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Independent experts nominated by country party

Ali Elamin Eljack

First name
Ali Elamin
Last name
Nominating Country
Date of Nomination
Other Disciplines
Agricultural Sciences
Plant Science
UN languages spoken



Geographical Focus
Job function
Head, Department of Horticulture
Department of Horticulture, Faculty of Agricultural Sciences
Telephone number
0511 41623
Work experience
Agric. Officer, Sudan Gezir Board (1976-77)._x000D_
Research Assistant (ARC) Wadmadani (1977-78)._x000D_
Teaching Assistant, U. of Khartoum (1978-79). _x000D_
Teaching Assistant, U. of Gezira (1979-84). _x000D_
Assistant Professor, U. of Gezira (1984-93). _x000D_
Associate Professor, U. of Gezira (1993-98). _x000D_
Professor, U. of Gezira (1. 1. 1998)._x000D_
Head Dept. of Hort. (1.9.94- now)._x000D_
Nature of work:_x000D_
Teaching and Conducting research._x000D_
Member of Committee in many graduate students (20+)._x000D_
Member of joint research programmes, U. of G. + INRA (France) research programme.
Highest Academic achievement and qualification
B. Sc. (Hon.), Class One, University of Khartoum (1975)._x000D_
Ph. D. (Plant Breeding), Cornell University, USA (1984)
Number of Publications
Publication titles
1.Eljack, A. E. and Munger, H. M. (1983). Two Sources Conferring partially in cucumber. Hort. Sci. Vol. (18), (Abstracts)._x000D_
2.Mohammed, M. D. and Eljack, A. E. (1992). Blossom-End-Rot (BER) and cracking in watermelon Citrullus lanatus (Thumb) Matsum and Nakai. Cucurbit Genetics Cooperative (15): 169-70. _x000D_
3. Mohammed, Y. E. and Eljack, A. E.(1994).Screening Tomatoes (Lycopriscan spp. ) for powdery mildew (Levillula taurica lev.)Arnenal resistance in the Sudan. Tomato Genetics Cooperative Report (44): 27028._x000D_
4.Lecoq, H.; Eljack, A. E. et al. (1994). Survey of virus diseases infecting cucurbit crops in Eastern, Central and Western Sudan. U. of K., J. of Agric. Sci. 2:67-82. _x000D_
5.Ahmed, E. A.; Eljack, A. E. et al. (1996). Resistance to three isolates of Zucchini yellow mosaic virus (ZYMV) in squash (Cucurbita pepo L. ) Cucurbit Genetics Cooperative Report 19: 81-82.
Other activities
1. Sudan National Committee for Plant Genetics Resources._x000D_
2. Cucurbit Genetics Cooperative (Member). _x000D_
3.Tomato Genetics Cooperative, Cornell University (Member).
Organisation name
University of Gezira
Organisation street address
Department of Horticulture, Faculty of Agricultural Sciences, University of Gezira P. O. Box 20,
Organisation city
Organisation country