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Expert NameDr. Orhan Dogan
TitleDirector of the Institute
DivisionGeneral Directorate of Rural Affairs
InstitutionAnkara Research Institute of Rural Services
Telephone90 312 287 72 55
Work ExperienceI have been working in Ankara Research Institute of Rural Services since 1973. In 1978, I was assigned as deputy director and in 1982 as director in the same institute. During the period covering 1975-1983. I have been assigned as a trainer in Fundamental Profession courses for the engineers in the framework of In-Service training activities. In 1983, I have been Assoc. Professor in Ankara University, Faculty of Agriculture. I am carrying out the responsibility of being deputy head of "Management of Soil Resources" Working Group in OECD. Again, I have been working in European Council in Soil Conservation Working Group. I have carried out two pilot projects related with the project namely "Erosion Mapping of Mediterranean Countries" being implemented with the cooperation of PAP-ICONA-FAO. I also have been assigned as an adviser and agro-ecologist of World Bank in Algeria for 3 weeks.
QualificationsB.Sc. and M.Sc. Agricultural Economics - Ankara University, Fac. of Agr., 1964. Ph.D. Erosion, Aix-Marseille University, France, 1971. Ass. Professorship-Erosion - Ankara Univ., Fac. of Agr., 1983.
Number of Publications92
Awards1. 2 letters of acknowledgement from the Minister of Interior Affairs. 2. A letter of acknowledgement from the Minister of Forestry. 3. A certificate and letter of acknowledgement from Turkish Standards Institute. 4. A letter of acknowledgement fr
Other Activities1. Turkish Soil Science Association (organizing committee) 2. International Soil Science Union 3. International Geographer Union 4. Agricultural Engineering Association 5. Membership of RESES Erosion (Erosion Network)
Publications1. Dogan, O., N. Kucukcakar, 1996, Guidelines for the application of a common consolidated methodology of mapping of rainfall-induced erosion processes in the Mediterranean coastal areas, Priority Actions Programme. Regional Activity Centre, Split, 1996. 2. Dogan, O., N. Kuçukçakar, 1993, Soil Degradation in Turkey, Current Situation, and Trend and some proposals against Desertification. Workshop on Desertification and Land Use in the Mediterranean Basin, Almeria, Spain. 3. Dogan, O., N. Kuçukçakar, 1996. Defining the Universal Soil Loss Equation Factors relevant to conditions available in Ankara, Final Report, Ankara Research Institute of Rural Services, Ankara, Turkey. 4. Dogan, O., N. Kuçukçakar, 1996, Guide to Soil Erodibility Factors (K) of the soils of Turkey, Ankara Research Institute of Rural Services, Ankara, Turkey. 5. Dogan, O., N. Kuçukçakar, 1995, Herbarium Guide of Turkey, Ankara Research Institute of Rural Services, Ankara, Turkey.
DisciplineNatural Resource Management
Last updated10/05/2007 11:22:00

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