Dr. Rabi Mohtar receives Distinguished Alumni Award from Faculty of Agricultural and Food Sciences (FAFS) American University Beirut

This award was established in 2002 on the occasion of the 50th Anniversary of the FAFS. It is the highest honor given to an alumnus by the FAFS Agriculture Chapter of the Association in cooperation with the Faculty.

The award is given to all FAFS alumni who are nationally and/or internationally recognized for contribution to their profession or life’s work. It is given to all FAFS alumni who have distinguished themselves in academia, agribusiness, the public sector or international organizations. The FAFS Distinguished Alumni Award committee formed of the FAFS chapter president, the former two presidents, the FAFS dean and the former two deans choose the appropriate candidates based on several criteria and numerical values for each criterion.

Photos from the event can be found at the Facebook page of the FAFS Alumni Chapter.