University of Kordofan Staff Members

 CURRICULUM VITAE

GENERAL                                                

                                                  

Name:                        ABDELKAREEM, Osman Elsaid Adlan

Date of Birth:              01|01|1972

Place of Birth:             Malit, Sudan

Nationality:                 Sudanese

Sex:                           Male

Address:                     Dept of Gum Arabic Research, Institute of Gum Arabic Research and Desertification Studies, University of Kordofan. P.O. Box 160, Elobeid, Sudan

E.mail:                        This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. (Preferable) This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Tel. (Office):               +249 124523444

Tel. (Cellular):            +249 918318363

Fax:                           +249 6118 32877 / +249 611822344

LANGUAGE PROFICIENCY

 

Reading

Writing Conversation
Language Excellent Fair Weak Excellent Fair Weak Excellent Fair Weak
Arabic X     X     X    
English X     X     X    
German   X     X       X

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONS

Third University Degree,               2015

Degree:                                            PhD. In Forest management

University:                                        University of Khartoum

Specialization:                                   Forest management

Title of Thesis:                                  Assessment of Forest Gaps and Deforestation Trends and Methods of Rehabilitation in Um Abdalla Natural Forest Reserve, South Kordofan, Sudan..

Second University Degree,          2006

Degree:                                            M. Sc. In Tropical and International Forestry

University:                                        George August University, Goettingen

Specialization:                                   Wood Technology

Title of Thesis:                                  Theoretical background in the field of wood bonding and practical investigations on the glueability of grand fir (Abies grandis).

First University Degree,          1997

Degree:                                              B. Sc. (Natural Resources & Environmental Studies) Honors, University of Kordofan, Elobeid, Sudan

Specialization:                                   Forestry and Range Sciences

Secondary School Certificate:          1992

Certificate:  Sudanese Certificate March 1992 (Higher Secondary School Certificate).

COMPUTER LITERACY

Excellent Computer Skills

(Word processing and data analysis) and experience in operating following Computer Programs:

Software Use
All versions of: Windows; Microsoft Word; Word Perfect; Microsoft PowerPoint; Microsoft Excel; SPSS for Windows. Remote sensing software's ERDAS, Arc Map & Arc GIC Computer Operating; Word Processing; Statistical Analysis; power point Presentations; Internet; Virus Scanning; Operating System Formatting & New Installation and Internet. Classification of land use land cover changes and mapping

Certificates in Computer Science:

Certificates Place Date
Diploma of office management with grad good Intel institute, El Obeid, Sudan 2001

 SCHOLARSHIPS AND AWARDS

Organization conferring award Type of award Awarded for Date
German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) Scholarship

M. Sc. Study in Germany

2004-2006
German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) Scholarship Re-nvitation program for former scholarship holder 2011

EMPLOYMENT/ Scientific Title

  • Current Position Held: Head Dept. of Gum Arabic Research, Institute of Gum Arabic Research and Desertification Studies, University of Kordofan
  • 2014 -2015 Assistant Professor at Dept. of Gum Arabic Research, Institute of Gum Arabic Research and Desertification Studies, University of Kordofan
  • 2011- 2014 Lecturer at Faculty of Natural Resources and Environmental Studies, University of Kordofan.
  • 2009 – 2011 Faculty Registrars of Natural Resources and Environmental Studies, University of Kordofan.
  • 2007- up to 2008 Head Department of Forestry & Range Sciences, Faculty of Natural Resources and Environmental Studies, University of Kordofan
  • 2007: Lecturer at dept. Forestry & Range Sciences, Faculty of Natural Resources and Environmental Studies, University of Kordofan.
  • 2001 – 2007: Teaching Assistant at the Dept. of Forestry and Range Sciences Faculty of Natural Resources and Environmental Studies, University of Kordofan.
  • 1998 – 2001: Assistant site manager in Acacia company project, El Obeid, Sudan.

Professional background.

