Muntaha Gharaibeh, Affiliated Faculty

Muntaha Gharaibeh, Affiliated Faculty

Muntaha Gharaibeh is currently a professor at the Faculty of Nursing at Jordan University of Science and Technology and is former secretary general of the Jordanian Nursing Council (JNC) headed by Her Royal Highness Princess Muna Al Hussein. Dr. Gharaibeh was dean of nursing at Jordan University of Science and Technology and Al ElBayt University between 2001 and 2010. In addition to her academic career, she works as a national, regional, and international consultant on various issues including health systems development and evaluation and consults on health of women and nursing professional issues for international organizations such as WHO, USAID, UNFPA, and other Arab and Jordanian institutions. Dr. Gharaibeh has published in numerous international journals on health and empowerment of Jordanian/Arab women, mainly on family violence. She represents the health sector and nursing in prestigious national and regional committees where she has influenced policies and directions of the nursing profession. She received the Princess Muna Award for Excellence in Leadership in 2012.