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1- Identification:

 Name                          : Ezzaldin Omar Abusteit

 Date of birth               : 23 / 4 / 1956

 Citizenship                  : Egyptian.

 Gender                        : Male

 Social status               : Married

 Mailing address       : Agronomy Department, Faculty of griculture,CairoUniversity,Giza,Egypt.

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 Telephone                   : Office :  +202 33373388 - +202 37615059

                                      Mobile:  +2 010/148-7557   Fax: +202 37498128

 2- Education:

 B.Sc. (Agronomy)       :CairoUniversity (Honor), 1973-1977.

 M.Sc. (Agronomy)     : University of Minnesota, 1978-1980.             

 Ph.D. (Agronomy)      :North CarolinaStateUniversity, (Honor) 1981-1983.

 3- Teaching assignments:

             Weed science and Statistics (Undergraduate and graduate levels).

             Crops production (Undergraduate) for English and Arabic sections.

 4- Research activities:

 1-     Supervision of 12 graduate students.

 2-     Research projects:

 Integrated weed management in sugarcane- Integrated weed control under specified conditions – National project of sugar beet improvement and utilization- National project of oil crops improvement- Evaluation of new herbicides- Integrated management of water hyacinth (Vice principal investigator)- Pilot Self Study for Quality Assurance System at Faculty of Agriculture, Cairo University- Tempus E- Learning project at Cairo University. Director of JICA supported project: sustainable systems for food and bio-energy crops production with water – saving irrigation in the Egyptian Nile basin.

  5- Extension programs:

National campaigns for: improving maize production (1984-1987) – Intercropping maize and soybeans (1986-1989) - Improving wheat production (1993-1995).

6- Employment record:

1-      Institution: Agronomy Department, Faculty of Agriculture,CairoUniversity.

2-       Positions:

1-        Instruction                       (14 / 12 / 1977 – 30 / 12 / 1980).

2-        Demonstrator                  (31 / 12 / 1980 – 2 / 21 / 1984).

3-        Assistant professor          (2 / 22 / 1984 – 3 / 28 / 1989).

4-        Associate professor         (3 / 29 / 1989 – 3 / 29 / 1994).

5-        Professor                        (3 / 30 / 1994).

6-        Executive director of Faculty and Leadership Development Project tCairoUniversity(2005-2006).

 7-        Vice dean for Graduate Studies and Research ( 1 / 8 / 2007 ).

 8-        Vice dean for Education and Student Affairs ( 27 / 2 / 2008 ).

9-        Dean ( 1 / 8 / 2009 ).

10-    Vice President for Education & Students affairs (22/12/2011–21/12/2015).

11-    Trustee for the council of private and national universities (10/2/2016– 9/3/2018).

12-    Member of Faculty staff appealings committee at the Universities suprem council (1/3/2017-Now).

13-    Representative of the agricultural sector in STDF (Science and Technology Development Fund) technical committee (1/2/2018- Now).

14-    Minister of Agriculture and Land Reclamation

7- Awards:

1-     Showman foundation prize (Jordan) for Agricultural sciences in 1994.

 2-     Fulbright scholarship (U.S.A) as a visiting professor atNorth CarolinaStateUniversity(1995 / 1996 academic year).

 8- Professional societies:

 Weed Science Society of America- Weed Science Society of Egypt- Crop Science Society of Egypt- European Weed Research Society.

 

9- Training and Higher Education development:

A-    Training of Faculty staff and assistants through FLDP and QAAP workshops.

B-    Expert for monitoring and evaluation of Higher Education Enhancement projects (HEEPF).

C-    Expert of higher education enhancement at Projects Management Unit (PMU)/CairoUniversity.

D-    Peer reviewer for The National Quality Assurance and Accreditation Committee.

E-     Training of agricultural engineers and farmers in extension programs.

F-     Training of Faculty staff at: Mansoura (2008),Alexandria(2008) and king Abdelaziz – K.S.A (2009) University.

 

10- Higher Education Enhancement Conferences and Workshops:

A-    TEMPUS-MEDA CONFERENCE. Higher Education Co-operation and Intercultural Dialogue Across theMediterranean.Alexandria,Egypt. 13-14 Oct., 2003.

B-    Training of Trainers workshop III (Faculty Developer) 10-14 April, 2004 organized by Faculty, Staff and Leadership Development Project.

C-    Peer Reviewers Workshop by The National Quality Assurance and Accreditation Committee.Cairo,Egypt. 8-9 June, 2004.

D-    Projects Monitoring System Workshop by the Higher Education Enhancement Project (HEEPF).Cairo,Egypt.22 Sept., 2004.

E-     Facilitator Workshop by The National Quality Assurance and Accreditation Committee.Cairo,Egypt.22 Nov., 2004.

F-     Review Chair Workshop by The National Quality Assurance and Accreditation Committee.Cairo,Egypt.23 Nov., 2004.

 G-    E-Learning training intensive course (March, 2005) at ADEC, La Walk, France.

 H-    Evaluation of training activity program (February – March, 2006) at ADEC, La Walk, France.

 11- Publications:

 38 scientific papers published in Egyptian, Arab and international Journals and periodicals.