University of Kordofan Staff Members

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dr taha

Personal information

 

First name(s) / Surname(s)

Mohamed El Nour Taha

Address(es)

Amir Square, 51111, Elobeid, Sudan.

Telephone(s)

+249-611- 24080 .

Mobile:

+249122910500.

Fax(es)

+249-611-8-32877- +249-611-8-40447- +249-611-8-23108.

E-mail

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Nationality

Sudanese.

   

Date of birth

01.01.1963 Ghibaish, North Kordofan, Sudan.

   

Gender

Male.

Desired employment / Occupational field

Occupation or position held

Main activities and responsibilities

Name and address of employer

Type of business or sector

Prof. in Socioeconomics and Management of Gum Arabic

Dean of Students Affairs, University of Kordofan, Sudan

Lecturer (Associate Professor)

Teaching, research, supervision of graduate and postgraduate students. University staff member, president of German Alumni Association in West Sudan

University of Kordofan, P.O Box 160. Elobeid, Sudan.

Higher Education

Work experience

14.09.2017

2013-2017

2007-2012

 

2000-2007

 

1993-1995

 

 

1993-1995

 

 

1991-1992

 

1989-1991

 

 

Education and training

 

Vice Chancellor - University of Kordofan, Sudan

Dean of Students Affairs, University of Kordofan, Sudan

Dean of Om Rowaba Technical College, Technical Education Corporation, Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research, Sudan


Director of Gum Arabic Research Centre, University of Kordofan, Sudan

 

Head Department of Forestry and Range Sciences, Faculty of Natural Resources and Environmental Studies, University of Kordofan, Sudan

 

Lecturer at Department of Forestry and Range Sciences, Faculty of Natural Resources & Environmental Studies, University of Kordofan Elobeid, Sudan.

 

Assistant Field Inspector, Forests National Corporation, Khartoum, Sudan

 

Teaching Assistant at Department of Forestry, Faculty of Agriculture, University of Khartoum, Khartoum, Sudan.

 

Title of qualification awarded

PhD

Principal subjects/occupational skills covered

Forest Management with emphasis to Socioeconomics of Gum Arabic

Name and type of organisation providing education and training

Institute of International Forestry and Forest Products, Technical University of Dresden, Germany, 1999.

 

Title of qualification awarded

 

M.Sc

Principal subjects/occupational skills covered

Forest Management (Social, Managerial and Financial Aspects of Irrigated Eucalyptus Plantations)

Name and type of organisation providing education and training

Faculty of Forestry, University of Khartoum, Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research, Khartoum, Sudan 1993.

Level in national or international classification

Master of science.

 

Name and type of organisation providing education and training

Department of Forestry, Faculty of Agriculture, University of Khartoum, Khartoum, Sudan, 1988

Level in national or international classification

B.Sc. (Honors) class one in Forestry.

 

Training Courses

9th -13th March. 2014

 

 

4th -12th March 2013

 

 

8th -12th March 2010

 

 

 

May 2008

 

 

November 2007

 

2007

 

 

2002, 2004 & 2007

 

March 2006

 

 

Nov. – Dec. 2005

 

Dec. 2005

 

 

1st Oct.1994 -31th March 1995

 

Workshops, Conferences and Seminars

 

12.-19. April 2014

 

14.-20. March 2014

 

Sept. 2013


 

28.Nov.2013

17 th-19 th September 2013

 

 

 

4th - 5th July 2012


 

25th -26th April 2012

 

 

5th -6th Nov. 2010

 

14 th -16 th Sept. 2010

 

International Conferences

 

6 th -8 th October 2009

 

 

 

19 th -21 st September 2012

2008

2007

2006

2006

2006

2004

2003

 

DAAD Summer School on Climate Change, Welcome to Africa Project, Wondo Genet, Hawassa University, Ethiopia.

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

 

Training Course on the Geographical Information Systems (GIS) and Remote Sensing: Introduction, Principles and Applications. Training and Information Unit, Faculty of Forestry, University of Khartoum, Shambat, Sudan.

