Hatim Mohamed Ahmed Elamin

Job Title: 
Technical Specialist, Youth Skills Development and Community Engagement

Dr. Hatim Mohamed Ahmed Elamin (Sudanese) is the Technical Specialist, Youth Skills Development and Community Engagement at the RUFORUM Secretariat.  Dr. Elamin has more than 12 years of experience in academia, research and education. He started my career as teaching assistant in the institute of Gum Arabic Research and Desertification Studies, University of Kordofan, Sudan. He holds BSc. Honor (Forestry Science) From Faculty of Forestry University of Khartoum, Sudan (Sept. 2000).  He got His M.Sc (Tropical Forestry Management) from TU-Dresden, Germany on November 2007 (Fully funded from DAAD). He also holds a PhD in Application of Remote Sensing and GIS Technology for natural resource with emphasis on forest biomass modeling (October 2016) from the University of Kordofan.
During his PhD Study, Dr. Elamin gets a fellowship for six month in Regional Centre of Mapping of Resources for Development, Nairobi, Kenya which was funded from American Association Geographers (AAG) during 2012/2013. Also He gets a fellowship in 2015 from Association of Commonwealth University that executed by African Academy of Sciences, during this one year he was attached to Makerere University, Uganda.
Beside his teaching load, Dr. Elamin took many responsibilities at the University of Kordofan, He was a head department of Gum Arabic Research, Institute of Gum Arabic Research and Desertification Studies (2008 to 2012) and (March to November 2018), Also managing editor of University for Kordofan Journal of Natural Resources, (2018) and Director of Administration International Relations and Foreign Cooperation (AFRIC), University of Kordofan (April – November 2018).
Dr. Elamin participated in many national and international workshop and conferences worldwide and he has many publications in peer reviewed journals. He also participated in developing and implementation of many research and developmental research projects in North Kordofan State where the University of Kordofan is located.
Right now, Dr. Elamin Joints the Regional University Forum for Capacity Building in Agriculture (RUFORUM) as a technical specialist in youth skills development and community engagement.