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. Siham Ibrahim Babiker

Researcher

Siham Ibrahim Babiker is a Researcher of Horticultural Science, Fruit trees in Agricultural Research CorporationSudan. She obtained her PhD from China Agricultural University, China.

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Sami A. Al-Khursani

Chief Operation Officer

Sami A. Khursani is currently the Chief Operation Officer of Wa’ed, the Saudi Aramco Entrepreneurship Center. He has more than 25 years of experience in Oil & Gas and Engineering related fields.…

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Dr. Leila Cheikh

Lecturer

Dr. Leila Cheikh is a Lecturer at the University of Oxford. She is a Director of  Field Studies (OMPHI) and Project Leader of (INTERGROWTH-21ST). Dr. Leila Cheikh is A key role that involved contributing to decision making, implementation and overall management of major research projects.…

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Dr. Siham El-Kafafi

Director of Research

Dr Siham El-Kafafi comes with wide overseas industry experience and consultancy (i.e. medical, manufacturing and service industry) before becoming an academic for the past 18 years.  Her teaching experience plays a leadership role in the creation of high quality student experience in a wide range of business courses e.g.…

Dr. Arwa M. Badreldin

Lecturer

Arwa M. Badreldin is a former Lecturer of Clinical & Sports Nutrition at the Department of Clinical Nutrition, Faculty of Applied Medical Sciences, King Abdulaziz University and currently joining the National Nutrition Institute, Cairo Egypt, as a part-time lecturer.…

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Dr. Lawrence V. Fulton

Assistant Professor

Dr. Lawrence V. Fulton is an Assistant Professor of Quantitative Methods at Texas State University, San Marcos, and a retired Army health care administrator. He is a Fellow in the American College of Health Care Executives, a Fellow in the Royal Statistical Society (CStat CSci), and a Certified Quality Engineer and Six Sigma Black Belt from the American Society for Quality.…

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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. …

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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Prof. Janet Druker

Professor

Janet Druker is a Professor at the University of Westminster, London, supporting research development within the Business School. Her most recent full-time post was as Senior Pro-Vice Chancellor at Canterbury Christ Church University where she was based from 2005 until December 2010, leading research across the University.…

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Elmouiz Siddeg Hussein

Manufacturing Engineer

Elmouiz Siddeg Hussein is a Mechanical Engineering graduate of the University of Khartoum, Sudan (1999). He then gained some work experience as a Mechanical Engineer at a private workshop in North Khartoum, Sudan.…

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Ahmed Ginawi

Director

A  telecommunication and Internet professional.  Currently working in product development at Emirates Telecommunication corporation. Worked as Director for Internet Services Operation and Maintenance.
Was Part of the team who launched Canar Communications Co., as a new fixed/data telecom operator in Sudan
Was one of the Launch team of Mobily- The 2nd GSM Operator in KSA.…

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Prof. Ahmed Mohamed EL Hassan

Professor

Ahmed Mohamed EL Hassan is currently an Emeritus Professor of pathology at the Institute of Endemic Diseases, University of Khartoum, which he initiated in 1993. He graduated from the Kitchener School of Medicine (now the Faculty of Medicine, University of Khartoum).…

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Dr. Amir Abdulrazzak Abdulmuhsin AL-Nasser

Lecturer

Dr Amir Abdulrazzak Abdulmuhsin AL-Nasser is a Lecturer in Knowledge Management (KM) and Business Information Systems (BIS) at the University of Mosul, Iraq. He obtained his MSc and PhD from Mosul University and has published many research papers in KM and BIS, together with two books.…

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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.…

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Dr. Abdeen Mustafa Omer

Associate Researcher

Dr Abdeen Mustafa Omer (BSc, MSc, PhD) is an Associate Researcher at Energy Research Institute. He obtained both his PhD degree in the Built Environment and Master of Philosophy degree in Renewable Energy Technologies from the University of Nottingham.…

Agustinus Elbert Tanur

Researcher

Agustinus Elbert Tanur is Research Assistants in Food Technology Department, Widya Mandala Surabaya Catholic University. They focused on food processing and microbiology research.

Dr. Rubini Pasupathy

Assistant Professor

Dr. Rubini Pasupathy is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Clinic Administration and Rehabilitation Counseling at TTUHSC. She teaches in the Clinical Practice Management Program (Master of Science) and the Clinical Services Management Program (Bachelor of Arts).

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Prof. Mogessie Ashenafi

Professor

Mogessie Ashenafi obtained a BSc and an MSc in Biology/Microbiology at Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia, and a PhD in Food Microbiology from the Technical University of Munich, Germany. He is a Professor of Food Microbiology at the Institute of Pathobiology, Addis Ababa University.…

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Dr. Rasha Shaker Abdul Wahab

Assistant Professor

Dr. Rasha Shaker Abdul Wahab received her PhD in Data Mining and Evolutionary Algorithm, from the Iraq University of Technology in 2005. She is currently Assistant Professor of Computer Science, College of Information Technology, Ahlia 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.…