Network

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 WASD network.

Interested in joining the WASD 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@sussex.ac.uk.

You can also join the expert directories of our sister organisations: Middle Eastern Knowledge Economy Institute (MEKEI) and Sudan Knowledge (SK).

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Mohamed Elhag

Managing Director

Senior management consultancy professional and business architect with an extensive background in public and private sectors, specialising in business strategies, business process re-engineering, change management, organizational transformation, knowledge management, and ICT. …

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David Hanton

Senior Project Manager

David is a senior economic consultant who has advised investors, developers and governments on the financial viability of mixed use development projects, many of which have included substantial infrastructure components, including transportation, sports, tourism and leisure facilities.…

Dr. Victor Joseph

Consultant

Victor Joseph is a Consultant in Public Health at Doncaster Council. He is the Deputy Chair of Public Health Africa, Special Interest Group of the UK Faculty of Public Health; Chair of Africa-UK Telemedicine Working Group and a founding member of Sudan Health Consultancy.…

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Dr. Temidayo Akenroye

Senior Manager

Temi is an expert with over 10 years’ experience in the fields of sustainability and supply chain management. He is currently a senior procurement manager with the NHS, where he helped the governments streamline procurement processes to achieve excellence in supply chain, sustainability goals, cost savings and value for money.…

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Dr. Shova Thapa Karki

Lecturer

I am a lecturer in entrepreneurship and sustainability at the University of Sussex. I have expertise in the areas of biodiversity conservation, protected area management, sustainable entrepreneurship, women entrepreneurship.

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Andrew Brown

Director

Born and raised in New Zealand, I spent a year in New York working for New Zealand’s Permanent Mission to the United Nations in various roles including as a negotiator in the 5th committee, and in the Special Committee on Peacekeeping Operations.…

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Ann Pettifor

Director

Ann Pettifor was born in South Africa and took her degree in politics and economics at the University of the Witwatersrand in Johannesburg. She spent a formative period of her life in Tanzania in the early 1970s before coming to Britain, and working at the Headquarters of the British Labour Party.…

Dr. Margaret Lawson

Researcher

Dr. Margaret Lawson is a State registered dietician since 1969, MSc in Human Nutrition, and PhD in Clinical Biochemistry (1990). A fellow of the British Dietetic Association in 2001 and A Postgraduate certificate in Allergy was awarded by Southampton University in 2004.…

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Councillor Lynda Hyde

Mayor

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Dr. Rida Y. Elkheir

Consultant

Rida Y. Elkheir studied Medicine at the University of Khartoum. He completed public health training in the UK, and post-graduate studies in Public Health (Cambridge), Diabetes and Long Term Conditions (Sussex) and holds Memberships of the Faculty of Public Health and Faculty of Medical Leadership and Management and Certificate of Completion of Specialist Training.…

Dr. Abrahams Mwasha

Senior Lecturer

Senior  Lecturer in Materials Technology, Green Engineering

Prof. David Dubster

Lecturer

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Prof. Charles Dennis

Director of Research

Charles Dennis is a professor of marketing and retailing and Director of Research at Lincoln Business School, Lincoln, UK. His teaching and research area is (e-)retail and consumer behaviour. Charles is a chartered marketer and fellow of the Chartered Institute of Marketing.…

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Dr. Randolf Cooper

Dean

Randolf Cooper is the Dean, Royal Docks Business and Law School at the University of East London. He is a well known leader in management services and institutional sustainability. He has personally overseen the academic restructuring at higher education institutions and his leadership posts have included Campus Director and Vice-President of Academic Affairs. …

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Ala Hassan Abbas Subhi

Journalist (Deceased)

Ala Subhi has been working as a Broadcast Journalist and Duty Editor for the BBC Arabic Service in London for more than 10 Years. He worked as a broadcast journalist for the last 18 years in Khartoum, Lyon and London working for Sudan Radio and TV, Euronews, Amnesty International and the BBC.…