 

Training Course on Change Management, 25 – 28 May 2008. International Center for Quality, Khartoum, Sudan.

 

Development of Networking between DAAD Alumni in South East Africa. Training, Information and Communication Unit, University of Khartoum, Sudan.

Training Course on Application of Geographical Information Systems (GIS) and Remote Sensing in Management of Natural Resources. Sudan University of Technology and University of Kordofan, Sudan.

 

Advanced Training on Capacity Building of University Staff. Training Unit, University of Khartoum, Sudan.

Advanced Course on Training of Trainers (TOT). Training and Information Unit, University of Kordofan, Sudan.

 

Training of Trainees (TOT). 27 November – 2 December 2005, Higher Institute for Accounting and Financial Studies, University of Kordofan, Elobeid, Sudan.

 

Preparation and Formulation of Training Material. 24 29 December 2005, Higher Institute for Accounting and Financial Studies, University of Kordofan, Elobeid, Sudan.

 

German Language Course, Goethe Institute, Goettingen, Germany.

 

 

 

 

National Strategic Planning at National, Regional and International Levels, Quality and Strategic Planning Unit, University of Kordofan, Sudan.

DAAD Alumni Workshop on Chances in Sustainability (Chains), CHAINS Project, Wondo Genet, Hawassa University, Ethiopia.

Workshop on BAOFOOD: Enhancing local food security and nutrition through promoting the use of Baobab (Adansonia digitata L.) in rural communities in Eastern Africa, partnership between Europe (Germany) and East Africa, held in Rein Wall University, Kleve, Germany.

DAAD Alumni Workshop on Climate Change & Agricultural Production in Sudan, Wad Medani, Sudan

Tropentag Conference, International Research on Food Security, Natural Resources Management and Rural Development, Agricultural Development within the Rural-Urban Continuum, University of Hohenheim, Stuttgart, Germany.

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


Workshop on Scientific Research Methodology and Proposal Writing, DAAD Alumni Training Workshop, DAAD Alumni-Sudan and Development Studies and Research Institute, University of Khartoum, Sudan


Workshop on Climate Change and Environmental Sustainability, DAAD Climate Change Group, TU Dresden, Germany

 

Tropentag Conference, World Food System, A Contribution from Europe. Yurich, Germany.

 

 

 

Expert Seminar For Revising and Complementing Teaching Modules and Research Methodologies in Collaboration between University of Kordofan-Sudan, TU Dresden-Germany, Moi University- Kenya and Hawassa University- Ethiopia

Workshop on Interdisciplinary Approach in Natural Resource management, DAAD Project 53. Organized by University of Kordofan-Sudan in Collaboration with TU Dresden-Germany, Moi University- Kenya and Debub University- Ethiopia. 9 – 14 Sept. 2007, Kordofan University, Elobeid, Sudan.

Pastoralist Gathering Day (Effective Role and Bright Future), Kordofan, Sudan

Effect of Climate Change on National Strategy, Agricultural Research Station, Elobeid, Sudan

DAAD Regional Workshop on Natural Resources Management in Collaboration between University of Kordofan-Sudan, TU Dresden-Germany, Moi University- Kenya and Hawassa University- Ethiopia, Held in Sudan

Modernizing Teaching Modules on Natural Resources and Agricultural Sciences, Moi University, Eldoret, Kenya.

DAAD Regional Workshop on Natural Resources Management in Collaboration between University of Kordofan-Sudan, TU Dresden-Germany, Moi University- Kenya and Hawassa University- Ethiopia, Held in Sudan

Modernizing Teaching Modules on Natural Resources and Agricultural Sciences, University of Kordofan, Elobeid, Sudan

DAAD Regional Workshop on Collaboration between DAAD Alumni in South East Africa, University of Kordofan-Sudan, TU Dresden-Germany, Moi University- Kenya and Hawassa University- Ethiopia,organized by University of Kordofan, Elobeid, Sudan.

