School of Natural Resources Management and Environmental Sciences Staffs

 
   Natural Resources Management Staff profile
Mr. Ayele Akuma Aga
Ayele Akuma Aga
Academic Position:Lecturer and Researcher School head of NRMES
Specialization:M.Sc. in Soil Science
Research interest:
-Soil fertility
-Soil Microbiology
-Soil and Water Management
E-mail:ayelea@gmail.com
Mobile:+251-913581333
Office:+251-25553004
Mr.Solomon Estifanos
Mr Solomon Estifanos Bekele
Academic Position :  Lecturer and Researcher Coordinator of  NRM program
– Integrated Lake Haramaya Watershed Project Coordinator for NRMES school
– Haramaya University ARBONETH-Project Coordinator
Specialization: M.Sc. in Agroforestry and Soil Management
Research interest:Carbon Stock Assessment Biodiversity Conservation and Management
Soil fertility management Climate change adaptation and Mitigation Agroforestry related research Natural Resources Management
E-mail: solestifa@gmail.com
Mobile: +251-913054771
Office: +251-255530041
Dr. Kibebew Kibret Tsehai
Dr. Kibebew Kibret Tsehai
Academic Position:   Associate Professor CAES Dean
Specialization: Ph.D. in Soil Science (Soil Physics, Irrigation Agronomy)
Research interest:  Soil-water interaction in the vadose zone
– Soil-water
– plant interactions in the SPAC
–   Water resources management and use
–   Land suitability evaluation and land use planning in the face of changing climate
–   Producing more per drop of water
–    Carbon stock of different land uses
E-mail: kibebewkibrett@gmail.com
Mobile: +251-911793935  or +251-915743235
 Publications
MSc Thesis Title: Water use efficiency of Eragrostis tef (Zucc.) under sprinkler and subsurface irrigationPhD Dissertation title: Estimating water retention for major soils in the Hararghe Region, eastern Ethiopia

  1. B.B. Mishra, Heluf Gebrekidan and Kibebew Kibret. 2004. Soils of Ethiopia: Perceptions, appraisal and constraints in relation to food security. Journal of Food, Agriculture and Environment, Vol. 2:269-279. WFL Publisher, Helsinki, Finland.
  2. Heluf Gebrekidan, B.B. Mishra and Kibebew Kibret. 2004. Soils of Ethiopia: Reference to the world.  In: Heluf Gebrekidan and B.B. Mishra (Eds.). Specific features and management options of soil and land resources of eastern Ethiopian Highlands for sustainable agricultural production: Synthesis of working papers. AU, Soil Science Technical Bulletin No. 1, pp 1-13.
  3. B.B. Mishra, Heluf Gebrekidan, Kibebew Kibret, Mohammed Assen and Bruk Eshetu. 2004. Soil and land resource inventory at Alemaya University Research Farm with reference to land evaluation for sustainable agricultural management and production. In: Heluf Gebrekidan and B.B. Mishra (Eds.). Specific features and management options of soil and land resources of eastern Ethiopian Highlands for sustainable agricultural production: Synthesis of working papers. AU, Soil Science Technical Bulletin No. 1, pp 14-42.
  4. Heluf Gebrekidan, B.B. Mishra and Kibebew Kibret. 2004. Soil Science versus Natural Resource Management in the Ethiopian context: Five point program for food security. In: Heluf Gebrekidan and B.B. Mishra (Eds.). Specific features and management options of soil and land resources of eastern Ethiopian Highlands for sustainable agriculturalproduction: Synthesis of working papers. AU, Soil Science Technical Bulletin No. 1, pp 43-48.
  5. Kibebew Kibret. 2004. Identification of water retention curve models for some soils of Hararghe Region, eastern Ethiopia. In: Heluf Gebrekidan and B.B. Mishra (Eds.). Specific features and management options of soil and land resources of eastern Ethiopian Highlands for sustainable agricultural production: Synthesis of working papers. AU, Soil Science Technical Bulletin No. 1, pp 60-74.
  6. B.B. Mishra, Heluf Gebrekidan, Kibebew Kibret and Bruk Eshetu. 2004. Effect of X-Rays on the organic carbon content of soils: Results of preliminary study. In: Heluf Gebrekidan and B.B. Mishra (Eds.). Specific features and management options of soil and land resources of eastern Ethiopian Highlands for sustainable agricultural production: Synthesis of working papers. AU, Soil Science Technical Bulletin No. 1, pp 111-113.
  7. Heluf Gebrekidan, B.B. Mishra and Kibebew Kibret. 2006. Missing Linkage in Rainfall-Runoff-Soil Water Relationship for Sustainable Watershed Development: A Case Study around Hirna, Eastern Ethiopia). Food, Agriculture and Environment, Vol. 4:239-245. WFL Publisher, Helsinki, Finland WFL Publisher, Helsinki, Finland.
  8. Heluf Gebrekidan, B.B. Mishra and Kibebew Kibret. 2007. Characteristic features of soils of Ethiopia. Indian Journal of Fertilizers. Vol 2, pp 57-61.