  • 2010-2011: Member of the board: Department of Forestry and Range Sciences, Faculty of Natural resources and Environmental studies, University of Kordofan, Sudan.
  • 2010 – 2011Member in Faculty of Natural Resources & Environmental Studies Board.
  • 2009- 2010: Member of examination Committee at Faculty of Natural resources and Environmental studies, University of Kordofan, Sudan.
  • 2009 – 2010 Member in Faculty of Natural Resources & Environmental Studies Board.
  • 2007- up to 2008 Head Department Forestry & Range Sciences, Faculty of Natural Resources and Environmental Studies, University of Kordofan.
  • 2001 – to date Member of Faculty of Natural Resources and Environmental Studies Staff Association

UNIVERSITY TEACHING EXPERIENCE

The following courses that were taught at B. Sc. Level;

1-      Forest management

2-      Wood Technology

3-      Introduction to forestry

4-      Forest policy and protection management

5-      Forest Roads and bridges Engineering

INTERNATIONAL ATTENDED COURSE:

Attended an International Courses taught at M. Sc. level: (International Forest Economics; Forest Development policy; Forest genetics and plantation forestry; Tropical forest ecology and silviculture; Bioclimatology and global change; Ecopedology of the tropics and sub tropics; Forest Inventory; Forest utilization and wood processing; Tropical dendrology and wood sciences; Forest Management; Forest entomology; Project planning, management and evaluation; Biometric data analysis and forest dynamics; Multidisciplinary research in tropical production systems; dry land forest and methods in silviculture; forestry in Germany). Taught by different Professors at the faculty of Forestry and Forest Ecology, Georg- August University Goettingen, Germany.

CONFERENCES, WORKSHOPS AND SEMINARS

Name of International Conference/ Workshops Place Organiser Date
       
Scientific Cooperation Network on Eco-Peace for Natural Resources Development Continuum Sudan DAAD Alumni, Sudan 12th Nov 2014
Electronic Library Resources training Workshop. Sudan DAAD, ITOCA &ARC 16th -19th June 2014
Conference “Wood Science and Engineering in the third Millenium “ – ICWSE Romania Translavania University, Romania 7th -9th Nov 2013
Welcome to Africa, Scientific Cooperation,   Network on Climate Change Adaptation, Summer school Workshop Ethiopia DAAD 12-20th .March 2014
DAAD Alumni Workshop on Climate Change & Agricultural Production in Sudan Sudan DAAD Alumni Sudan

28.Nov.2013

Scientific Cooperation Network on Climate Change Adaptation, DAAD summer School Workshop, Welcome to Africa, University of Khartoum and University of Kordofan, Sudan Sudan DAAD

4th -12th March 2013

Workshop on Scientific Methods of Research Proposal Writing, Elobeid, Sudan German Alumni Collaboration With Secretariat For Academic Affairs, University of Kordofan

4th - 5th July 2012

GIs Training Course: Introduction, Principles and Applications, Training and Information Unit, Faculty of Forestry, University of Khartoum. Sudan University of Khartoum, Sudan 4th -8th March 2012
Workshop on Scientific Research Methodology and Proposal Writing, DAAD Alumni Training Workshop, DAAD Alumni-Sudan and Development Studies and Research Institute, University of Khartoum. Khartoum, Sudan DAAD Alumni-Sudan

