Lamonby, an engineer, made the remarks during a meeting with fellow academic Dr. Janet Bonar, who is Jewish.
“Israel needs more doctors and engineers, so the government should make it easier, not harder for immigrants to get their degrees from abroad recognized,” the chairman of the committee, Bitan said.
The money that Jews have, the professor said, also “demonstrates the power that the Jews have.”
Starting Sunday, students will be able to take exams online, after it seemed like universities would be ignoring the new coronavirus restrictions and forcing students to come to campus.
The index grades and prioritizes universities around the globe based on a variety of factors, including Nobel Prize winners, published research and more.
Opinions are mixed, with concerns about unilateral moves in the West Bank.
“The existence of these Jew-hating professors reflects not only on these individuals but on the institutions that support them,” commented Freedom Center founder David Horowitz.
The mass move to online study may present an opportunity for ambitious institutions seeking to reach wider audiences.
The Hebrew University of Jerusalem remains Israel’s leading university, according to the rankings published Wednesday.
People use the coronavirus as an excuse to harass Asian university students and bully Asian children.