  9. Getachew Fisseha, Heluf Gebrekidan, Kibebew Kibret, Birru Yitaferu and Bobe Bedadi. 2011. Analysis of land use/land cover changes in the Debre-Mewi watershed at the upper catchment of the Blue Nile Basin, Northwest Ethiopia. Journal of Biodiversity and Environmental Sciences. Vol. 1, No. 6, p. 184-198
  10. Getachew Fisseha, Heluf Gebrekidan, Kibebew Kibret, Bobe Bedadi and Birru Yitaferu. 2011. Participatory Development of Soil Conservation Measures at the Debre-Mewi Watershed in the Upper Catchment of the Blue Nile Basin, Northwest Ethiopia. Journal of Biodiversity and Environmental Sciences. Vol. 1, No. 6, p. 199-213.
  11. Kefyalew Assefa, Heluf Gebrekidan and Kibebew Kibret. 2011. Characterization and classification of irrigated soils and irrigation waters of major water supply sources in Meki Ogolocha area in east Showa Zone of Oromia, Ethiopia. The Ethiopian Journal of Science and Sustainable Development. Vol. 1, No. 2: 21-34
  12. Achalu Chimdi, Heluf Gebrekidan, Kibebew Kibret and Abi Tadesse. 2012. Status of selected physicochemical properties of soils under different land use systems of western Oromia, Ethiopia. Journal of Biodiversity and Environmental Sciences. Vol 2(3): 57-71
  13. Achalu Chimdi, Heluf Gebrekidan, Kibebew Kibret, and Abi Tadesse. 2012. Response of barley to liming of acid soils collected from different land use systems of Western Oromia, Ethiopia. Journal of Biodiversity and Environmental Sciences. Vol 2(5): 37-49
  14. Abreha Kidanemariam, Heluf Gebrekidan, Tekalign Mamo, and Kibebew Kibret. 2012. Impact of Altitude and Land Use Type on Some Physical and Chemical Properties of Acidic Soils in Tsegede Highlands, Northern Ethiopia. Open Journal of Soil Science, 2012, 2, 223-233 doi:10.4236/ojss.2012.23027 Published Online September 2012 (http://www.SciRP.org/journal/ojss)
  15. Fisseha Hadgu, Heluf Gebrekidan, Kibebew Kibret and BirruYitaferu, 2013. Maize (Zea mays L.) Crop Response to Phosphorus Fertilization on Fluvisols in Northern Ethiopia. Journal of Biodiversity and Environmental Sciences (JBES), 3(5): 54-67.
  16. Fiseha Hadgu, Heluf Geberekidan, Kibebew Kibret and Birru Yitaferu, 2013. Effects of Nitrogen, Phosphorus and Soil Water Content on growth and Nutrient Uptake of Maize(Zea maysL.) Grown on Fluvisols in Tigray, Northern Ethiopia. Journal of Biodiversity and Environmental Sciences (JBES) 3(5): 68-85
  17. Teshome Yitbarek, Heluf Gebrekidan, Kibebew Kibret, Shelem Beyene. 2013. Impacts of land use on selected physicochemical properties of soils of Abobo area, western Ethiopia. Journal of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries 2(5): 177-183; doi: 10.11648/j.aff.20130205.11.
  18. Teshome Yibarek, Kibebew Kibret, Heluf Gebrekidan and Sheleme Beyene. 2013. Physical land suitability evaluation for rainfed production of cotton, maize, upland rice and sorghum in Abobo Area, western Ethiopia. American Journal of Research Communication 1(10): 296-318, www.usa-journals.com, ISSN: 2325-4076.
  19. Achalu Chimdi, Heluf Gebrekidan, Abi Tadesse and Kibebew Kibret. 2013. Phosphorus Desorption Patterns of Soils from Different Land Use Systems of East Wollega, Ethiopia. Middle-East Journal of Scientific Research 17 (2): 245-251
  20. Achalu Chimdi, Heluf Gebrekidan, Abi Tadesse and Kibebew Kibret. 2013. Phosphorus Sorption Patterns of Soils from Different Land Use Systems of East Wollega, Ethiopia. American-Eurasian Journal of Scientific Research 8 (3): 109-116. DOI: 10.5829/idosi.aejsr.2013.8.3.12056
  21. Achalu Chimdi, Heluf Gebrekidan, Kibebew Kibret and Abi Tadesse. 2013. Changes in Soil Chemical Properties as Influenced by Liming and its Effects on Barely Grain Yield on Soils of Different Land Use Systems of East Wollega, Ethiopia. World Applied Sciences Journal 24 (11): 1435-1441. DOI: 10.5829/idosi.wasj.2013.24.11.13284
  22. Nurhussen Mehammednur Seid, Birru Yitaferu, Kibebew Kibret, and Feras Ziadat. 2013. Soil-Landscape Modeling and Remote Sensing to Provide Spatial Representation of Soil Attributes for an Ethiopian Watershed. Applied and Environmental Soil Science. http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/798094
  23. Fisseha Hadgu, Heluf Gebrekidan, Kibebew Kibret, and BirruYitaferu. 2014. Study of phosphorus adsorption and its relationship with soil properties, analyzed with Langmuir and Freundlich models. Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries3(1): 40-51. doi: 10.11648/j.aff.20140301.18
  24. Lemma Wogi, J. J. Msaky, F. B. R. Rwehumbiza, and Kibebew Kibret. 2015. Status of Selected Properties of Soils under Crop-Livestock Farming System in Eastern Ethiopia. International Journal of Plant and Soil Science. 4(2): 114-123, Article no.IJPSS.2015.012
  25. Lemma Wogi, J. J. Msaky, F. B. R. Rwehumbiza and Kibebew Kibret. 2015. Phosphorus Adsorption Isotherm: A Key Aspect for Soil Phosphorus Fertility Management. American Journal of Experimental Agriculture 6(2): 74-82, 2015, Article no.AJEA.2015.066; ISSN: 2231-0606.
