We are proud to let you know that Professor Dr. Thomas Weber-Karyotakis, Archeologist and DAAD-lecturer at the German Jordanian University was awarded the Federal Order of Merit of the Federal Republic of Germany on January 15th, 2020. He was honored not only for his more than 30 years of extraordinary scientific work in Jordan and the region but also for his continuous efforts in training students and sensitizing people in the local communities to their cultural heritage.

DAAD cordially thanks Professor Dr. Weber-Karyotakis for his tremendous contribution to the scientific co-operation between German and Jordanian universities not only in his own field of studies.

For more information on Professor Dr. Thomas Weber-Karyotakis, please click here https://www.daad-jordan.org/en/about-us/daad-office-amman/daad-lektors/