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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Basma Khalifa

Journalist

Basma Khalifa, graduated from Glasgow Caledonian university with a Degree in fashion business. Studying under a marketing, economic and business degree Basma, after graduating Worked in USA in high profile fashion events with a-list celebrities.…

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Dr. Ihab Tewfik

Course Leader

Dr. Ihab Tewfi k is the Programme Leader for BSc (Hons) Human Nutrition, Department of Life Sciences at the University of Westminster. Ihab is a Registered Practitioner in Higher Education, UK, as well as Fellow of the Royal Society of Public Health (FRSPH).…

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Dr. Rawad Hammad

Researcher and Senior Education Solutions Analyst

Rawad Hammad is a Senior Education Solutions Analyst at King’s College London, with extensive experience on Software Engineering and Technology Enhanced Learning (TEL) research and practice. Hammad contributed to various international research projects, led various international projects, published research articles and has been involved in conference programme committees.…

Dr. Mohammed Abaalkhail

Researcher

Mohammed Abaalkhail is the quality assurance senior staff member at the Saudi Cultural Bureau SACB (UK). He is currently finishing the final year of his PhD programme at the Business School, Brunel University, UK.…

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Dr. Emanuela Volpi

Reader in Biomedical Sciences

Dr Emanuela Volpi is a Reader in Biomedical Sciences and Faculty of Science and Technology Coordinator for the Graduate School Doctoral Researcher Development Programme at the University of Westminster. Emanuela graduated in Biological Sciences with summa cum laude and earned a Doctorate in Evolutionary Biology at the University of Rome “La Sapienza”, Italy.…

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.…

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Victor.O. Adebayo

Research Partner

Victor is currently conducting research on sustainable procurement in both public and private sector organisations in developing countries. Victor has five years’ experience working as a procurement practitioner where he  has participated in both private and public sector procurement and sustainability projects. …

Dr. Sohier Elneil

Consultant in Urogynaecology and Uro-neurology

Dr Sohier Elneil started her career in the field of Urogynaecology in the early 1990’s when she became involved with patients who suffered vesico-vaginal fistulas and female genital mutilation in under-resourced settings.…

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Vijay Parmar

Director/Co-Founder

Policy Advisor & Progamme Manager with strong international experience in policy development (drafting, inter-agency & national coordination & adoption of policy) business development, programme (development, management & evaluations), operational, stakeholder & knowledge-management & communications strategies (ICTs, publications & video documentaries).…

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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.…

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Hiro Tamura

Partner

Hiro Tamura is a Partner at Atomico, actively looking for great founders and companies to work with across the globe. Having joined the firm in 2008, Hiro has led Atomico’s growth to become a leading institutional fund manager.…

Dr. Huda H. Mohamed

Director in Public Health

Huda H. Mohamed studied Medicine at Ain Shams University, Cairo. She completed the Master in Community Medicine, University of Khartoum and UK Specialist Training in Public Health. She is a Fellow of the Faculty of Public Health and has experience in medical education, leadership development, communicable disease control, prevention and surveillance.…

Richard Hutson

Researcher

Richard Hutson has completed a BSc in Human Nutrition from the University of Westminster, London. The work reported in this study is based on research carried out for his final year project as part of the undergraduate study.…

Regina Papp

Researcher

Regina Papp holds a First Class Honours BSc degree from the University of Westminster. After having worked as a financial analyst for years, her attention turned to health and nutrition. Currently working for Action for Blind People, her focus of research is how nutrition can help prevent or slow sight loss with further interest in how nutrition influences health outcomes and health risks to individuals and communities.…

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Prof. SURAKSHA GUPTA

Professor

Suraksha Gupta is the Professor of Socially Responsible Marketing at Newcastle University London. She holds a PhD from Brunel University in UK, MBA from Institute of Management Technology in India and Bachelor of Commerce from University of Delhi, India.…

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Nagi Idris

Director

Nagi is a senior international lawyer and Fellow of the International Bar Association, with over 19 years of legal consultancy experience. He received his LLB (Hons) from the University of Khartoum, and attended the CPE Conversion Law Course at the City University London.…

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Prof. Therese Hesketh

Professor

Professor Therese Hesketh is a Professor in Global Health specialising in the impact of difficult circumstances on the health and psychosocial well-being of children; reproductive health, demographic change and health systems in China.…