  26. Alem Hagos Hailu, Kibebew Kibret and Heluf Gebrekidan. 2015. Land suitability evaluation for rainfed production of barley and wheat at Kabe Subwatershed, Northeastern Ethiopia. African Journal of Soil Science 3(7): 147-156.
  27. Mohammed Mekonnen, Kibebew Kibret and Tekalign Mamo. 2016. Fertility mapping of some micronutrients in soils of Cheha District, Gurage Zone, Southern Ethiopia. African Journal of Soil Science 4(3), 313-320.
  28. Liambila RN, Kibret K (2016) Climate Change Impact on Land Suitability for Rainfed Crop Production in Lake Haramaya Watershed, Eastern Ethiopia. J. Earth Sci Clim Change. 7: 343. doi:10.4172/2157-7617.1000343
Dr. Lisanework Nigatu GebreyesDr. Lisanework Nigatu Gebreyes Academic Position :Associate Professor Coordinator of RUFORUM Project
Specialization:Ph.D. in Production Ecology
Publications:All are available on Research Gate
E-mail:lisaneworkn@yahoo.com
Mobile: +251915740372 or
+251-910105100
Dr. Bobe Bedadi Wereka
Dr Bobe Bedadi Wereka
Academic Position:Associate Professor of Soil Science
Specialization:Ph.D. in Soil and water Management
Research interest:Soil erosion
– Soil and water conservation/management
– Management of problematic/degraded lands
– Integrated Soil fertility management
– Soil characterization
– climate change effects on productivity, etc.
E-mail:BobeDadi2009@gmail.com
Mobile: +251-913908396  
Publications:
  1. Bobe, BW and CKK Gachene, 1999. Soil productivity evaluation under different soil conservation measures in the Harrerge high lands of Ethiopia, East Afr. Agr. and For. Journal, Vol. 65 (2), 95-100.
  2. Bobe B. Woreka. 2004. Evaluation of soil erosion in the Harerge region of Ethiopia using soil loss models, rainfall simulation and field trials. PhD Thesis. University of Pretoria. Pretoria. South Africa.
  3. Tesfaye Ayano, Bobe Bedadi, Ketema Belete, 2010. Evaluation of Organic Coffee Farming Potential from Perspectives of Production and Natural Resources Management in Yayu District, Southwestern Ethiopia. Proceeding of 23rd ASIC (Association for Science and Information on Coffee) Conferences, 3-8 October, 2010. International Conference on Coffee Sciences, Bali, Indonesia.
  4. Getachew Fisseha, Heluf Gebrekidan, Kibebew Kibret, Birru Yitaferu, Bobe Bedadi, 2011. Analysis of land use/Land Cover changes in the Debre-Mewi Watershed at the upper catchment of the Blue Nile Basin, Northwest Ethiopia. Journal of Biodiversity and Environmental Sciences, Vol.1.(6), 184-198.
  5. Getachew Fisseha, Heluf Gebrekidan, Kibebew Kibret, Bobe Bedadi, Birru Yitaferu, 2011. Participatory Development of Soil Conservation Measures at the Debre-Mewi Watershed in the upper catchment of the Blue Nile Basin, Northwest Ethiopia. Journal of Biodiversity and Environmental Sciences, Vol.1.(6), 199-213.
  6. Olkeba Birru, Shoeb Quraishi and Bobe Bedadi 2012.Effects of straw mulch and farmyard manure on runoff, erosion, in-situ water conservation, and yield and yield components of wheat at the highlands of Bale, south eastern Ethiopia, African Journal of Agricultural Research, 7(44)pp.  5879-5886  DOI: 10.5897/AJAR12.1467
  7. Olkeba Birru, Bobe Bedadi, Shoeb Quraishi 2013. Sediment associated nutrient losses under wheat cropping systems in the highlands of Bale, south eastern Ethiopia. International Journal of Tropical Agriculture (IJTA), Vol. 30(3-4):153-158.