 

 

Personal skills and competences

 
   

Mother tongue(s)

Arabic Language.

   

Other language(s)

 

Self-assessment

 

Understanding

Speaking

Writing

European level (*)

 

Listening

Reading

Spoken interaction

Spoken production

 

English Language

   

Excellent

 

Excellent

 

Very good

 

Very good

 

Very good

German Language

   

Very Good

 

Very Good

 

Very Good

 

Very Good

 

Very Good

French Language

   

good

 

good

 

poor

 

poor

 

good

 

(*) Common European Framework of Reference for Languages

Social skills and competences

 

Member of Staff Affairs Office of Faculty of Natural Resources and Environmental Studies, University of Kordofan.

Member of DAAD Alumni Sudan (DAS)

 

President of DAAD Alumni Association at Kordofan University

 

Member of Sudanese Environment Conservation Society (SECS)

Technical skills and competences

Member of Eco-peace and Environmental Resource Management Project, North Kordofan State.

Member of Advising Board, Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock and Irrigation, North Kordofan State, Sudan.

 

 

Computer skills and competences

May 2010, July 2011

 

 

Advanced Training in Computer and Data Analysis (220) hours, Information Technology Unit, Kordofan University, Elobeid, Sudan.

Artistic skills and competences

Walking and reading.

Publications

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  1. Taha, Mohamed El Nour; Bekele, Tsegaye; Siddig, Faiza. Participatory management of natural community forests: the case of El Ain natural forest management project, North Kordofan, Sudan. American Journal of Research Communication, 2014, 2(1): 212-233} www.usa-journals.com, ISSN: 2325-4076.

  2. Taha Mohamed El Nour , Tsegaye Bekele, Elgaleem Ahlam. The Role of the Cooperative Societies of Gum Arabic Producers in Promoting Gum Arabic Production and Marketing in North Kordofan State, Sudan. International Journal of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries. Vol. 1, No. 1, 2013, pp. 11-16.

  3. Taha Mohamed El Nour , Bekele Tsegaye, Hammad Zeinab Mohamed. Socio-Economic Conditions Influencing the Decision of Communities to Retain Gum Producing Stands in the Gum Belt of the Sudan. International Journal of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries. Vol.2, No.1, 2014, pp.1-7.

  4. Muneer E. S. Eltahir, Mohamed. E. Taha , E. H. M. Elowni and Hatim M.A. Elamin (2013): Managing and Developing Resources Available in Elain Reserved Forest for Eco-Tourism, North Kordofan State, Sudan, Scientific Cooperation Network on CCA in East Africa, Proceeding of the summer-school Workshop, Welcome to Africa, ELL print, Tharandt, Germany, ISBN 978-3-942934-03-9. Online available htt://tu-dresden.de/die_tu_dresden/fakultaeten/fakultaet _forst_geo_und_hydrwissenschaften/fachrichtung_forstwissenschaften/institute/inter/tropen/forschung/proceed .

  5. H. M. A. Elamin, M. Roth, Mohamed. E. Taha (2008):The Consequences of Defoliation of Gum Arabic Tree (Acacia senegal) by Sahelian Tree Locust (Anacridium melanorhodon melanorhodon) for the Gum Producers in North Kordofan State, Sudan, Tropentag 2008 University of Hohenheim, October 7-9, 2008, Conference on International Research on Food Security, Natural Resource Management and Rural Development.

http://www.tropentag.de/2008/abstracts/full/630.pdf

  1. Mohamed El Nour Taha , Jürgen Pretzsch (2013): Socio-Economic Role ofAcacia senegalto Sustainable Development of Rural Areas in the Gum Belt of Sudan, Tropentag 2013, September 17 - 19, Stuttgart-Hohenheim, Germany."Agricultural development within the rural-urban continuum" http://www.tropentag.de/2013/abstracts/links/Taha_uuKbppNU.php.

