Abdul-Razzaq Sheikh Issa
|Abdul-Razzaq Sheikh Issa
عبد الرزاق شيخ عيسى
|Former Minister of Higher Education|
14 April 2011
|Prime Minister||Adel Safar|
|Preceded by||Ghiath Barakat|
|Born||1955 (age 58–59)
|Alma mater||University of Lyon|
Abdul-Razzaq Sheikh Issa (Arabic: عبد الرزاق شيخ عيسى) (born 1955) is the current president of Syrian Private University and a former Minister of Higher Education for Syria, serving from April 14, 2011 till June 23, 2012 .
Early life, education and career
Issa was born in Damascus in 1955.
- PhD in the Physiology of Digestion, 1988
- Diploma in Intensive Studies of Nutrition
- Awarded the Order of Academic Palms from France
- Secretary of Medicine Faculty, Damascus University, 1996-200
- Assistant Higher Education Minister, 2006-2008
Issa is married and has five children, two daughters and three sons.
- Minister of Higher Education Abdul-Razzaq Sheikh Issa, SANA
- Biography of the new Syrian government 2011 - the names and lives of government ministers, Syria FM, 17 April 2011