  8. Mekonnen Asrat1, *, Heluf Gebrekidan1, Markku Yli-Halla2, Bobe Bedadi1, Wakene Negassa2014. Effect of integrated use of lime, manure and mineral P fertilizer on bread wheat (Triticum aestivum) yield and status of residual soil P on acidic soils of Gozamin District, northwestern Ethiopia. Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries; 3(2): 76-85.
  9. Habtamu A., Heluf G., Bobe B., Enyew A. 2014. Fertility status of soils under different land uses at Wujiraba watershed, North-western highlands of Ethiopia. Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries; 3(5): 410-419.
  10. Habtamu Admas, Heluf Gebrekidan, Bobie Bedadi & Enyew Adgo. 2014. Effects of Compost and Mineral Sulfur Fertilizers on Phosphorus Desorption at Wujiraba Watershed, Northwestern Highlands of EthiopiaGlobal Journal of Science Frontier Research: D Agriculture & Veterinary 14 (10): 69-78.
  11. Habtamu Admas, Heluf Gebrekidan, Bobe Bedadi, Enyewu Adgo 2015. Effects of organic and inorganic fertilizers on yield and yield components of maize at Wujiraba Watershed, Northewestern Ethiopia. American Journal of Plant Nutrition and Fertilization Technology, 5 (1):1-15.  ISSN:1793-9445; DOI:10,3923/ajpnft/2014
Dr. Lemma Wogi Mirkena
Dr. Lemma Wogi Mirkena
Academic Position Assistant Professor
Specialization:Ph.D. in Integrated Soil Fertility Management
Research interest:Soil and water management
–  Soil fertility
E-mail: l.wogilke@yahoo.com
Mobile: +251-911771937
Lemma Wogi, J. J. Msaky, F. B. R. Rwehumbiza and Kibebew Kibret (2015). Status of Selected Properties of Soils under Crop-Livestock Farming System in Eastern Ethiopia. International Journal of Plant & Soil Science, 4(2): 114-123.2. Lemma Wogi, J. J. Msaky, F. B. R. Rwehumbiza and Kibebew Kibret (2015). Phosphorus Adsorption Isotherm: A Key Aspect for Soil Phosphorus Fertility Management.  American Journal of Experimental Agriculture, 6(2): 74-82.3. Lemma Wogi, J. J. Msaky, F. B. R. Rwehumbiza and Kibebew Kibret (2015).Spatial Distribution of Organic Carbon and Nutrients under Farmers’ Crop Residue Management Practices in Eastern Ethiopia. International Journal of Plant & Soil Science, 6(2): 82-92.4. Lemma Wogi, J. J. Msaky, F. B. R. Rwehumbiza and Kibebew Kibret (2015). Effects of Haricot Bean Residue Incorporation on Selected Soil Properties and Maize Grain Yield under Maize-Haricot Bean Intercropping System. Open Journal of Soil Science  (In press)
Dr. Mengistu Mengesha Maja Academic Position Assistant Professor and researcher
Specialization: Ph.D in Environmental Science
Research interest: Atmosphere biosphere interaction
–   Plant stress
–   Plant-plant and plant
– microbial interactions
–   Climate change
E-mail: mengistum2006@yahoo.com
or  mengistu.mengesha@haramaya.edu.et
Mobile: +251-947359712
Mr. Anteneh Argaw AlemnehAntench Argaw Alemneh Academic Position Assistant Professor and researcher
Specialization: M.Sc. in Applied Microbiology
Research interest:Characterization and identification of agriculturally beneficial microorganisms
–    Development of bio-fertilizer for different crop plants
–    Development of site specific integrated soil fertility management
–    Development of vermin-composting and composting technology
–     Site specific plant nutrients management
E-mail:antenehargaw@gmail.com
Mobile:+251911388307
Publications:  Journals:
  1. Argaw, A. (2012). Evaluation of Co-inoculation of Bradyrhizobium japonicum and Phosphate Solubilizing Pseudomonas spp. Effect on Soybean (Glycine max L. (Merr.)) in Assossa Area. Journal of Agricultural  Sciences and  Technology  14: 213-224.
  2. Anteneh Argaw. (2012). Characterization of symbiotic Effectiveness of Rhizobia Nodulating Faba bean (Vicia faba L.) Isolated from Central Ethiopia. Research Journal of Microbiology. 7(6): 280-296.
  3. Anteneh Argaw. (2013). Evaluation of symbiotic effectiveness and size of resident Rhizobium leguminosarum var. viciae nodulating lentil (Lens culinaris medic) in some Ethiopian soils. Archives of Agronomy and Soil Science 59(7): 929–945.
  4. Habtamu Bekele, Nigussie Dechassa and Anteneh Argaw. (2013). Effects of different carbon and nitrogen sources in Broth culture on the growth of Rhizobium leguminosarum bv. phaseoli and symbiotic effectiveness of haricot bean (Phaseoulus vulgaris L.) in Eastern Hararghe soils of Ethiopia. African Journal of Microbiology Research 7(29): 3754-3761.
