University of Kordofan Staff Members

Curriculum vitae

  • Personal data

Name Ahmed Ismail Ahmed Safi
Specialization

Major: Agriculture       minor: Crop protection  

                                       Entomology + Remote Sensing

Date/place of birth 17.8.1958/ El Nohud
Nationality Sudanese
Languages

   Arabic

   English

Permanent addresses

Department: Extension, Training and Documentation

Faculty: Institute of Gum Arabic Researches and Desertification Studies, University of Kordofan E-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Tel. (Office): +249 6118 24080

Tel. (Cellular): +249 122182879

Fax:   +249 6118 32877

  • Area of interest:

  • (Entomology, and Remote Sensing)
  • University Education

2007-2011       PhD Education, University of Khartoum, Faculty of Agriculture, El

                         Khartoum, Sudan

   Title of Thesis: Assessment of Damage by the Tree Locust (Anacridium.

     melanorhodon) on Hashab Tree (Acacia senegal) using    

     Ground Surveys and Remote Sensing Data

2003-2005       Msc. University of Kordofan, Faculty of Natural Resources and

                       Environmental

                        Title of Thesis: Studies on Some Control   Measures of the Melon Bug,  

                         Cordius   viduatus (Fabricius),(Hemiptera,Dinidoridae)

   1978-1983     Bsc. (Agricultural Sciences) Honors, option crop protection, Division1

                       University of Khartoum, Faculty of Agriculture, Sudan

  • Professional background

EMPLOYMENT and EXPERIENCE:

Appointed as an agricultural engineering in Arab Sudanese blue Nile Organization for Agricultural investment (1984 – 1986), then shifted to Ministry of Agriculture, Khartoum from there to Elobeid where I engaged many occupations in different departments till 2005 and then shifted to Kordofan University as a researcher 2005 – present

UNIVERSITY TEACHING EXPERIENCE

  • Courses taught at university level: Insect physiology; Plant Anatomy; Bee Breeding; Basics of Remote Sensing and GIS course
  • Visiting lecturer at Alsalam University in teaching Basics of Remote Sensing and GIS course (2011 and 2012)
  • Main trainee in teaching Basics of Remote Sensing and GIS course for staff members and officials (14-18 Jan 2014).
  • QUALIFIED COURSES ATTENDED
Name of the course Place Organizer Date
Training of Accredited Trainer in National Strategic Planning

University of Kordofan, Elobeid,

Sudan

Higher Academic for Strategic and Security

Studies

7-11 Sept 2014
Introduction to E-Learning Concepts

University of Kordofan, Elobeid,

Sudan

Regional Universities Forum for Capacity Building in Agriculture (RUFORUM) 7-13 December 2011

Advance Training Course in Remote Sensing and GIS Technologies

Remote sensing Authority Khartoum, Sudan Remote sensing Authority, Khartoum, Sudan 1-15 July 2007
Intensive Course Preparation for ILETS

University of Kordofan, Elobeid,

Sudan

University of Kordofan and Sudan Volunteer Programme 1-27 May 2007

Basics Course in Remote Sensing and GIS Technologies

Remote sensing Authority

Khartoum, Sudan

Remote sensing Authority Khartoum, Sudan 15-31March 2007
Time organization and management Forest national corporation, Elobeid, Sudan Sudan academic for administrative science 14-26 August 1993
  • Workshops/training/courses

Workshop Date Place
Welcome to Africa Scientific Cooperation Network on Climate Change Adaptation Summer School Workshop

9th -12th March 2013

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

4th - 5th July 2012

University of Kordofan, Elobeid, Sudan.

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

5th -6th Nov. 2010

Agricultural Research Station, Elobeid, Sudan
DAAD Scientific Workshop, Interdisciplinary Approach in Natural Resources Managements, organized byDAAD funded Project 53 by the University of Kordofan (Sudan) in collaboration with Dresden University of Technology (Germany), Moi University (Kenya) and Debub University (Ethiopia)

9th -14th Sept. 2007

University of Kordofan, Elobeid, Sudan.

Expert Seminar For Revising and Complementing Teaching Module on Research Methodologies of Natural Sciences, organized by DAAD Regional Workshop & University of Kordofan, Sudan.

March 2006

University of Kordofan, Elobeid, Sudan.

training/courses

training course Date Place
Training of Accredited Trainer in National Strategic Planning, organized by Higher Academic for Strategic and Security, University of Kordofan, Elobeid, Sudan.

