University of Kordofan Staff Members

Curriculum vitae

  • Personal data

Name Muneer Elyas Siddig Eltahir
Specialization Major Tropical Forestry , minor Natural Resources and Environmental Studies
Date/place of birth 05.06.1981
Nationality Sudanese
Languages Arabic and English Language
Permanent addresses

Department of Gum Arabic Researches, Institute of Gum Arabic Research and Desertification Studies, University of Kordofan

Tel. +249-611- 24080

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

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

  • Area of interest

  1. Management of NTFPs with focus on Baobab and Gum Arabic
  2. Forest Silviculture and Forest Management
  3. Biodiversity
  • University Education

  1. 2014                PhD Student, University of Khartoum
  2. 2009-2011M.Sc. Tropical Forestry and Management, Technical University of Dresden, Germany
  3. 2007-2009M.Sc. Forestry, University of Khartoum, Shambat -Sudan
  4. 4.2000-2005B.Sc. Natural Resources and Environmental Studies, University of Kordofan, Elobeid, Sudan
  • Professional background

  1. 2011 up to dateResearcher at Institute of Gum Arabic Research and Desertification Studies, University of Kordofan
  2. 2012-2015Head Department, Gum Arabic Production, Institute of Gum Arabic Research and Desertification Studies, University of Kordofan
  3. 2005-2007Research Assistant, Gum Arabic Production, Institute of Gum Arabic Research and Desertification Studies, University of Kordofan
  • Workshops/training/courses

Workshop/training course Date Place
Scientific Cooperation Network on Eco-Peace for Natural Resources Development Continuum 12th Nov 2014 Sudan
Electronic Library Resources training workshop organized by DAAD, ITOCA &ARC 16th -19th June 2014 Sudan
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

23. 02 to 01. 03. 2014

Kenya
DAAD Alumni Workshop on Climate Change & Agricultural Production in Sudan 28.Nov.2013 Wad Medani, Sudan
DAAD Summer school, Rural Development Beyond Agriculture: Perspectives and Potentials, Hoch Schule Röttenburg, Rötenburg, Baden Würtenburg, Germany

8th -16th Sept. 2013

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

4th -12th March 2013

Sudan
GIs Training Course: Introduction, Principles and Applications, Training and Information Unit, Faculty of Forestry, University of Khartoum. 4th -8th March 2012 Sudan
Workshop on Scientific Methods of Research Proposal Writing, German Alumni Collaboration With Secretariat For Academic Affairs, University of Kordofan

4th - 5th July 2012

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.

25th -26th   April 2012

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

5th -6th Nov. 2010

Germany
German Language Course, Deutsch-Uni Online, TestDaf Institute, München, Germany 1st March -1st June 2009 Germany
German Language Course, , InterDaf Institute, Leipzig, Germany 1st Aug. -30st Sept. 2009 Germany
Workshop on Pastoralist Gathering Day (Effective role and bright Future) 2006 Sudan
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 Awasa University- Ethiopia 2006 Sudan
Effect of Climate Change on National Strategy, Agricultural Research Station, Elobeid, Sudan 2006 Sudan
DAAD Regional Workshop on Natural Resources Management in Collaboration between University of Kordofan-Sudan, TU Dresden-Germany, Moi University- Kenya and Awasa University- Ethiopia, Held in Sudan 2006 Sudan
English Language Course, Sudan National Centre for Languages (SELTI), Elobeid Kordofan-Sudan 2004-2007 Sudan
  1. Conferences/symposia

Conference/Symposium Date Place
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.

17th-19th September 2013

Germany
Tropentag Conference, International Research on Food Security, Natural Resources Management and Rural Development, Resilience of Agricultural Systems Against Crises, University of Hamburg-Department of Biology- Göttingen, Germany.

18th-20th September 2012

Germany
Tropentag Conference, International Research on Food Security, Natural Resources Management and Rural Development, Biophysical and Socio-economic Frame Conditions For Sustainable Management of Natural Resources, University of Hamburg-Department of Biology- Hamburg, Germany.

6th -8th October 2009

Germany

Publications

  1. Mohamed Ismail F. Mugadam, Hatim M. A. Elamin, Bashir A. ElTahir,Osman Elsayed Adlan, 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. 182-188.
  2. Mohammed O. H. Ibrahim, A. A. Salih and Muneer E. S. Eltahir (2014). Assessment of Marketing and Channels of Gum Arabic Commodity in Main Auction Markets of 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
  3. Muneer E. S. Eltahir, M. E. O. Elsayed and Mohamed A. A. Hamad (2013): Assessment of Local Knowledge and Traditional Uses of Acacia senegal in Rural Areas of North Kordofan, Sudan. Poster presented and full paper submitted at Tropentag 2011, Göttingen, Germany during 16th -19th Sept. 2013. Online available http://www.tropentag.de/2013/abstracts/full/576.pdf
  4. Muneer E. S. Eltahir,Online available htt://tu-dresden.de/die_tu_dresden/fakultaeten/fakultaet_forst_geo_und_hydrwissenschaften/fachrichtung_forstwissenschaften/institute/inter/tropen/forschung/proceed
  5. Muneer E. S. Eltahir and Sven Wagner (2011): Demographic structure and population biology of Albizia amara and Terminalia brownii as the dominant tree species in Elsareef Reserved Forest, Kordofan Region, Sudan, Poster presented and full paper submitted at Tropentag 2011, Göttingen, Germany during 18th -20th Sept. 2011. Online available http://www.tropentag.de/2012/abstracts/links/Eltahir_4Fqx6NNL.pdf
  6. Muneer E. S. Eltahir and Sven Wagner (2011): Assessment of Regeneration Situation in natural and in plantation parts of Elsareef Reserved forest, Kordofan Region, Sudan Poster presented and full paper submitted at Tropentag 2011, Göttingen, Germany during 18th -20th Sept. 2011. Online available http://www.tropentag.de/2012/abstracts/full/360.pdf
  7. Muneer E. S. Eltahir1, Kamal F. Elkhalifa and Tarig Elsheikh Mahmoud (2009): Assessment of Woody Species Diversity in Elain Reserved Forest, North Kordofan State- Sudan. Poster presented and full paper submitted at Tropentag 2009 Hamburg, Germany during 6-8. 10. 2009. Online available http://www.tropentag.de/2009/abstracts/full/913.pdf
  8. Darr et al (2014): Promoting the use of Baobab (Adansonia digitata L.) in rural communities in Eastern Africa. Poster presented and full paper submitted at Tropentag 2014 Czech Republic, September 17-19, 2014. Online available

Hobbies and activities

Reading, writing and football

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. 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
  3. Professor Dr. Kamal Fadleseed Elkhalifa, Dept. Of Silviculture, Faculty of Forestry, University of Khartoum, Sudan

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