  5. Anteneh Argaw. (2014). Symbiotic Effectiveness of Inoculation with Bradyrhizobium Isolates on Soybean [Glycine max (L.) Merrill] Genotypes Having Different Maturity Time. Springerplus 3:753
  6. Anteneh Argaw. (2015). Iron requirement for soybean [Glycine max (L.) Merrill] inoculated with selected exotic and native isolates of Bradyrhizobium sp. under irrigated conditions. Archives of Agronomy and Soil Science. 61: 1491–1509. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/03650340.2014.1000876
  7. Feredegn Dagnaw, Fassil Assefa, Heluf Gebrekidan and Anteneh Argaw. (2015). Characterization of Plant Growth Promoting Bacteria from Sugarcane (Saccharum officinarum L.) Rhizosphere of Wonji-Shoa Sugar Estate and Farmers Landraces of Ethiopia. Biotechnology 14(2): 58-64.
  8. Anteneh Argaw, Yemane Girma, Million Fikresilassie, Yoseph Mekash, Mashilla Dejene. (2015). Cultivation of three Pleurotus spp. on Khat (Catha edulis) leftover. Biotechnology 14(2): 65-71.
  9. Eyasu Mekonnen and Anteneh Argaw (2015). Bioconversion of Wastes (Khat Leaf Leftovers and Eucalyptus Twigs) into Vermicompost and Assessing Its Impact on Potato Yield. Journal of Agronomy 14(1): 37-42.
  10. Anteneh Argaw and Ayele Akuma (2015). Rhizobium leguminosarum bv. viciae sp. inoculation improves the agronomic efficiency of N of common bean (Phaseolus vulgaris L.). Environmental System Research 4:11.
  11. Anteneh Argaw, Eyasu Mekonnen and Daniel Muleta. (2015). Agronomic efficiency of N of common bean (Phaseolus vulgaris L.) in some representative soils of Eastern Ethiopia. Cogent Food & Agriculture http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/23311932.2015.1074790
  12. Anteneh Argaw. (2015). Response of Soybean to Inoculation with Bradyrhizobium spp in Saline Soils of Shinille Plains, Eastern Ethiopia. East African Journal of Sciences. 8(1): 79-90.
  13. Anteneh Argaw and and Angaw Tsigie. 2015. Indigenous rhizobia population influences the effectiveness of Rhizobium inoculation and need of inorganic N for common bean (Phaseolus vulgaris L.) production in eastern Ethiopia. Chemical and Biological Technologies of Agriculture 2: 19 DOI 10.1186/s40538-015-0047-z
  14. Allito B.B., Nana Ewusi-Mensah., Alemneh A.A. 2015. Rhizobia Strain and Host-Legume Interaction Effects on Nitrogen Fixation and Yield of Grain Legume: A Review.  Molecular Soil Biology 6(4): 1-12.
  15. Anteneh Argaw and Abere Minalku. 2015. Inherent soil fertility as affected Rhizobium inoculation and inorganic N application effect on Common bean. Ethiopia Journal of Agricultural Sciences, 26(1):27-48
  16. Hiranmai Yadav Rameshwar and Anteneh Argaw. 2016. Biodegradation  of  Lantana  camara  using  different animal  manures  and  assessing  its  manurial  value  for organic farming. South Indian Journal Of Biological Sciences 2(1): 52‐60
  17. Hiranmai Yadav Rameshwar and Anteneh Argaw. (2016). Manurial value of khat waste vermicompost from Awday, Harar town, Ethiopia. International Journal of Recycling of Organic Waste in Agriculture DOI 10.1007/s40093-016-0121-y. Inpress
  18. Anteneh Argaw. (2015). Effect of iron application on N2 fixation, nodulation and yield of soybean [Glycine max (L.) Merrill] genotypes with different maturity groups. Ethiopia Journal of Agricultural Sciences Accepted.
  Proceedings:
  1. Hiranmay Yadav and Anteneh Argaw. (2014). Bioconversion of Parthenium hysterophorus into organic manure and its value addition using different animal manures. Proceeding on national symposium on science, Technology and innovation for national development held from 21-22 march 2014, Wollega University, Nekemte, Ethiopia.
  2. Eyasu Mekonnen and Anteneh Argaw. (2014).Efficient utilization of a municipal solid waste Khat residue and Eucalyptus twigs from Harar, Ethiopia by Vermicomposting. Proceeding of first national Research conference on the role of research initiative for alleviating societal problem, Mettu University, Mettu, Ethiopia, May 30-31, 2014.