7th -11th Sept 2014

University of Kordofan, Elobeid, Sudan

Introduction to E-Learning Concepts, organized by Regional Universities Forum for Capacity Building in Agriculture (RUFORUM), University of Kordofan, Elobeid, Sudan

7st -13st Dec 2011

University of Kordofan, Elobeid, Sudan

Pedagogical Skills, organized by RUFORUM and the British Council under the DeLPHE, University of Kordofan, Elobeid, Sudan

21st -24st Dec 2010

University of Kordofan, Elobeid, Sudan

Advance Training Course in Remote Sensing and GIS Technologies, organized by Remote sensing Authority, Khartoum, Sudan

1st. -15st July 2007

Remote sensing Authority, Khartoum, Sudan
Intensive Course Preparation for ILETS, organized by University of Kordofan and Sudan Volunteer Programme, University of Kordofan, Elobeid, Sudan

1st. -27st May 2007

University of Kordofan, Elobeid, Sudan

Basics Course in Remote Sensing and GIS Technologies, organized by Remote sensing Authority, Khartoum, Sudan

15st. -31st March 2007

Remote sensing Authority, Khartoum, Sudan

Professional Development Course and Training of Trainers on Knowledge Management and Scaling-up of Knowledge in Soil and Water Management

16st. -18st Aug 2005

 
Time organization and management, organized by Sudan academic for administrative science at Forest national corporation, Elobeid, Sudan 14st. -26st Aug. 1993 Agricultural Research Station, Elobeid, Sudan
  • Conferences/symposia

Conference/Symposium Date Place
In chronological order    
The interface between the human beings and their environment-The present situation, impacts &mitigation, presented by Moneer Elyas, University of Kordofan, Elobeid, Sudan.

12th Feb 2014

University of Kordofan, Elobeid, Sudan
Gum Arabic Specifications & uses, presented by Dr.Mustafa Osman, University of Kordofan, Elobeid, Sudan.

8th May 2014

University of Kordofan, Elobeid, Sudan
Risks facing Gum Arabic Producers during picking and collection, presented by Moneer Elyas, University of Kordofan, Elobeid, Sudan

29th May 2014

University of Kordofan, Elobeid, Sudan
Management of Acacia seyal Natural stands for production of gum talha in south Kordofan 10 th Jan 2013 University of Kordofan, Elobeid, Sudan
Value Chain Analysis of Gum Arabic &Resin in Dry Lands of Ethiopia & Sudan 13 th Dec 2012 University of Kordofan, Elobeid, Sudan

Assessment of Damage by the Tree Locust Anacridium m melanorhodon on Hashab (Acacia senegal) using Ground Surveys and Remote Sensing Data

22 th Oct2012 University of Kordofan, Elobeid, Sudan
Comparative Study of Natural Organic Versus Inorganic Coagulants for Portable water Treatment 22 th Oct2012 University of Kordofan, Elobeid, Sudan
Demographic Structure and Population Biology of Albizia amara and Terminalia brownii as the Dominant tree Species in Elsareef Reserved Forest, North Kordofan 10 th Oct2012 University of Kordofan, Elobeid, Sudan
Boswellia papyrifera: Aproduct of Nature&Future Resourse 19 th Jan 2011 University of Kordofan, Elobeid, Sudan
Gum production as dependent on the age of hashab tree: Mathematical Modeling 27 th Oct 2010 University of Kordofan, Elobeid, Sudan
Forest National Corporation Experiment in gum Arabic producers management & organization 13 th Dec 2010 University of Kordofan, Elobeid, Sudan
Acacia senegal Agroforestry System 15 th Dec 2010 University of Kordofan, Elobeid, Sudan
The role of specification in consumer and Sudan economy safety 8 th Dec 2010 University of Kordofan, Elobeid, Sudan
Assessment of Woody Species Diversity in Elain Area , North Kordofan State 30 th Dec2008 University of Kordofan, Elobeid, Sudan
Fractionation ; Physicochemical and Functional Properties of Acacia Polyacantha gum 8 th Jan2009 University of Kordofan, Elobeid, Sudan
Effect of heavy metals on biological functions   University of Kordofan, Elobeid, Sudan
Environmental benefits and hazards of termites   University of Kordofan, Elobeid, Sudan
Evaluation of Arabic gum marketing in Sudan- case study in auction markets, North Kordofan   University of Kordofan, Elobeid, Sudan
Environment and human activities   University of Kordofan, Elobeid, Sudan
The Impact of Microfinance on Poverty Alleviation in Sudan A case study of Kordofan Region 3 th June2009 University of Kordofan, Elobeid, Sudan
Preservation of Genetics properties of Acacia senegal seeds   University of Kordofan, Elobeid, Sudan
  • Publications: Four Scientific Papers submitted for publication

Referees

  1. Associate Professor Dr. Mohamed Elnour Taha, Department of Forestry and Range Sciences, Faculty of Natural Resources & Environmental Studies, University of Kordofan, Elobeid, Sudan. Email:This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , Handy: 00249 122910500
  2. Associate Professor Dr. Mohammed Elkheir Abdelrahman, Vice Chancellor, University of Sennar, Sudan.
  3. 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 127 32 343