azerbaijan Deputy Foreign Minister Hafiz Pashayev visits King Saud University

As part of his Saudi Arabian visit to promote bilateral relations in the fields of diplomacy, research and international affairs, Azerbaijan’s Deputy Foreign Minis ...


Internationally Acclaimed Eco-Toxicologist Giesy Lectures at KSU
Internationally Acclaimed Eco-Toxicologist Giesy Lectures at KSU

Professor John Giesy, world-renowned toxicologist and DNA authority, delivered three lectures in May while a guest of King Saud University’s Abdul Rahman Al-Jeraisy ...


KSU Holds Research Excellence Workshop
KSU Holds Research Excellence Workshop

A workshop entitled “Standards for Distinguished Research at World Universities” and designed to establish new criteria in research distinction was sponsored recent ...


KSU contracts with UCLA Scientist Cun-Yu Wang
KSU contracts with UCLA Scientist Cun-Yu Wang

King Saud University’s Engineer Abdullah Bagshan Growth Factors Bone Regeneration Chair (GFBR) recently completed an agreement of cooperation to obtain the services ...


PSATRI, Agilent Technologies agree to research cooperation
PSATRI, Agilent Technologies agree to research cooperation

KSU has recently signed a research cooperation and joint development agreement with Agilent Technologies, aiming to create a strategic partnership between Agilent ...


PSATRI, Agilent Technologies agree to research cooperation
PSATRI, Agilent Technologies agree to research cooperation

KSU has recently signed a research cooperation and joint development agreement with Agilent Technologies, aiming to create a strategic partnership between Agilent a ...


AUDUS continues to bring international talent to King Saud University
AUDUS continues to bring international talent to King Saud University

King Saud University is completing an international search for new KSU faculty for the  2011-2012 term. The search for the Attracting Unit for Distinguished Univers ...