  3. Eyasu Mekonnen, Anteneh Argaw and Hiranmai Yadav. (2012). Production of Vermicompost from Khat (Catha edulis) Wastes Using Eisenia foetida Earthworms. In: 29th Annual Research and Extension Review Proceedings, edited by Mengistu Urge, Nigussie Dechassa, Mengistu Ketema, Mulugeta Yitayih, Getachew Animut. March 2012, Haramaya University,pp. 56-59. DireDawa, Ethiopia
  4. Anteneh Argaw, Bulti Tesso, Ayele Akuma. (2012). Assessment and Evaluation of Need of Inoculation of Effective Rhizobia Isolates on Common Bean (Phaseolus vulgaris L.) in Ethiopia Soils. In: 29th Annual Research and Extension Review Proceedings, edited by Mengistu Urge, Nigussie Dechassa, Mengistu Ketema, Mulugeta Yitayih, Getachew Animut. March 2012, Haramaya University, pp. 60-62. DireDawa, Ethiopia
  5. Anteneh Argaw, Bulti Tesso, Ayele Akuma. (2012). Evaluation of the Effect of Integrated Application of Nitrogen Fertilizer With and Without Inoculation of Effective Rhizobia Isolates on Yield and Yield Components of Common Bean (Phaseolus vulgaris L.) in Eastern Ethiopia Soils. In: 29th Annual Research and Extension Review Proceedings, edited by Mengistu Urge, Nigussie Dechassa, Mengistu Ketema, Mulugeta Yitayih, Getachew Animut. March 2012, Haramaya University, pp. 63-64. DireDawa, Ethiopia
  6. Anteneh Argaw, Yemane Girma, Ayele Akuma. 2012. Assessment and Evaluation of Need of Inoculation of Effective Rhizobia Isolates on Groundnut (Arachis hypogea L.) in Eastern Ethiopia Soils. In: 29th Annual Research and Extension Review Proceedings, edited by Mengistu Urge, Nigussie Dechassa, Mengistu Ketema, Mulugeta Yitayih, Getachew Animut. March 2012, Haramaya University, pp. 64-67. DireDawa, Ethiopia
  7. Anteneh Argaw and Million Fikiresillassie. (2012). Evaluation of Selected Isolates of Rhizobium Leguminosarum bv. Vicea Nodulating Lentil (Lens culinaris) in Hararghe Highland.In: 29th Annual Research and Extension Review Proceedings, edited by Mengistu Urge, Nigussie Dechassa, Mengistu Ketema, Mulugeta Yitayih, Getachew Animut. March 2012, Haramaya University, pp. 70-71. DireDawa, Ethiopia
  8. Anteneh Argaw, Million Fikiresillassie and Ayele Akuma. (2012). Effect of Co-inoculation of Rhizobium Leguminosarum bv. viciae and Phosphate Solubilizing Bacterium on Faba Bean (Viciae faba L.) Production in Eastern Ethiopia Highland. In: 29th Annual Research and Extension Review Proceedings, edited by Mengistu Urge, Nigussie Dechassa, Mengistu Ketema, Mulugeta Yitayih, Getachew Animut. March 2012, Haramaya University, pp. 72-73. DireDawa, Ethiopia
  9. Anteneh Argaw and Million Fikiresillassie. (2012). Integrated Application of Rhizobium Leguminosarum bv. Vicea and Vermicompost on Faba Bean (Vicia faba L.) in Hararghe Highland. In: 29th Annual Research and Extension Review Proceedings, edited by Mengistu Urge, Nigussie Dechassa, Mengistu Ketema, Mulugeta Yitayih, Getachew Animut. March 2012, Haramaya University, pp. 76-77. DireDawa, Ethiopia
  10. Anteneh Argaw and Million Fikiresillassie. (2012).  Evaluation of Rhizobium Inoculation and Bone Phosphate (Orga fertilizer) Application on Nodulation and Yield of Field Pea (Pisum sativum L.). In: 29th Annual Research and Extension Review Proceedings, edited by Mengistu Urge, Nigussie Dechassa, Mengistu Ketema, Mulugeta Yitayih, Getachew Animut. March 2012, Haramaya University, pp. 77-78. DireDawa, Ethiopia
  11. Anteneh Argaw. (2012). Evaluation of the Effect of Inoculated Faba Bean (Vicia faba L.) and Field Pea (Pisum Sativum L. ) Precursor Cops and Different Rate of Bone Phosphate (Orga) on Yield of Maize (Zea mays L.) and Sorghum (Sorghum bicolor L. ) at Haramaya Experimental Site. In: 29th Annual Research and Extension Review Proceedings, edited by Mengistu Urge, Nigussie Dechassa, Mengistu Ketema, Mulugeta Yitayih, Getachew Animut. March 2012, Haramaya University, pp. 78-79. DireDawa, Ethiopia
  12. Million Fikiresillassie, Anteneh Argaw, Hiranmai Yadav, Ayele Akuma. (2012). Evaluation of Selected and Environmental-friendly Improved Biofertilizer (Rhizobium leguminosarum bv. viciae) for Highland Pulse Crops and Scaling out/up the Technology to Eastern Ethiopia. In: 29th Annual Research and Extension Review Proceedings, edited by Mengistu Urge, Nigussie Dechassa, Mengistu Ketema, Mulugeta Yitayih, Getachew Animut. March 2012, Haramaya University, pp. 80-82. DireDawa, Ethiopia, Completed HU-funded project
