HE Professor Abdurazzak Al Jaleel Alhajessa
Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research, Iraq
Professor Abdurazzak Al Jaleel Alhajessa is currently the Minister of Higher Education and Scienti c Research in Iraq, having been appointed in 2016. He has also worked as the Minister of Finance and as the Cultural Adviser to Jordan, Turkey and London. As well as working in politics he has lectured as a Professor at the University of Kufa in the College of Medicine and he was the President of the University of Kufa from 2006 to 2011. Professor Abdurazzak Al Jaleel Alhajessa received a PhD in Organometallic Chemistry from Liverpool University and holds a BSc degree in Chemistry from the University of Basrah.