Abebe Getahun

Abebe Getahun is Professor and Chairman of the Department of Zoological Sciences at AAU. Currently, he is the Regional Co-Chairman (Northeast Africa) for the Wetlands International/IUCN SSC Freshwater Fish Specialist Group. He served as President of Pan African Fish and Fisheries Association; as Associate Dean of Continuing Education at AAU; and as Vice President of Alpha University College. He is founding member and Vice President of the Ethiopian Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences Association and member of the Biological Society of Ethiopia. He has published extensively.

Amha Kebede

Amha Kebede is Program Director at the African Society of Laboratory Medicine (ASLM). He has a PhD in Biomedical Science from Addis Ababa University and Leiden University, the Netherlands. He has worked at the Ethiopian Public Health Institute (EPHI) for over 25 years as a full-time researcher. He was also the Director General for Research and […]

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Amare Gessesse

Amare Gessesse is an Associate Professor of microbial biotechnology at Addis Ababa University. He played a leading role in the establishment of the first biotechnology graduate training program at AAU that later evolved into the current Institute of Biotechnology. He also worked with other universities in Ethiopia contributing to the development of biotechnology training and research […]

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Alula Pankhurst

Alula Pankhurst is Ethiopia Country Director of Young Lives, a research project under the auspices of Oxford University. He was Associate Professor at Addis Ababa University, where he also served as Department Chairperson. He is member of a number of learned societies, and received several research awards, notably the ‘Research in Developing Countries Award’ Justus-Liebig University, […]

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