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Expert NameMr. Zanna Muhammad
TitleSenior Lecturer and Head of Department
DivisionDepartment of Biological Sciences
InstitutionUniversity of Maiduguri
Work Experience- Did a Ph.D. thesis at Imperial College, London on survival of plant parasite nematodes. While in Nigeria, supervised and advised on several M.Sc. and Ph.D. projects. - Currently the Head of Department, Biological Sciences, where I am both the Administrative and Academic Chief Executive responsible to the vice-chancellor. I am also a resources persons to several bodies including an NGO, Nguru-Hadejia Wetlands Conservation and Lake Chad Research Institute. Did a lot of research which led to several publications.
QualificationsB.Sc., Botany, Bayero University, Kano, Nigeria, 1983 M. Sc. Plant Pathology, Imperial College, London UK, 1986 Ph.D., DIC, Plant Pathology
Number of Publications12
Awards1. Borno State of Nigeria Scholar 2. Commonwealth Scholar 3. External Examiner to several universities 4. Assessor to several journals in Nigeria 5. Post-doc. Research Fellow at Imperial College, London 6. Resource person to NGO's, State and Federal
Other Activities1. Member, Desertification Project, CAZS, University of Maiduguri 2. Coordinator, Arid Zone Ecology, CAZS, University of Maiduguri 3. Member, Royal Institute of Biology, London; American Society of Nematologists; Nigerian Society for Plant Protection and African Society of Nematologists
Publications1. Annals of Borno, 1993, Vol. 10: 85-91 2. Nematologia Mediterranea, 1994, Vol. 22: 163-169 3. BioScience Res. Communications, 1994 Vol. 6: 17-21 4. Eur. J. Plant Pathology, 1994, Vol. 100: 413-423 5. Pedobiologia, 1996, Vol. 40: 342-351
DisciplineSoil Science
Last updated10/05/2007 10:18:00

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