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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Dr. MOUSTAFA BATTOR

Lecturer

Dr. Moustafa Battor is a Senior Lecturer – International Management and Innovation – Middlesex University.

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Ammar Hamoda

Freelance ICT Professional

Ammar Hamoda, ICT Expert, had 10+ years of experience in the telecommunications industry with a beginning of career in the technical sector as GSM Network Engineer. Then went to the commercial sector in the department of carrier relations and regulatory with a focus on dispute resolution, termination / interconnection cost modelling, infrastructure sharing and international fraud fighting.…

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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.…

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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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Dr. Andrew Sumner

Co-Director

Andy Sumner is a Reader in International Development and Co-Director of King’s International Development Institute, King’s College London. His research focuses on poverty theory and concepts and the causes of poverty both at a global level and with reference to Southeast Asia and Indonesia in particular. …

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Dr. Moonisah Usman

Associate Fellow

Moonisah Usman was awarded a BSc in Biomedical Sciences (First Class Honours) in 2014 from the University of Westminster (UoW), London. Her final year project evaluated the response of biomarkers of inflammation in saliva to moderate exercise in men.…

Ewa Hammarberg

Researcher

Ewa Hammarberg is a Member of The Association for Nutrition Society, UK and holds a first class honours BSc in Human Nutrition from the University of Westminster. One of her latest projects evaluated human subject’s physiological responses to meal replacement shakes that were aimed for weight loss.…

Dr. ADAM CUNLIFFE

Lecturer

Dr. Adam graduated from Queen Mary College (UOL) with a degree in physiology. After a year working in phase IV clinical trials he studied for an MSc in Nutrition at King’s College London before undertaking a PhD at the Royal London Hospital.…

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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.…

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Kate Godden

Lecturer

Kate Godden is a lecturer in the School of Life Sciences, University of Westminster. She is also a food security and nutrition adviser who has specialized in the humanitarian and development sectors since 1990.…

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Prof. John Joughin

Vice Chancellor

Professor John J. Joughin was appointed as Vice-Chancellor and Chief Executive of the University of East London in July 2013 with responsibility for all administrative and academic matters on behalf of the Board of Governors.…

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Prof. Virginia Murray

Public Health Consultant in Global Disaster Risk Reduction

Professor Virginia Murray, qualified in medicine, works for Public Health England as the Public Health Consultant in Global Disaster Risk Reduction. Currently she  is also  the vice-chair of the UN International Strategy for Disaster Reduction (UNISDR) Scientific and Technical Advisory Group supporting the implementation of the UN Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction 2015- 2030.…

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Dr. Sara Taha

Specialty Registrar

I am a speciality registrar in Neurosurgery working in London. I completed medical school at the University College of London and have been working in the NHS hospitals since graduation. I am particularly interested in sharing of knowledge, education and health equality.…

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Derek Taylor

Managing Director

Derek is a senior commercial management consultant working at Government, Board and Director level with hands on operational and strategic planning experience in health systems nationally and internationally. With a focus on the disadvantaged he has provided Management Consultancy and Technical Assistance to Governments and Policy makers in improving the delivery and sustainability of their national healthcare service. …

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Tasneem Nagi

Architect

Tasneem Nagi is a MSc student at the Development Planning Unit, University College London. She is also an architect, research associate and co-founder of several youth-led grassroots movements operating around issues of climate change and post-disaster reconstruction.…

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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.…