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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).

Yu Yao

Researcher

Ms. Yu Yao, Research Assistant in the Nutrition and Metabolism Research Laboratory, performed the experiments for this study. She was funded in part by FJST2000, a BC Government Science and Technology program.

Dr. Azharia Elbushra

Associated Professor

Azharia Elbushra is Associate Professor of Agricultural Economics, specialized in agricultural policy and development. She has teaching and research experiences in the area of agricultural policy, project evaluation, food security, and quantitative modeling.…

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prof. Wajeeh Elali

Vice President

Wajeeh Elali is a professor of finance and Vice President for Administration and Finance at Ahlia University, Bahrain. He joined Ahlia University after more than a decade teaching at McGill University, Canada.…

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Dr. Muhammad Shabbir

Associate professor

Dr. Shabbir Ahsen has been a permanent faculty member at the Department of Social Sciences and Humanities, Lahore University of Management Sciences since Feb 2004. Before joining LUMS, Shabbir taught at the Department of Philosophy, the University of Karachi from August 1993 to Feb 2004 as a permanent faculty member.…

Haya S. Al-ahmari

Lecturer

Haya, S. Al-ahmari is a Lecturer at the University of Dammam, Saudi Arabia. She received her Bachelor of Science degree in 2007 from the General Presidency for Female Education, Presidency Agency for Girls College, Girls College of Science, Dammam, Saudi Arabia.…

Dr. Elobeid Abdelraheim Elobeid

Lecturer

Dr Elobeid Abdelraheim Elobeid graduated from the University of Egypt in 1981 and worked as Block Inspector from 1982 until 2000. He attained his MSc (1998) in Animal Production Science at the Faculty of Animal Production, Khartoum University, Sudan and his PhD (2007) in Poultry Production at the Faculty of Agriculture, Department of Poultry Production, Omdurman Islamic University.…

Dr. Hadeel Showket Al Obaidy

Lecturer

Dr. Hedeel Showket Al Obaidy is currently teaching in the Department of Engineering at Ahlia University in Bahrain. Dr. Al Obaidy earned her PhD from the University of Technology, Iraq in 2006.…

Elkhtab Mohamed Abdalla

Researcher

Mr Elkhtab Mohamed Abdalla is a researcher at the Environment and Natural Resources Research Institute, National Centre for Research, Sudan. He holds a Bachelor’s of Sciences Degree in Agriculture (Soil and Environment Sciences) and a Master’s of Sciences Degree in Agriculture, University of Khartoum.…

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Dr. Mona Anwar

Assistant Professor

Mona Anwar is an Assistant Professor of Medical Biochemistry. She is especially interested in the effect of nutrition on the pathogenesis of different diseases. Her research has included work on antioxidants, obesity and diabetes.

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Dr. Sundus Tewfik

Pharmaceutical Scientist

Dr. Sundus Tewfik is the Course Leader for Herbal Medicinal Sciences at the Faculty of Life Sciences, School of Human Sciences, London Metropolitan University. As a Pharmaceutical scientist, she lectures on conventional and herbal pharmacology.…

Prof. Zahir Irani

Head of the Business School

Professor Zahir Irani is the Head of the Business School at Brunel University (UK). He consults for the Office of the Deputy Prime Minister (ODPM) in the UK as well as international organizations such as HSBC, Royal Dutch Shell Petroleum, BMW and Adidas.…

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Mohamed Alkhateeb

Consultant

Prof. Dina Ibrahim Shehab

Professor

Prof. Dina Ibrahim Shehab holds a Master and MD in Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine, Ain Shams University. Currently, she is Professor in the Department of Clinical Nutrition in National Nutrition Institute (NNI), General Organization of Teaching Hospitals and Institutes, Ministry of Health, Cairo, Egypt and Head of statistics units of National nutrition institute.

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Dr. Mridula Chopra

Senior Lecturer

Dr. Mridula Chopra is a senior lecturer for the School of Pharmacy and Biomedical Sciences at the University of Portsmouth. She is Mechanistic investigations into the pathology of cancer and cardiovascular disease.…

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Dr. Chanda Gokhale

Assistant Professor

Dr. Chanda Gokhale is a Doctorate in Food Science and Nutrition from S.N.D.T Women’s University. Assistant Professor in Department of Food Science and Nutrition at Shreemati Doshi Women’s College, affiliated to S.N.D.T Women’s University.…

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Noor Ghazal Aswad

Programme Officer

Noor Ghazal Aswad is a Junior Programme Officer at the Policy Advice and Capacity Building Directorate at the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA). She has an MSc in Engineering Systems Management from Masdar Institute of Science and Technology (in collaboration with Massachusetts Institute of Science and Technology) and a BSc in Architectural Engineering from the United Arab Emirates University.…

Nurul Adilla Loai

Researcher

Nurul Adilla is graduated from SMK Seri Pekan, Pahang in 2004 and she continued her study in life science at Negeri Sembilan Matriculation College, Malaysia. She received her bachelor’s degree in Food Science and Technology with a Minor in Islamic Food Law in 2011 from Universiti Teknologi MARA, Shah Alam, Malaysia.…