Abatah Daba'an Daher, Ph.D

Professor

Al Ain Campus

+971 3 7024917

abatah.daher@aau.ac.ae

Biography

EMPOLYMENT HISTORY: 

 ACADEMIC RANK:  

         2018- now      Professor of Criminology.

                                             Department of Applied Psychology. 

                                    College of Education, Humanities and Social Sciences. 

                                    Al Ain University of Science and Technology. UAE.

 

        2011- 2018      Professor of Criminology.

                                            Department of Psychology. 

                                    Faculty of Arts.

                                             The University of Jordan, Amman, Jordan

                                                             

         2010-2011        Professor of Criminology.

                                            Department of Educational Psychology. 

                                    Faculty of Educational Sciences.

                                    The Hashemite University, Zarqa, Jordan.

 

         2007-2009         Professor of Criminology.                                                      Department of Sociology. 

                                    Faculty of Social Sciences. 

                                    Mutah University, Karak, Jordan.

 

        2000 – 2007      Associate Professor of Criminology.

                                            Department of Sociology. 

                                    Faculty of Arts.

                                            Mutah University, Karak, Jordan.

 

        1996 – 2000      Assistant Professor of Criminology.

                                            Department of Sociology. 

                                    Faculty of Arts.

                                            Mutah University, Karak, Jordan.

 

        1992 – 1996      Assistant Professor of Criminology.

                                            Department of Psychology. 

Faculty of Educational Sciences.

                                            Mutah University, Karak, Jordan.

 

       1989 – 1992      Research Assistant.

                                            Faculty of Humanities Social Sciences.     

                                            Indiana University of Pennsylvania.

                                            Indiana, PA. USA.

 

       Sept. 17/ 2000 Tenure Track at Mutah University, Karak, Jordan.

Education

Post Doctorate. (Social Studies). University of Houston. Houston, Texas, USA. 1992

PhD. (Criminology) Indiana University of Pennsylvania. Indiana, PA. USA. 1992

MA. ( Industrial & Organizational Psychology ). Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, MI. USA. 1985

MA. (Counseling & Guidance Psychology). University of Jordan. Amman, Jordan. 1985

Diploma in Higher Education. (Especial Education). University of Jordan. Amman, Jordan. 1982

BA. (Psychology/ Sociology). University of Jordan. Amman, Jordan. 1979

Research Interests

 

 

Selected Publications

PUBLICATIONS:  

RESEARCH ARTICALES PUBLISHED (REFEREED JOURNALS):     

1999  Problems Facing Students at Mutah University, Ma’an Branch               

          and their Relation to some Variables: A Survey Study. Dirasat             

          Journal, University of Jordan. Pp. 223-238, V.16, No. (1).  

1999    Socio-Economic Characteristics of Females-Offenders in Jordan.  

          Journal of Studies in Social Service and Human Sciences Series.  

          Hallwan University. Pp. 264-293, No (7). 

2000    Depression Levels Between Male and Female College Students.      

          Assuit University, Journal of Faculty of Education. V.16, No (1).   

2001    Estimation and Differentials of Birth Intervals in Jordan: A Detailed                                           Life-Table Analysis. Mutah Lil-Buhuth Wad-Dirasat. Humanities                and Social Series. Pp. 9-43, V.16, No. (3). 

2001   The Effects of Some Demographic Data in Social Occupation,             

          Kuwait University. Journal of Social Sciences, V.29, No. 3.

2002   Level of Anxiety among Undergraduate Students and Some                                

         Demographic Data at Mutah University. Assuit University.            

         Journal of Faculty of Education. V.18, No. (2).

2004  Testing the Assumptions of Hirsch’s Social Control Theory in Jordan.            

          Journal of Studies in Social Service and Human Sciences.  

          Hallwan University. 

2004  The Level of Job Stress among the Employees working of General 

           Directorate of Abu Dhabi Police. Center for Police Research and               

           Studies. General Directorate of Abu Dhabi Police. Ministry of              

           Interior. 24.

Conferences

CONFERENCES:

  1. The Effects of Depression and Anxiety of Juvenile Delinquents and Non-                             Delinquents in Jordan. Paper Presented at the Annul Meeting of the Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. 1992.  
  2. Juvenile Delinquent as Social Cause. Paper Presented at the Annual  Meeting Counseling for each Child. Held at Madab Governate.     Department of Education. Jordan. 25-27/4/1999.
  3. The University City Professional Network (UCPN) Conference about “A

Collective Mind for a Collective Future” Building Partnerships at UniversityCity Hall. Sharjah, UAE. Nov.3,  2002.

  1. First Conference on Jordanian Badia Sustainable Development in  Jordanian Badia (Opportunities and Challenges). 19/12/2005.

Professional Experience

ACADEMIC RANK:  

         2018- now      Professor of Criminology.

                                             Department of Applied Psychology. 

                                    College of Education, Humanities and Social Sciences. 

                                    Al Ain University of Science and Technology. UAE.

 

        2011- 2018      Professor of Criminology.

                                            Department of Psychology. 

                                    Faculty of Arts.

                                             The University of Jordan, Amman, Jordan

                                                             

         2010-2011        Professor of Criminology.

                                            Department of Educational Psychology. 

                                    Faculty of Educational Sciences.

                                    The Hashemite University, Zarqa, Jordan.

 

         2007-2009         Professor of Criminology.                                                      Department of Sociology. 

                                    Faculty of Social Sciences. 

                                    Mutah University, Karak, Jordan.

 

        2000 – 2007      Associate Professor of Criminology.

                                            Department of Sociology. 

                                    Faculty of Arts.

                                            Mutah University, Karak, Jordan.

 

        1996 – 2000      Assistant Professor of Criminology.

                                            Department of Sociology. 

                                    Faculty of Arts.

                                            Mutah University, Karak, Jordan.

Teaching Courses

01. Principles of Psychology (BA).

02. Psychology for Medical Dentist (BA).

03. Special Topic in Psychology (BA).

04. Developmental Psychology (BA).

05. Criminal Psychology (BA).

06. Distractive Statistic (BA).

07. Research Methods of Psychology (MA).