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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Mohammad Ariful Islam

Communications Expert

I’m ARIF from Bangladesh; I believe to reach the ultimate satisfactory level of success by achieving the SDG-2030. Achieving sustainable development and fighting climate change is an overarching challenge for humanity.…

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Dr. Abdulaziz Al Twaim

Director of Pediatric Endocrinology

Dr. Abdulaziz Al Twaim is the Section Head/Consultant Paediatric Endocrinologist and Director of Paediatric Endocrinology Fellowship Program at King Abdulaziz Medical City-National Guard Health Affairs, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia as well as an Assistant Professor of paediatrics at the College of Medicine, King Saud Bin Abdualziz University for Health Sciences.…

N. H. El-Arabi

Assistant Lecturer

Arabi N H is an assistant lecturer in nutrition, Food Science and Nutrition Dept., National Research Center, Cairo, Egypt, interested in the field of nutritional surveys, with special experience in social studies and its association with nutritional status.…

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Dr. Abdulla Al-Hamaq

Executive Director

Dr. Al-Hamaq received his Master Degree in Public Health , from school of Medicine and Health Sciences, George Washington University. USA, and his PhD in the field of Public Health , from University of Westminster, London UK. …

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Dr. Adrian Dore

Managing Director

Adrian Dore is the Founding Managing Director of Cabis Solutions Limited. Adrian is a dynamic individual of exceptional talent who specialises in providing effective real-world solutions to business challenges. His rich managerial and technical skill sets together with his unique mixture of industrial and academic experience enable him to readily analyse and balance the benefits and risks of information communication technologies with the needs and goals of business.…

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Prof. Feride Gonel

Professor

Dr. Gonel is professor of Economics in Yildiz Technical University, Istanbul. She received his master degree from Bogazici University and PhD degree from Istanbul University. She visited Seul National University and worked on Korean economic development for six months.…

Dr. Wondimagegnehu  Alemu

Medical Doctor

Dr. Wondimagegnehu Alemu is a medical doctor and Public Health specialist who brings over 3 decades of experience in global health with the focus on public health surveillance and disease control.…

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Dr. Khairul Naim Adham

Head of Unit

Khairul Naim Adham is the Head of Unit (Strategic Planning), National Biodiversity Centre Core Team at the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment, Malaysia (NRE). He is also a National Expert for the Sustainable Consumption and Production (SCP) Policy Support for Malaysia project (Economic Planning Unit in collaboration with the European Union) and Expert Panel for National Occupational Skills Standard (NOSS) Green Technology Compliance, Department of Skill Development and Ministry of Human Resource.…

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Sarah Collymore

Headteacher and National Leader of Education

I have worked in inner city London schools for 15 years tackling educational disadvantage. In 2016, I became a National Leader of Education in the UK which enables me to support schools across the country to achieve best possible outcomes for all children.…

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Dr. Sarra Ahmed Mohamed Saad

Associate Research Professor

Dr Sarra was born in Sudan and awarded the PhD degree in Soil Science in 2002 from University of Goettingen, Germany. She was graduated from Faculty of Agriculture, University of Khartoum majoring in Soil Science. …

Fatemah A. Al Maddah

Legal Advisor Qualifications

Fatemah A. Al Maddah is a legal advisor at a private investment company situated in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. She holds an LLM degree in International Business Law from the Centre of Commercial Law Studies, Queen Mary University in London and a Licence in French Law and Economic Studies from the University Paris Descartes (Paris V) in Paris.…

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Dr. Ahmed E Sidahmed

Associate Director

Extensive experience- agriculture & rural development with FAO, IFAD, USAID, AU-IBAR, WB. Led, managed advised, evaluated, reviewed, assessed development, research and emergency programs; coordinated strategies, work plans. Negotiated, raised funds.…

Dr. Rubini Pasupathy

Assistant Professor

Dr. Rubini Pasupathy is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Clinic Administration and Rehabilitation Counseling at TTUHSC. She teaches in the Clinical Practice Management Program (Master of Science) and the Clinical Services Management Program (Bachelor of Arts).

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Prof. SANJEEV SINHA

Head of the Department of Civil Engineering

Sanjeev Sinha is presently Professor and Head of the Department of Civil Engineering at National Institute of Technology Patna, India. He had obtained his doctoral degree from Asian Institute of Technology, Thailand and his Master’s degree from Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee, India.…

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Dr. Habiba Ali

Associate Professor

Dr. Habiba Ali is an Associate Professor and Registered Dietitian and Certified Diabetes Educator at the Nutrition and Health Department College of Food and Agriculture  UAE University Al Ain United Arab Emirates

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Dr. Kerstin Andrae-Marobela

Molecular Cell Biologist

Dr Kerstin Andrae-Marobela is a molecular cell biologist at the Department of Biological Sciences. Her research focuses on indigenous knowledge (IK)-based science platforms for innovation in relation to human health. She is particularly interested in the interface of research, science & technology and economic development for communities in Botswana.

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Ahmed Abdeldaim

Project Coordinator

Over 10 years professional experience in banking as part of the planning and strategy team. Selected out of a pool of experts to  oversee the on boarding of Fraud Operation. Great experience of stakeholder management.  …

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Dr. Abhishek Dutt Tripathi

Assistant Professor

Dr. Abhishek Dutt Tripathi is Assistant Professor at the Centre for Food Science and Technology, Institute of Agricultural Sciences, Banaras Hindu University, India. Dr Tripathi specializes in food, fermentation technology, enzyme technology and microbiology.

SHADI MUSALLAM

Researcher

SHADI MUSALLAM is a researcher at Abu Dhabi Police, UAE.