Adane Abraham

Adane Abraham is Associate Professor of Biotechnology at Addis Ababa Science and Technology University. He was senior researcher at the National Agricultural Biotechnology Laboratory of the Ethiopian Institute of Agricultural Research. Currently, he serves as the Secretary for the Institutional Biosafety Committee for work on GMOs. He served as leader of the National Plant Biotechnology and Crop Protection Case Team; as Head of Plant Pathology Department at the Ambo Plant Protection Research Center; and as leader of the National Plant Biotechnology and Crop Protection Case Team. 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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