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).

Dr. Maha Bushra Hamed

Head of the Dietetic Department

Maha Bushra Hamed was born in Sudan 1972 and has been residing in Saudi Arabia since 1995. She holds a PhD in Human Nutrition from Ahfad University for Women in Sudan 2009, joining the Saudi-German Hospital Group as a head of the Dietetic Department in 2001.…

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Prof. Ahmed Fahal

Director

Prof. Fahal trained in medicine at the University of Khartoum, Sudan. He then pursued his post-graduate surgical training in Khartoum and London leading to a consultant surgeon position at Soba University Hospital, Sudan.…

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Mikiale Gebreslase Gebremariam

Doctoral Researcher

Mikiale Gebreslase is a senior control engineer and researcher on environmen­tal remediation and Life Span Risk Management of Brownfield Redevelopment Projects in China, at Northwestern Polytechinacal University. Control engineer­ing became his passion after he received his BSc in Electrical Engineering from Bahir Dar University, Ethiopia in 2010.…

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Dr. Nazar M. Hassan

Senior Science and Technology Advisor

Dr Nazar M. Hassan has been the Senior Science and Technology Advisor for the Arab States at UNESCO since 2009, where he has initiated several networks to build up the region’s techno-preneurship culture.…

Dr. Khalid  M.E. El-Talib

Assistant Professor

Dr Khalid M. E. El-Talaib graduated in 1998 with an MBBS from Gazira University in Sudan. He was medically trained in Sudan, doing an internship rotation from 1998 to 2000 and cardiology training from 2011 to 2014.…

Dr. Ahmed El Amin Mohamed

Associate Professor

Dr Ahmed El Amin graduated from the University of Khartoum in 1974 as a Veterinary Surgeon. He worked as a Veterinary Officer until joining Pfizer Inc., Middle East in 1975 as Vet/Ag representative in Sudan.…

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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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Suliman Salih Dirar

Vice Chairman

Graduated from the Faculty of Law Cairo University, Khartoum Branch. Two higher diplomas in Marketing and market research, a higher Diploma in English language from UK. Courses in London in Journalism and copywriting. …

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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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Prof. Gordon McConnel

Professor

Gordon holds the title of Professor of Practice in Entrepreneurship in KAUST since May 2016 and has been the Head of the Entrepreneurship Center since May 2014. During which time he has led the activities of the center including the deployment of for-credit and non-credit Teaching & Learning programs, startup accelerators such as the TAQADAM University Entrepreneur Accelerator and the Takamol 910ths Startup Accelerator.…

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Prof. Amer Al-Roubaie

Dean

Professor Amer Al-Roubaie teaches Economics and currently the Dean of the Colege of Business and Finance at Ahlia University, Bahrain. He holds Ph.D. degree in Economics from McGill University in Montreal Canada.…

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Dr. Mirza Raiullah Baig

Researcher

Dr. Mirza Rafiullah Baig is a researcher obtained M.Pharm and PhD. He works at the Department of Clinical Pharmacy, School of Pharmacy, University Sains Malaysia, Penang, Malaysia.

Dr. Safa I.A. Abdalla

Researcher

Safa I.A. Abdalla holds a primary degree in medicine and a medical doctorate in Community Medicine from the University of Khartoum. She is a Member by examination of the Faculty of  Public Health of Ireland.…

Dr. Joek Hendrasari Arisasmita

Senior Lecturer

Dr. Joek Hendrasari Arisasmita is a senior lecturer in Department of Food Technology, Widya Mandala Surabaya Catholic University. She is the Head of food analysis laboratory. She is a member of Indonesian Association of Food Technologists.…

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Dr. Abraham Mainaji Amlogu

Consultant 

Abraham Mainaji Amlogu is a Consultant Clinical Pharmacist at the State House Medical Centre, Abuja, Nigeria. He holds a PhD in Public Health Nutrition from the University of Westminster, London. He is an Associate Fellow of the Higher Education Academy in the UK, a Fellow of the Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, a Fellow and an Examiner with the West Africa Postgraduate College of Pharmacists.…

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Dr. Titi Candra Sunarti

Scientist

Titi Candra Sunarti is a scientist with doctor degree on Applied Bioscience and Biotechnology, at Graduate School of Bioresources, Mie University, Japan. Since the year 1991, she has worked at Division of Bioindustry, Department of Agroindustrial Technology, Bogor Agricultural University, Indonesia.…

Jing Chai

Operational Manager

Mr Jing Chai (Carlos) is an entrepreneur both in real estate and the IT industry. He graduated from Unitec,
majoring in Marketing, and ICL Business School, majoring in International Business. Currently, he is working at the Greenspot Corporation as Operational Manager.

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Ammar Y. Kassab

Business Consultant

Ammar Kassab obtained his Bachelor’s degree (BSc) from the Faculty of Economics of Aleppo University in Syria in 2011, and his Master of Business Management (MBM) from the Faculty of Financial and Administrative Sciences of Al-Madinah International University in Shah Alam, Malaysia.…

Sharonne Chan Lim Wan

Researcher

Ms Sharonne Chan Lim Wan holds a BSc (Hons) degree in Management from the University of Mauritius. She has been an active trainee in various organizations and was highly involved in various projects related to quality management, service quality and health and safety issues.…