25th -26thApril 2012

Bilateral Workshop on integrated management of Agro-silvo- PastoralSystem for Sustainable Production, Elobeid, Sudan University of Kordofan with Cirad (France), Sudanese – French Scientific Program. 15 – 17 March 2011
Training Workshop on pedagogical Skills Elobeid, Sudan Sponsored by RuFORUM and British Council under the   DelPHE Project 21st -24th September 2010
Intensive training course on National Level Climate Change “Procedures and Methodologies on Carbon Dioxide Inventory, Khartoum University of Khartoum 23-27 May 2010
DAAD Regional Workshop on Teaching Module on Research Methodologies of Natural Sciences, Faculty of Natural & Resources & Environmental Studies, University of Kordofan Elobied Sudan. DAAD March 2007
Intensive course on research methodology. Bakht Ruda University Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research Committee of Medical & Health Science and Scientific Research in Collaboration with Bakht Ruda University 8 – 14th December 2007
German Language Course, Goethe Institute, Goettingen,, Germany Goettingen,, Germany DAAD 4th August 21st September 2004
Deutsche Tropen Tag Berlin, Germany Tropen Tag Committee, (Bonn, Hamburg, Gottingen Universities) October 2004
GIs Training Course: Introduction, Principles and Applications, Training and Information Unit, Faculty of Forestry, University of Khartoum. Sudan University of Khartoum, Sudan 4th -8th March 2012
Deutsche Tropen Tag Stuttgart, Germany Tropen Tag Committee, (Bonn, Hamburg, Gottingen Universities) October 2005
Deutsche Tropen Tag Bonn, Germany Tropen Tag Committee, (Bonn, Hamburg, Gottingen Universities) October 2006
Teaching Module on Research Methodologies of Natural Sciences Elobeid, Sudan DAAD Regional Workshop Faculty of Natural & Resources & Environmental Studies, University of Kordofan , Elobied Sudan. March 2007
Seminar on: landwirtschaft und Ernaehrungssicherung in Entwicklungslaedern – Arbeitsmoeglichkeiten im Landwirtschaftlichen sector Fuer Rueckkeher Goettingen, Germany Afrikanisch-Asiatischer Studienfoerderung e-v. Goettingen. Germany. Von 17 -19 September 2004

Publications

  1. Tarig E.M., Mohamed E.T., Hassan E. A, Abdelateif H. I., Jürgen P., Eckhard A., Awad Elkareem. S. K., Mohamed Elmustafa O. E , Hatim M. E-, Abdelkareem O. E. A., Zeinab M. H, Muneer E. S., Mohamed. E. E.;Fathi H. B, Asmamaw A. A., Elbasha B. (2016) Recent Changes in Local Marketing Patterns of Gum Arabic in Kordofan, Sudan. Journal of Agricultural Science and Engineering,
  2. Adam Management of Gum Arabic Production Potentialities in the Gum Belt of Kordofan-Sudan. Journal of Forest and Environmental Sciences (submitted for publication).
  3. Mohamed E. Taha, Ismail F. Mugadam, Hatim M. A. Elamin, Bashir A. ElTahir, Abdelkareem O. E. A., Muneer E. S. Eltahir (2015) . Involvement of Gum Arabic Producers' Associations in Promoting Gum Arabic Production and Marketing in Ennuhud and West Bara Localities, Sudan. International Journal of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries. Vol. 03, No. 05, 2015, pp. 182-188.
  4. Elsheikh A. E., Adam H. E., Abdelkareem, O. E. A. , Muneera K (2015): Effects of climate change on the traditional rain-fed agriculture in Sheikan Locality, North Kordofan State, Sudan. “Welcome to Africa” Workshop on “Scientific Cooperation Network on Climate Change Adaptation”. Proceed book of Summer school on Summer School on Climate Change Adaptation,Tharandt, Germany ISBN: (under print).
  5. Abdelkareem, O. E. A., Elsiddig E. A., Adam H. E., Csaplovics E., Elhaja M. E (2015): Monitoring Deforestation and Degradation processes and Land Use Systems in Umabdalla Natural Forest Reserved, South Kordofan, Sudan. “Welcome to Africa” Workshop on “Scientific Cooperation Network on Climate Change Adaptation”. Proceed. Of Summer school pp 56-69;ISBN: 978-3-942934-05-3
  6. Eissa, M. A., Hammad, Z. M., Abdelkareem, O. E. A., (2014): Biotic investigation on Acacia species in Kordofan Region Sudan against climate change (2014): 7 IUFRO JOINT MEETING 09-14 April 2014.
  7. Maalla O. S. A., Abakar, A. M, Hamdi. Y. M., Maruod E. M. and Abdelkareem, O. E. A. (2015). The impact of Climate change on pastoralist's livelihood in South Kordofan State, Sudan,   Journal of Novel Applied Sciences,   ISSN 2322-5149 ©2015 JNAS
  8. Muneer E. S. Eltahir, Kamal F. El Khalifa, Mohamed E. Taha, Dietrich Darr, Jens Gebauer, Hatim M. A. Elamin, Abdelkareem O. E. A. (2015) Scanty Regeneration of Baobab (Adansonia digitata) in West Kordofan State, Sudan. International Journal of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries. Vol. 3, No. 6, 2015, pp. 206-212.
  9. Hammad Z., Taha M. El, Abdelkareem O. E. A., Eisa M. A. (2014) Optimum Land Use System for Soil Maintenance: Case of Agroforestry Practice in North Kordofan Gum Belt, Sudan, Sudan Journal of Science and Technology (2014) 15(1):57-66 ISSN (Print): 1605 427x e-ISSN (Online): 1858-6716
  10. Abdelkareem, O. E. A, Adam H. E., Csaplovics E. (2013) Application of remote sensing in the assessment of forest gaps and land use in Umabdalla natural reserved forest, South Kordofan, Sudan. Proced. of 34th Asia conference on remote sensing, the festive of science, education, nation and culture, , edited Gatot H. Pramono, Dadan Ramdani, Baba Barus, Reiza M. Ariansyah. PP. SCO4-804- SCO-811. (ISBN: 978-602-9439-33-5.
  11. Moayad B. ZAIED, Abdelkareem, O. E. A., Mohammed H. M., (2013): Computer Simulation to study Deformation and Stress Distribution on some Sudanese Local Wood material Under Constant External Load, PRO LIGNO, Vol. 9 N° 4 2013, pp. 340-346, ONLINE ISSN 2069-7430, ISSN-L 1841-4737.

