In June 2019, Wageningen Young Academy invited Professor Rana Dajani to Wageningen. Rana Dajani is a Jordanian molecular biologist and Associate Professor at Hashemite University. She has a fellowship at the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study at Harvard University and an Eisenhower Fellowship. Dr. Dajani is also a Fulbright scholar alumna, having received two Fulbright awards. She was ranked #13 among the "100 Most Powerful Arab Women" in CEO Middle East Magazine.