EAS Fellows

Melaku Worde

Melaku Worde is founder and first Director of the Ethiopian Plant Genetics Resources Center (currently Institute of Biodiversity Conservation).  He is the recipient of the…

Mengesha Admassu

Mengesha Admassu is past President of Gondar University and Professor of  Public Health at the College of Medicine and Health Science at the University. He is recipient of…

Mengistu Hulluka

Mengistu Hulluka served as Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to Hellenic Republic and Italy. He served as the Minister of Ministry of Agriculture and as President of…

Mesfin Araya

Mesfin Araya is Associate Professor of Psychiatry at the School of Medicine at AAU. He served as head of the Department of Psychiatry at AAU and as Dean and later Provost of St…

Mulatu Astatke

Mulatu Astatke is a composer who created what is known as Ethiojazz.  He is the founder of the Ethiopian Quintet. He is the recipient of the Berkeley Achievement Award and…

Mulugeta Bekele

Mulugeta Bekele is Associate Professor of Physics at AAU. He served as head of the Physics Department at AAU. He is President and founding Member of the Ethiopian Physical Society…

Negussie Tebedge

Negussie Tebedge is Professor Emeritus of Civil Engineering at AAU.  He was Winner of the Faculty Scientific Achievement Award of the Ethiopian Scientific Society Inc. (1994…

Redda Tekle Haimanot

Redda Tekle Haimanot is Professor Emeritus at AAU. He is founder and CEO of Grarbet Tehadiso Mahber in Butajira which caters to people who live with physical disability and visual…

Sebsebe Demissew

Sebsebe Demissew is Professor of Plant Systematics at AAU; custodian of The National Herbarium at AAU; and Leader of the Ethiopian Flora Project. He is Winner of the Third World…

Seme Debela

Seme Debela is a private consultant specializing in agricultural research and development. He served as Director General of the Institute of Agricultural Research of Ethiopia (…

Shibru Tedla

Shibru Tedla is Professor Emeritus at AAU. He is the recipient of the Eastern African Environmental Network Environmental Leadership Award and the Ethiopian Science Society…

Shiferaw Bekele

Shiferaw Bekele is Professor Emeritus of Ethiopian History at Addis Ababa University. He is also Fellow of the Ambrosiana Academy based in Milan (Italy). He has published many…