Alemayehu Seyoum

Alemayehu Seyoum Taffesse holds a D.Phil. degree in Economics from the University of Oxford. He has served as president of the Ethiopian Economics Association (2010-2017) and is currently vice chair of the Africa Region Standing Committee of the Econometric Society (2017-2020). Alemayehu has been selected as an Agricultural Role Model in 2015 by the Modernizing African Food Systems (MAFS) Consortium. As a development economist, he has published three books (two co-edited), 23 scientific journal articles, 13 book chapters, 27 discussion papers, and 16 reports.

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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