  13. Anteneh Argaw, Mashilla Dejene, Million Fikiresillassie, Ayele Akuma. (2012). Effect of Integrated Pest and Soil Fertility Management On Nodulation and Grain Yield of Groundnut (Arachis hypogaea L.) in Eastern Ethiopia. In: 29th Annual Research and Extension Review Proceedings, edited by Mengistu Urge, Nigussie Dechassa, Mengistu Ketema, Mulugeta Yitayih, Getachew Animut. March 2012, Haramaya University, pp. 83-87. DireDawa, Ethiopia, completed HU-Funded project
  14. Anteneh Argaw and Eyasu Mekonnen. (2012). Effect of Khat Compost on Yield and Yield Components of Potato at Haramaya Experimental Site. In: 29th Annual Research and Extension Review Proceedings, edited by Mengistu Urge, Nigussie Dechassa, Mengistu Ketema, Mulugeta Yitayih, Getachew Animut. March 2012, Haramaya University, p. 88. DireDawa, Ethiopia
  15. Anteneh Argaw and Eyasu Mekonnen. 2012. Evaluation of the Multiplication of Earthworm in Different Animal Manure. In: 29th Annual Research and Extension Review Proceedings, edited by Mengistu Urge, Nigussie Dechassa, Mengistu Ketema, Mulugeta Yitayih, Getachew Animut. March 2012, Haramaya University, p. 88. DireDawa, Ethiopia
  16. Anteneh Argaw, Million Fikiresillassie and Ayele Akuma. (2012). Effect of Co-inoculation of Rhizobium Leguminosarum bv. viciae and Phosphate Solubilizing Bacterium on Field Pea (Pisum sativum) Production in Eastern Ethiopia Highland. In: 29th Annual Research and Extension Review Proceedings, edited by Mengistu Urge, Nigussie Dechassa, Mengistu Ketema, Mulugeta Yitayih, Getachew Animut. March 2012, Haramaya University, pp. 74-75. DireDawa, Ethiopia
  17. Amare Kebede, Anteneh Argaw, Muluken Goftishu, Awol Seid and Habtamu Bekele. (2012). Identification of Causative Factor(s) of Groundnut Wilt in the Farmers’ Field and Control Measure(s) Formulation. In: 29th Annual Research and Extension Review Proceedings, edited by Mengistu Urge, Nigussie Dechassa, Mengistu Ketema, Mulugeta Yitayih, Getachew Animut. March 2012, Haramaya University, pp. 74-75. DireDawa, Ethiopia
  18. Anteneh Argaw (2010). Evaluation o selected isolates of Rhizobium leguminosarus bv. Viciae nodulating FabaBean (Viciae faba) in Haraghe highland. Haramaya University 28th annual research and extension proceddings, pp. 78-80., DireDawa, Ethiopia.
  19. Anteneh Argaw (2010). Evaluation o selected isolates of Rhizobium leguminosarus bv. Viciae nodulating field pea (Pisum sativum L.) in Haraghe highland. Haramaya University 28th annual research and extension proceddings, pp. 81-83., DireDawa, Ethiopia
Poster presentation:Anteneh Argaw and Hiranmay Yadav. (2014). Utilization of sugar industry waste for the large scale production of micorobial inoculants. In: 2nd International Conference on the Advancements of Science and Technology, Bahre Dar Institute of Technology, May 16-17, 2014.
Mr. Abdisa Alemu Tolossa
Mr Abdisa Alemu Tolossa
Academic Position :Lecturer and Researcher
Specialization:M.Sc. in Agrometeorology and natural risk management
Research interest Adaptation of climate change and variability impacts on Agricultural activities
E-mail:abdanne12@gmail.com
Mobile: +251- 911574510
 Publication:1. Seasonal Climate Prediction for Rain-Fed Crop Production Planning in the Upper Awash Basin, Central High Land of Ethiopia, 2016)
Mr. Eyasu Mekonnen Mr Eyasu Mekonnen Dessalegn Academic Position :Assistant Professor and Researcher
Specialization:M.Sc. in Tropical Land Resource Management
Research interest: Biodiversity Conservation
–     Land Rehabilitation
–     Soil Fertility Management
–     Climate change adaptation and Mitigation
E-mail:eyasem@yahoo.com
Mobile: +251- 911031358
Mr. Teferi Tadesse Mr Teferi Tadesse Woldemariam Academic Position:Ph.D. Candidate in Soil Science
Specialization:  M.Sc. in Soil Science
Research interest:Organic Matter & Soil Resources
E-mail:  ttaddesse2003@gmail.com
Mobile: +251-911 774940
Mr. Ephrem MamoMr Ephrem Mamo Academic Position:Lecturer and Researcher
