Network

MEKEI, in conjunction with WASD, has built a strong network of researchers, policy makers, educators, consultants and employers from all parts of the world to exchange knowledge and experience and discuss current developments and challenges. This directory can be used to help find, support and collaborate with experts from the network.

Interested in joining the expert directory? Complete the application form. Please check your details in our directory after 48 hrs and if you can not find your name, please contact the directory coordinator at siham@wasd.org.uk. You can also join the expert directories of our sister organisation: World Association for Sustainable Development (WASD) and Sudan Knowledge (SK).

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Prof. Moh’d Ajlouni

Professor of Finance and Vice-Dean

I have the following academic experiences:
(1) Currently, I work as a Vice-Dean for academic affairs, at Faculty of Economics and Administrative Sciences, Yarmouk University, Irbid, JORDAN.
(2) I worked as a Chairman of the Department of Banking & Finance, Advisor to HE the President of the University and Financial Manager at Yarmouk University, Irbid, JORDAN.…

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Prof. Ammal Metwally

Head of Department

Prof. Ammal has experience in working with international agencies in Egypt as preventive medicine and behavioral change advisor for behavioral change in health and hygiene since 1997. She has been hired as advisor since 1997; for UNICEF (six years), Swiss Development Fund (one year), World Bank (two year) and Royal Netherlands Embassy (one year) and PLAN International (short assignments).…

Dr. Sarvenaz Hojabr Kiani

Researcher

Ms Sarvenaz Hojabr Kiani is a PhD holder at the Faculty of Business, Multimedia University, Melaka, Malaysia.

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Dr. Faisal Rana

Assistant Professor

Dr. Faisal Rana is currently working as Assistant Professor in the Department of Finance at Effat University. He gained PhD in Economics from Massey University (New Zealand) in December 2013. Prior to his current job, he has taught postgraduate and undergraduate courses in economics and finance at Bursa Orhangazi University (Turkey), Massey University (New Zealand) and Iqra University (Pakistan).…

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Prof. Abdulbari Bener

Professor

Prof. Abdulbari Bener is Head of Medical Statistics Department of Medical  Statistics and Epidemiology at Hamad Medical Corporation. Also, he is Advisor to World Health Organization. Prof. Abdulbari Bener has supervised over 30 Medical Arab Board Research Projects in the Family Medicine and Community speciality at the UAE University and Hamad Medical Corporation. …

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Prof. Ngozi M. Nnam

Professor

Ngozi M. Nnam is a Professor of Public Health Nutrition. She holds a BSc in Home Science, MEd in Guidance and Counseling and MSc and PhD in Human Nutrition. She is affiliated with the Department of Home Science, Nutrition and Dietetics, University of Nigeria, Nsukka, Nigeria.…

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Dr. Fawaz A. Saad

Associate professor

Dr. Fawaz Saad is an associate professor at Umm Al-Qura University. He is a co-founder of a number of start-up companies. He is a co-founder of Wadi Makkah Techno Valley. He worked as a dean of the Institute of Innovation and Entrepreneurship and was a General Supervisor of the Office of Intellectual Property Management and Bin Laden Chair for Innovation and Entrepreneurship.…

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Dr. Richard Baines

Principal Lecturer

Research interests encompass two converging themes: agricultural and rural development with special reference to emerging economies and Africa; and, the management of food safety and quality for agricultural production in response to legislation, the food chain and consumers. …

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Prof. Siraj Sait

Director of Research

Professor Siraj Sait is the Director of Research and Director of the Centre for Islamic Finance, Law and Communities (CIFLAC) at the Royal Docks School of Business and Law, University of East London.…

Prof. Abubkr Hussein

Development studies and Research Institute

Dr. Abubkr Hussein is the Head of Development studies and Research Institute of University Khartoum, Sudan. He earned his PhD degree from the Universitate of Berlin in Germany.Dr. Abubkr Hussein conducted many studies in the area of Marketing of Finance, Production and Marketing, Economics of Development and Marketing of Livestock.…

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Fahad Al-Khaldi

Research Analysts

Fahad Al-Khaldi, is a Ph.D. Student in Politics and International Relations. He holds an M.B.A (Economics) with a thesis of the “ The Role of Human Capital in Economics Performance: The Case of Bahrain”.…

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Dr. Abdelmagid A. Elmobarak

Associate Professor

Associate Professor, BSc Soil and Water Management, Alexandria University, Egypt MSc Eremology (Deserttification) University of Gent, Belgium PhD Plant Nutrition, University of Gezira, Sudan Land Evaluation, soil mapping, management of soils and recommendations on crop alternative.

Richa Yadav

Researcher

Richa Yadav is a postgraduate researcher in the Department of the Food Science and Technology at the Institute of Agricultural Sciences, Banaras Hindu University.

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Prof. Mubarak Abdelrahma Abdalla

Professor

Prof. Mubarak Abdelrahman Abdalla is a professor of soil science in the Department of Soil and Environment Sciences, Faculty of Agriculture, University of Khartoum (U of K), Shambat, Sudan. He has professional training dealing with soil fertility/Chemistry, dry land farming, waste management and nutrient cycling.…

Abdelrahman Khalifa

Public Health Specialist

Abdelrahman Khalifa is a Public Health Specialist at Bupa Arabia.

Dr. Mutasim Abdel Rahman Ali

Assistant Professor

Mutasim Abdel Rahman Ali is currently an assistant professor in the Department of Agricultural Economics & Rural Development, Faculty of Agriculture, Nile Valley University, Sudan. He received his PhD in Agricultural Economics in 2011 from Khartoum University.…

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Prof. Reem Bahgat

Cultural Counsellor & Director

Prof. Reem Bahgat commenced her post as the Cultural Counsellor & Director at the Egyptian Embassy in UK since May 12th, 2016. She is also a Faculty Member at Cairo University since 1993.…

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Dr. Michael Sutton

Chief Gamification & Knowledge Officer

Michael Sutton demonstrates his thought leadership skills in his roles as a Game-Based Learning Innovator & Architect and Edupreneur. His current applied research focuses upon architecting and delivering gamification environments using serious games, immersive learning environments, and simulations that leverage increased learning and performance for: employee engagement, creativity, and innovation; design thinking; leadership, teamship, followship, communityship, and intrepreneurship/ entrepreneurship; and knowledge acquisition, production, sharing, and diffusion (knowledge mobilization).…