Books:

  • Abdallah Mirghani El Tayeb, Abdelkareem, O. E. A, and Klaus v. Gadow, (2006): Forest Management (in Arabic). Universitätsverlag Georg-August-Uiversität Göttingen (ISBN 978-3-938616-59-8)
  • Abdelkareem O. E. A. (2006).Theoretical background in the field of wood bonding and practical investigations on the glueability of grand fir (Abies grandis). M. Sc. Thesis, Georg-August-Uiversität Göttingen, Germany.
  • Abdelkareem O. E. A. (2015). Assessment of forest gaps and deforestation trends, method of rehabilitation in Umabdalla Natural Forest Reserve, South Kordofan, Sudan. PhD thesis, University of Khartoum.
  1. ADDITIONAL QUALIFICATIONS
  • Membership of Professional Organizations
Name of organization or society Membership period

Nature of membership

From To
1. Sudanese Environment Conservation Society (SECS) 2007 Present Member
2. German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) Alumni 2004 Present Member

REFERENCES

1st Reference :

Name Position Address Phone
Prof. Dr. Mohammed Elnour Taha Dean of Students Affairs, University of Kordofan, Sudan University of Kordofan, Elobeid, Sudan. PO Box 160

Home

(+249) 111668605

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2nd Reference:

Name Position Address Phone
Associate Prof. Dr. Zeinab M. Hammad Director of the Institute of Gum Arabic Research and Desertification Studies Institute of Gum Arabic Research and Desertification Studies, University of Kordofan, Elobeid, Sudan. PO Box 160

(+249) 117887222

 

3rd Reference :

Name Position Present Address Phone Fax

Klaus Von Gadow

Former Director of the Institute of Forest Management, Goettingen University, Germany

Georg- august Universitaet Goettingen, Fakutaet fuer Forstwisenschsften und waldoekologie Burckhardt – Institut,

Abteilung Waldiventur und Fernerkundung

+ 49 (0) 551 39 -3471

+ 49 (0) 551 39 – 9787

4th Reference

Name Position Present Address Phone Fax

Prof. Dr. Habil. Elmar Csaplovics

Director Institute of Photogarmmetry and Remote Sensing WG Remote Sensing and Geoinformation   Analysis, TU Dresden, Germany.

Faculty of Forestry, Geo- and Hydro – Sciences, Department of Geosciences,   Institute of Photogarmmetry and Remote Sensing WG Remote Sensing and Geoinformation Analysis, TU Dresden, Germany.

Tel +49(0351) 463-33372/36205

Fax +49   (0351) 463- 37266

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Mr. Osman Elsaid Adlan Abdelkareem