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 sheema@mekei.org. 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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Dr. Eltigani Abdelgalil

Dean

Eltigani Elnour Bashier Abdelgalil. I am an Assistant professor of Water Management at the Water Management and Irrigation Institute of the University of Gezira. I have a Ph.D. in Water Management, University of Gezira 2009.…

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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).…

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prof. W Paul Davies

Deputy Vice Chancellor

Paul Davies is Professor of Agricultural Systems and previously graduated from the universities of Wales; Exeter and East Anglia in the UK with degrees in agriculture; agricultural botany; crop protection and post-harvest biology.…

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Mohamed Alkhateeb

Consultant

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prof. Ibrahim Hassan

Professor

Alexandria University, Egypt/ Centre of Excellence in Environmental Studies, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia

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prof. Abbas Ali

Director

Abbas J. Ali is Distinguished University Professor and Professor of Management and Director School of International Management, Eberly college of Business, Indiana University of Pennsylvania. His current research interests include strategy and international management.…

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Abdulhasan Al-Dairi

President

Abdulhasan Al-Dairi is the president of Bahrain SMEs Society, a founding member and shareholder of various companies in and out of Bahrain. He has been a researcher and practitioner in the field of entrepreneurship and SMEs development for almost two decades.…

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Dr. Mark Hughes

Reader

Mark is the Business School’s Reader in Organizational Change with all of his research, teaching scholarship and external engagement focusing upon this field. Research – Mark is the Deputy Director of the Centre for Research on Management and Employment (CROME).…

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Mohammed Abduallah

Project Management Consultant

Project management consultant with over 15 years of expereince

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Dr. Hassan Hamdoun

Research Fellow

Research Fellow at Natural and Computing Sciences, University of Aberdeen. Working on data analysis and Complex networks modelling and optimisation with applications to Communications networks, Health, broadband networks, Information Communications Technology (ICT)  Energy Management and internet of things (IOT)-based networks. …

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Dr. Sarra Ahmed Mohamed Saad

Assistant Research Professor

Sarra was born in Sudan and awarded the PhD degree in Soil Science in 2002 from University of Goettingen, Germany. She was graduated from Faculty of Agriculture, University of Khartoum majoring in Soil Science. …

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Dr Kamal Abdelgadir Ahmed

Undersecretary

Dr. Ahmed is a medical graduate of the University of Khartoum in Sudan, an Obstetrician & Gynaecologist by training and a fellow of the Royal College of OBS/GYN of the UK.…

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Khabab Ali

Director

Continues improvement Medical laboratory science graduate and also get high diploma; Experience in Quality Managements, Marketing, Quality control, laboratory design and foundation, Purchasing and ordering medical equipment’s and consumables and General laboratory management; Leadership & Management skills; Self motivated able to work under pressure & tide schedule; Easy learned and adapted to team very quickly

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Arif Elsawi

Journalist

Arif Elsawi began his fellowship by working to deepen his understanding of the journalism environment beyond my country, and particularly in authoritarian regimes. He attended classes in African studies, international relations, media and design-thinking, as well as talks by experts at the Center for African Studies and the Freeman-Spogli Institute for international Studies.…

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Dr. Esam Suliman

Associate Professor

A hard worker Pathologist with more than 20 years professional and academic experience in all aspects of Pathology especially Histopathology and Cytology. Worked at different universities and hospitals in Sudan, and now Associate Professor at college of medicine Shaqra University Saudi Arabia, coming for a limited period from Neelain University Khartoum Sudan.…

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Mustafa Abdelrahim

Service Engineer

Graduated from University of Gezira as Electronic Engineer (Medical Instrumentation). Currently I am a Field Service Engineer at General Electric Healthcare for CT, X-Ray and Ultrasound systems in South Region, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.…

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Mohamed Ibrahim

Production Engineer

I’m Mohamed elrayah omer ibrahim. Mechanical production engineer graduated from Sudan university of science and technology, I worked in the field for 6 years, 3 years in Sudan (food industry and air conditioning) and 3 years in Dubai (operation manager), now I’m doing a master of logistics and supply chain management in erasmus university in Rotterdam in the Netherlands.…

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Dr. Moutaman Mirghani

Director

Currently, I am an Associate Research Professor at the National Center for Research (NCR), and the Director of the Institute of Space Research and Aerospace (ISRA). Before, I was an Associate Professor at Karary University, where I taught both undergraduate and postgraduate students and participated in many academic and scientific committees.…

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Dr. Kamal A. Abdalla Sami

Advisor

Professional Experience as a Consultant and Supervisor for many Spatial data projects in the fields of Geomatics engineering, Geodesy, hydrographic and GIS. Lecturer of many subjects in the field of satellite, physical and geometrical geodesy, surveying engineering.…

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Dr. Thaira Al Shirawi

President Assistant

Thaira Mohammed Al Shirawi was born in 1963 in Cairo, Egypt. She received her MBA from The University of Strathclyde in 2002 and PhD from Brunel University in 2016. Thaira joined Ahlia University in 2009 and is currently a lecturer in the Department of Management and Marketing in the Faculty of Business and Finance and is also the Director of PR & Media.…