  2. Mohamed El Nour Taha, Ihlam Elgalim Abdelhamid, Mahmoud Ali Amaseb (2010): The Role of Cooperative Societies of Gum Arabic Producers in Promoting Gum Arabic Production and Marketing in North Kordofan State, Sudan, Tropentag 2010, September 14 - 16, Zurich, Germany."World Food System - A Contribution from Europe", http://www.tropentag.de/2010/abstracts/links/Taha_LxGXRXt8.php.

  3. Taha, Mohamed El Nour (2006): The socioeconomic Role of Acacia Senegal in Sustainable Development of Rural Areas in The Gum Belt of the Sudan. Institute of International Forest and Forest Products- TU Dresden. Addprint AG, Bannewitz/Germanz, ISBN 3-9809816-4-9.

  4. Tarig E. Mahmoud, Mohamed E. Taha and Makeen A. Makeen (2013): Role of Gum Arabic Stakeholders at Elobied Crops Market under Different Policy Measures, Welcome to Africa, Scientific Cooperation Network on Climate Change in East Africa, Proceeding of the summer-school Workshop, Welcome to Africa, ELL print, Tharandt, Germany, ISBN 978-3-942934-03-9. Online available htt://tu-dresden.de/die_tu_dresden/fakultaeten/fakultaet _forst_geo_und_hydrwissenschaften/fachrichtung_forstwissenschaften/institute/inter/tropen/forschung/proceed.

 

Books

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Submitted Papers for Publication

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Ongoing researches

  1. Taha, Mohamed El Nour (2006): The Socioeconomic Role of Acacia Senegal in Sustainable Development of Rural Areas in The Gum Belt of the Sudan. Institute of International Forest and Forest Products- TU Dresden. Addprint AG, Bannewitz/Germanz, ISBN 3-9809816-4-9.

 

  1. Taha, Mohamed El Nour Taha (1993): Social, Managerial and Financial Aspects of Irrigated Eucalyptus Plantations in Sudan. Department of forestry, faculty of Agriculture, University of Khartoum, Main Library, 93/M.Sc 23.

 

 

  1. Value Added of Gum Arabic Processing in Sudan.

  2. Impacts of Internally Displaced Population on the Tree Cover at Elgeneina Locality, West Darfur State – Sudan.

  3. Contribution of Rural Community Practices to Environmental Conservation in North Kordofan State, Lessons from Three Traditional Systems.

  4. The Role of Rural Women in Resource Allocation in North Kordofan State, Sudan.

  5. Promoting the Use of Baobab (Adansonia digitata L.) in Rural Communities in Eastern Africa.

  6. Valuation of Environmental Role of Acacia senegal Tree in the Gum Belt of Kordofan and Blue Nile Sectors, Sudan.

 

 

 

  • Climate Change as part of Welcome to Africa Project: DAAD Project in Collaboration with TU Dresden-Germany, Khartoum University-Sudan, Hawassa University-Ethiopia, Uganda and Tanyania. DAAD Project.

  • Chances in Sustainability (CHAINS Project, Gum Arabic) in Collaboration with TU Dresden-Germany, Khartoum University-Sudan, Hawassa University-Ethiopia, Uganda and Tanyania. DAAD Project.

  • BaoFood Research Project: in Collaboration with Rein Waal University-Germany, Khartoum University-Sudan, Kenya, Uganda and Tanzania. Baobab Project.

 

 

Additional information

Referees

 

 

  1. Associate Professor Dr. Hasan Mudawi, Dept. Of Biochemistry and Food Science, Faculty of Agriculture, University of Khartoum, Shambat, Sudan. Email: hamudawiThis email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Handy: 00249 9122 53987.

  1. Professor Dr. Mohammed Elkheir Abdelrahman, Vice Chancellor, University of Sennar, Sudan. Handy: 00249 912333245.

  2. Associate Professor Dr. Tarig E. Mahmoud, Gum Arabic Research Centre, University Principal, University of Kordofan, Elobeid, Sudan.

Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , Handy: 00249 9127 32 343.