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Mohammed Saleem Ali-Shtayeh

Personal Info

  • Country of residence: Palestine
  • Gender: Male
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University Education and additional Training
1979-1982 PhD in Fungal Ecology and Biotechnology, The University of Reading, Department of
Botany, Reading, England.
1966-1970 BSc., in Plant Pathology, Cairo University, Department of Plant Protection, Caro,
1989-1990 Fulbright Fellowship at the University of California, Davis; Dept. of Plant Pathology,
Davis, CA 95616, U.S.A.

Positions Held
1996-now Professor of Biology and Biotechnology, Department of Biology and
Biotechnology, An-Najah National University, Nablus, West bank, Palestine.
2001-now President of the Biodiversity and Environmental Research Center (BERC), Til,
Nablus, West Bank, Palestine. 


Achievements and Awards

1986 The Abdul-Hameed Shoman Foundation Prize for Arab Scientists in Biological Sciences for the Year 1986. Amman, Jordan. (A Pan-Arab Prize).
2000 The Hisham Hijjawi Award for Applied Sciences in the Field of Industry and Environment For The Year 1999. Awarded in Recognition of The Distinguished Applied Scientific Value of Research Article Entitled: "Ecology of cycloheximide-resistant fungi in field soils receiving raw city wastewater or normal irrigation water. "Mycopathologia 144:39-54.


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