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Independent experts nominated by country party

Majid, F. Makhdoum

First name
Majid, F.
Last name
Nominating Country
Date of Nomination
Other Disciplines
Natural Resource Management
UN languages spoken



Job function
Professor & Head of Dept.
Environmental Planning/Fac. of Natural Resources
Telephone number
98 261 223045
Work experience
I have conducted 19 research projects as project manager and also as participant in field works. I have been advisor to Tehran Municipality for 17 years, and advisor to the Department of the Environment for 11 years. From 1984 to 1990 I was national project director to the UN - Tehran Univ. Int. Project. I have published the only test book for land use planning in Iran (Fundamental of land use planning, 1995, Tehran Univ. Press. Tehran, 295 pp.).
Highest Academic achievement and qualification
M.Sc. for Eng., University Tehran, 1967._x000D_
M.Sc. Environment Evaluation. Australian National University, 1977._x000D_
Ph.D. Environment Planning Macquarie University, 1984.
Number of Publications
Publication titles
1. Makhdoum (1992), Environmental University: An arbbitrary ecosystem for land evaluation, J. Agri Ecos. Environment (AGEE) Vol. 41, N°2:209-214._x000D_
2. Makhdoum, National Report of Iran, 1992. UNCED (Rio), Dept. Environment, Tehran._x000D_
3. Makhdoum, Miller, G.T. (1992). Living in the Environment (Translated) M.F. Makhdoum, Tehran, Univ. Press. 1909. Tehran, 390 pp._x000D_
4. Makhdoum (1993). The first application of automated land evaluation in Iran. Environment. Manag. Vol. 17, N°3:409-419._x000D_
5. Makhdoum (1996). Management of projected areas and conservation of biodiversity in Iran, Oxford IBM. Pub. Co. Put. New Delhi, Ch. 7.
Other activities
1. Active member of New York academy of sciences since 1995._x000D_
2. Fellow of Iran. academy of sciences since 1990._x000D_
3. Member of Int. Assoc. Landscape research since 1993._x000D_
4. Member of Int. Ecological Society since 1978._x000D_
5. Member of Int. Assoc. Vegetation Sciences since 1988.
1. Honorary Award for research project (Noise pollution) Univ. Tehran 1996._x000D_
2. Honorary member board of directors, Green Peace of Iran.
Organisation name
University of Tehran
Organisation city