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.

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Dr. Magnus Andersson

Senior Lecturer

Dr Magnus Andersson is an Informatics PhD and has studied standardization and digital service innovation in applied transport and automotive industry settings. He has published his research in a number of scientific journals and proceedings and has participated in or managed several multiyear research projects within this area.

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Genci Dervishi


Genci Dervishi is a Master of Sciences in Public Health, Specialist in Public Health has developed many research projects on the nutrition of the Roma community and the nutrition on Students of the University of Sports.…

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Prof. Jan Feyen


Jan Feyen is a Professor at Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Belgium. He published several publications.

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Dr. Briony Stevens

Public Health Nutritionist

Dr. Briony Stevens is a DrPH candidate and part of the Cohort Doctoral Studies Program within the School of Public Health, Tropical Medicine and Rehabilitation Sciences, James Cook University, Australia. She holds a Bachelors degree in Health Science majoring in nutrition, a Master’s degree in International Public Health from the University of Sydney, and is a registered Public Health Nutritionist with the Nutrition Society of Australia.…

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Mia Rolf


Mia Rolf is the CEO of Ideon Science Park, Lund, Sweden, known for the close cooperation with Lund University and for being the birthplace for innovations like the Ericsson Mobile Phone, Bluetooth, network-connected cameras, software for sending images over the phone, and to over 800 companies.…

Dr. Ridha M. Al-Khayyat


Dr. Ridha M. Al-Khayyat is the director of Kuwait’s Institute for Banking Studies.

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Wafa Alghatam


Wafa AL-Ghatam studies the principles and constraints that govern the generation of built form and its social, cultural and economic functions. Her work includes the development methods and measures for the analysis of built space at the scale of buildings and urban areas.…

Dr. Emhamad Hamad


Emhamad Hamad is a PhD researcher at Nottingham Trent University. He was a public sector employee from 1985-2005 and has been a Faculty member of the College of Economics, Omar Al Mukhtar UniversityLibya, since 2005.…




Professor Honest Prosper Ngowi (PhD Economics) is the Head of Department of Short Courses, Research and Consultancy Mzumbe University Dar Es Salaam College Campus. He is also the founder of ANO Consulting  Ltd.…

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Dr. Elkhtab Mohammed Abdalla Adam


I awarded my PhD degree (2016) in Soil Science from University of KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa; BSc (2010) and MSc (2010) degrees in Agriculture, Department of Soil and Environment Sciences, Faculty of Agriculture, University of Khartoum, Sudan.…

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Dr. Pravin Singare

Assistant Professor

Dr. Pravin Singare completed his Bachelors degree in Chemistry (1994), Masters degree in Inorganic Chemistry (1997) and Ph.D. (Chemistry) from Mumbai University (1999). He has 10 years of Industrial experience in Process Development and Research.…

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Dr. Sung Je Lee

Senior Lecturer

Dr Sung Je Lee is a Senior Lecturer at Massey Institute of Food Science and Technology. His research interests are in the area of development of delivery systems (dry or liquid form) encapsulating bioactive compound (phytochemicals) for food (functional foods and beverages) and other industrial applications (pharmaceuticals, cosmetics, nutrition) using various biopolymers and encapsulation and emulsification technologies. …