University of Kordofan Staff Members

Curriculum vitae

  • Personal data

Name Zeinab Mohamed Hammad Adam
Specialization Major Forestry, minor Agroforestry
Date/place of birth 01.01.1963
Nationality Sudanese
Languages Arabic and English languages
Permanent addresses

Institute of Gum Arabic Research & Desertification Studies, University of Kordofan, Sudan

University of Kordofan

Tel.00249117902200

Fax

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

  • Area of interest

  1. Community Development
  2. Agroforestry
  3. 3.Early warning and disaster Management
  • University Education

  1. 2005 to 2010PhD Forestry, University of Kordofan, Sudan, 2010, University of Kordofan, Elobeid, Sudan
  2. 1996- 1998
  3. 3.1984 - 1989
  • Professional background

2014 up to date Dean of Institute of Gum Arabic Research & Desertification Studies (IGARDS)
2014 to date Associate Professor, Department of Forestry and Range Sciences, Faculty of Natural Resources and Environmental Studies; University of Kordofan, Sudan
2011 – 2014 Head Department of Forestry and Range Sciences, Faculty of Natural Resources and Environmental Studies; University of Kordofan, Sudan
2002 -2014 Assistant Professor, Department of Forestry and Range Sciences, Faculty of Natural Resources and Environmental Studies; University of Kordofan, Sudan
1998-2002 Head Department of Forestry and Range Sciences, Faculty of Natural Resources and Environmental Studies; University of Kordofan, Sudan
1998- 2002 A lecturer in Department of Forestry and Range Sciences, Faculty of Natural Resources and Environmental Studies; University of Kordofan, Sudan
1994- 1989 Teaching assistant in the Department of Forestry and Range Sciences, Faculty of Natural Resources and Environmental Studies; University of Kordofan, Sudan.
1993-April 1994 Forest Reservation and information officer; Forest National Corporation, El Obeid, Sudan
Sept.1991-April 1993 Community development officer, ILO/UNDP
Jan. – Aug. 1991 Training officer and assistant project coordinator, CARE international, Sudan, El Obeid, office, Relief Project
Dec.1989- Dec.1990 Women /school extension coordinator, CARE international, Sudan, El Obeid, Kordofan Agroforestry Extension Project
Sept. 1986-June 1987 Training period, UNDP/UNSO, Sudan, El Obeid office
  • Workshops/training/courses

Workshop/seminar Place/time Organizer
TOT Raising awareness on constitution El Obeid 2013 U. Kordofan
Constitution and Gender El Obeid 2012 UN/ U. Kordofan
Scientific methods of proposal writing El Obeid 2012 Uni. Kordofan
TOT research methodology El Obeid 2012 TOKTEN Sudan
Management of agrisilvopastoral system El Obeid 2011 Cirad/U. Kordofan
Pedagogic skills 21-24 El Obeid 2010 RUFORUM/ANAFE
Research methodology El Obeid 2010 TOKTEN Sudan
Institutional analysis El Obeid 2009 RUFORUM/U.Kordofan
Natural resource management El Obeid 2007 DAAD/ U. Kordofan
Gender and Diversity El Obeid 2004 CARE Sudan
Curricula development (NRES) El Obeid 2003 RUFORUM/U. Kordofan
Natural Resource management El Obeid 2003 DAAD/ U. Kordofan
Curriculum development Khartoum 2001 Juba University
Participatory rural appraisal El Obeid 1993 NEF/FNC
Early warning systems El Obeid 1992 UNDP/SUNDOS
Training of trainer El Nihoud 1991 CARE Sudan (ENSAP)
Role of NGOs in development El Obeid, 1991 CARE Sudan
Food for Work workshop El Obeid, 1991 CARE Sudan
Rural extension workshop El Obeid, 1990 CARE Sudan
  • Conferences/symposia
Conference/Symposium Date Place
Summer school about Renewable Energy 2014 Oldenburg, Germany
International Conference on women in Science and Technology 2013 Kuwait
International Symposium on Tropical Forest Ecosystem Science and Management 2013 Malysis
Expert Seminar on Sustainable Use of Natural Resources 2006 Eldoret, Kenya
Women Work in the International Women University 2000 Hannover, Germany
Study tour to Kenya 1989 Kenya

Technical and Scientific Membership:

  • Member of the Technical Committee of the Rural Energy Development Project in Kordofan State, El Obeid, Sudan during the period 1990-1993.
  • Member of the Technical Committee of Special Public Works program, UNDP/ILO project in Kordofan, Sudan during the period 1990-1993.
  • Member of Kordofan Relief Operating Group (KDROG), in El Obeid, Sudan during the period 1990-1992
  • Member of the International Society of Tropical Foresters during the period 1993-1995.
  • Member of Sudanese Agricultural Engineers Union from 1995 up to date.
  • Member of Sudanese Agricultural council from 1998 up to date.
  • Member of Sudanese Society for Environmental Protection from 2007 up to date.
  • Member of DAAD alumni in Sudan 1998-up to date.
  • Publications

  1. A book entitled: Transformations in Agroforestry Systems in the Gum Belt of Kordofan, (2014), ISBN- LAP 978-3-659-55121-5
  2. 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.
  3. Hammad Z.M., M.E. Ballal & E.I. ELKhidir
  4. Zeinab M. Hammad, Hatim M. A. Elamin, Rakhaa S. Ombada, and Halla T.Farahedoor, 2013. Community Participation for Forest Rehabilitation & Livelihood Improvement, Nabag Reserve Forest, South Kordofan State, Sudan, International symposium on tropical forest ecosystem science and management, conference proceeding p 65-68. UPM Malaysia 2013, ISBN 978-967-12140-0-8
  5. Abdalla M. ABDALLA©1, Sallam A. BAKHEIT and Zeinab M. HAMMAD 2013. Towards Sustainable Development of Agro-Pastoral System In Kordofan Region, Sudan, in the international conference on proper management of Agro-silvi-pastoral systems for sustainable production and development of the Sahel and desert region. Ndjamena, Tachad May 2013
  6. Women Participation in Agroforestry for Environmentally Sustainable Development, Debaibat Reserve Forest, Sudan, International Conference on Women in Science and Technology, Kuwait Institue for Scientific Research, Kuwait, April, 2013
  7. Maymoona A. Eisa , Einas Ahmed, Abdelaziz Elshiekh and Zeinab HammadGender Role in Environmentally Sustainable Development, Sudan, International Conference on Women in Science and Technology, Kuwait Institue for Scientific Research, Kuwait, April, 2013
  8. 8.
  9. ISBN: 978-3-942934-03-9.
  10. Taha Mohamed El Nour, Bekele Tsegaye, Hammad Zeinab Mohamed 2014. 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, 2014; 2 (1): 1-7, Published online January 30, 2014 (http://www.openscienceonline.com/journal/ijaff)
  • Prizes and scholarships

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

M. Sc. Study in Germany

1996-1998
German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) Scholarship German language

1st Aug –

30th sept. 1996

German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) Scholarship International women conference Uni. Hannover July – Oct. 2000
  • Referees

1-   Prof. Dr. Ahmed Abdalla Agabeldour, Vice Chancellor University of Kordofan, Tel: +249912311845, P.O Box 160, ElObeid, Sudan.

2-  Associate professor, Dr. Makeen Abdalla Makeen, Vice Chancellor, El Salam University, Sudan, e. mail address: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , mobile phone +00249915736575.

3-  Prof. Mohamed El Kheir Abdel Rahman, Vice Chancellor, University of Sennar, Sudan, e. mail address This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , mobile phone +00249912333245.