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. Hanaa Sedhum Zoam

Assistant Professor

Dr. Hanaa Sedhum Zoam is a Researcher Professor Assistant and a plant pathologist and a nematologist. She is currently working at the Department of Nematological Research Diseases, Plant Pathology Research Institute (PPATHRI), Agricultural Research Center, Ministry of Agriculture and Land Reclamation, Cairo, Egypt.…

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Dr. Azharia Abd Elbagi Elbushra

Assistant Professor

Dr. Azharia Elbushra holds a PhD in Agricultural Economics. She has great experience in equilibrium analysis (general and partial equilibrium models) and social accounting matrix (SAM). She teaches courses related to economics such as agricultural economics, farm management, fish economics and livestock economics.…

Dr. Yi Wang

Assistant Professor

Yi Wang is currently working as Assistant Professor at the China Agriculture University. She obtained her PhD from the China Agriculture University. She has published several articles in regional and international journalism areas related to iron deficiency response.

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Prof. Elamin Abdelmagid Elamin


Professor Elamin Abdelmagid Elamin is a professor of soil chemistry/ reclamation and fertility currently working as Dean of the Faculty of Agriculture, University of Khartoum. He was awarded a PhD in soil science by the University of California, and achieved his MSc (agriculture) and BSc (soil science) at the University of Khartoum, Sudan.…

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Michael Oke

Executive Director

Michael is the Executive Director with Michael Adedotun Oke Foundation which  is responsible to the organizing supervisory, monitoring and evaluation of projects and has an expertise in Farm Management and extension.…

Abdulrazaq Abdulmajeed Adigun

Administrative Officer

Abdulrazaq Abdulmajeed Adigun holds a Master of Public Administration and BSc in Political Science. He began his career as a class instructor before joining the Nigeria Federal Civil Service as an Administrative Officer.…

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Omran Salem


OMRAN SALEM is a researcher at Municipalities and Agicultural department, UAE

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Saravanakumar Kandasamy


Saravanakumar is an International sustainability expert with a background of expertise on sustainability labels, standards, systems, certification and accreditation. Having a total of 25years of Industry experience has spent more than 15years in the the Sustainability labelling industry.…


Assistant Director

Dr Sule S Omolaja is an Assistant Director at the Cocoa Research Institute of Nigeria and technical adviser to the Executive Director. He is a plant breeder of international standing, the Head of Group in plant breeding and the programme leader in the tea programme.

Azhari Ibrahim


Azhari Ibrahim graduated from University of Khartoum, Sudan and holds MSc in agricultural economics. He has interest in agricultural policy analysis and agricultural trade modelling.

Dr. Walid Mohamed Shehata


Dr. Walid Mohamed Shehat is a researcher in the Crops Technology Research Department, Food Technology Research Institute, Agriculture Research Center, Giza, Egypt. He received PhD in 2005 from the Department of Food Science and Technology, Faculty of Agriculture, Minufi ya University, Egypt.…

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Dr. Elfatih Mohamed Abdel-Rahman

Assistant Professor

Elfatih Mohamed Abdel-Rahman received his BSc (Agric., Hons) in 1998 and his MSc (Crop Production) in 2003 from the Faculty of Agriculture, University of Khartoum. He completed his PhD in Environmental Sciences at the University of KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa in 2010.…

Abdalla Bashair Ali Eltegani


Abdalla Bashair Ali Eltegani earned a BSc (Crop Production, Hons) in 2005 from the Faculty of Agricultural Sciences, Sudan University of Science and Technology. He recently received his MSc (Crop Production, 2012) from the Faculty of Agriculture, University of Khartoum.

Dr. Ting Wu


Ting Wu is currently working as a lecturer at China Agricultural University. She obtained her PhD from ChinaAgricultural University.

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Husameldin Elnasri

Transformation Strategist

Experienced Strategy and Business Development professional with more than 18 years in Africa and Middle East. An award-winning MBA and Tutu African Leadership Fellow. Worked in camps at the tropics and conflict affected states as well as board rooms in big cities and enjoyed it all.…