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Independent experts nominated by country party

Jamal Ghoddousi

First name
Last name
Nominating Country
Date of Nomination
Other Disciplines
Natural Resource Management
Soil Science
UN languages spoken


Job function
Ass. Prof. /Scientific member
Telephone number
98 21 6025706
Work experience
18 years experience soil erosioin control and watershed management, 9 years experience s on soil conservation watershed management research. 10 years experience on water harvesting systems in arid and semi arid areas. Advisor of more than 79 M.Sc. theses in Iran and the Netherlands, England, India, 5 years of experience in desertification control. Director of 49 research projects, author of more than 20 scientific papers.
Highest Academic achievement and qualification
M.Sc. Turkey, 1971._x000D_
B.Sc. Forestry, University of Tehran, M.Sc. Watershed Management, University of Arizona, 1976._x000D_
Ph.D. Student, Watershed Management Engineering, University of Tehran.
Number of Publications
Publication titles
1. Search for water, 1997. Ministry of Jihad-e-Sazandegy (Tehran, Iran)._x000D_
2. Iran's watersheds problems 1976, Ministry of Agriculture (Tehran, Iran)._x000D_
3. 15 books in Persian mostly on soil conservation, watershed management, soil and water development, area development, soil erosion control…
Other activities
1. Vice-President of International Rain Water Catchment System Association._x000D_
2. Vice-President of Iranian Watershed Management Association.
Organisation name
Soil Conservation and Watershed Management Research Center
Organisation street address
PO Box 13445-1136
Organisation city