Specialization:M.Sc. in Meteorology Science
E-mail:  ephratus@gmail.com
Mobile: +251- 913 413420
Mr.Solomon Tamiru MrSolomon Tamiru Mekasha Academic Position :Assistant Professor and Researcher
Specialization:  M.Sc. in Soil Science
Research interest Soil and Water Conservation
–    Soil Fertility
–    Soil Classification and related areas
E-mail:  tamirusolomon@yahoo.com
Mobile: +251-911387716
Mr. Tessema Toru DemissieMr Tessema Toru Demissie Academic Position :Ph.D. Candidate in Environmental Sciences
Specialization M.Sc. in Forestry
Research interestNatural Resources Management
–  Climate change
–  Pastoral livelihood
E-mail:ttoru2006@gmail.com
Mobile: +251-913404474
Or
Office: +251-255530041
Mr. Dargo Kebede AlemieMr Dargo Kebede Alemie  Academic Position :Lecturer and Researcher
Specialization M.Sc. in Agroforestry and Soil Management
Research interestAny agroforestry related research
E-mail:  kebededargo@yahoo.com
or
dargokebede@gmail.com
Mobile: +251-913 0489 04
Publications:
1) Dargo Kebede (2016). Farmers’ Reaction to Striga Control using Leucaena Leaf Biomass Application in Pawi District, northwestern Ethiopia . Agricultural Science Research Journal Vol. 6(4): 93 -100, April 2016.2)Dargo Kebede (2016). Role of Leucaena leucocephala (Lam.) de Wit in Soil Management: A review. Agricultural Science Research Journal Vol. 6(2):  71 – 78.3)H. Haftay and Dargo (2014). Adaptation and Nutritional Evaluation of Fodder Trees and Shrubs in Eastern Ethiopia.   Journal of Chemical and Natural Sciences 2, 41-53.4)  Dargo Kebede and Haftay Hailu (2013). Evaluation of fodder trees and shrubs suitable for Eastern Hararghe, Ethiopia. In: Nigussie Dechasa, Mengistu Urge, Mengistu Ketema, Mulugeta Yitayih and Getachew Animut (eds.). 30th Annual Research and Extension Review Proceedings, March 2013, Haramaya University.5)Dargo Kebede, Abdu Abdulkadir, Zebene Asfaw and Zewge Teklehaimanot (2012). Effect of Leucaena (Leucaena leucocephala (Lam.) de Wit) Leaf Biomass and NP Fertilizer Application on Striga (Striga hermonthica (Del.) Benth) Control and Sorghum (Sorghum bicolor (L.) Moench) Growth in Pawe District, Ethiopia. East African Journal of Sciences Volume 6(2):147-156.6)            Dargo Kebede (2012). Biomass Transfer: Leucaena Leaf Biomass Supplemented with Fertilizer to Improve Sorghum Production and Control Striga. LAP LAMBERT Academic Publishing GMbH & Co.KG
Mr. Samuel Feyissa AyanoMr Samuel Feyissa Ayano Academic Position :Lecturer and Researcher
Specialization: M.Sc. in Soil Science
Research interest:Soil and Water Conservation
–    Soil Fertility
–   Soil Classification and related area
E-mail:  feyissasami@yahoo.com
Mobile: +251-911 81 4112
Mr.G/egziabher Nigus Mr Gegziabher Nigus Zerihun  Academic Position :Lecturer and Researcher
Specialization: M.Sc. in Economics
E-mail: ziabher@yahoo.com
Mobile: +251-937523165
or
+251-91214 76 42
Mr. Amisalu Milkias MiseboMr Amisalu Milkias Misebo Academic Position :Lecturer and Researcher
 Specialization: M.Sc. in Watershed Management
 Research interest: soil and water management
E-mail: amsemilke@gmail.com
Oramsalumilkias@yahoo.com
Mobile: +251-912 719143
Mr.Teshale Tadesse KebedeMr Teshale Tadesse Kebede  Academic Position :Lecturer and Researcher
Specialization: M.Sc. in Soil Science
Research interest:Soil fertility and plant nutrition
  E-mail: t.teshale@yahoo.com or
tshltdsskbd@gmail.com
Mobile: +251-917870523 Or
+251-933439010
Mr. Mintesnot Birara HailuMr Mintesnot Birara Hailu Academic Position :Lecturer and Researcher
Specialization:M.Sc. in General Microbiology
Research interest: Soil microbiologyEnvironmental Microbiology and Biotechnology
E-mail: mintesnotbirara@yahoo.com
Or biraramintesnot@gmail.com
Mobile: +251-911147569
Mr. Mussie  Kebreab Mr Mussie Kebreab Tesfamicheal Academic Position :Lecturer and Researcher
Specialization: M.Sc. in Sustainable Tropical Forestry
Research interest:Forest conservation and management
–    Forests & Ecosystem services
–    Forest products( NTFP) and their utilization
–    Forest/Trees- soil
– climate interaction
–   Agoroforestry and Livelihood
–   Agoroforestry and Ecosystem services
E-mail:   mussiekeshire@gmail.com
Mobile: +251-937577818
Mr. Bekele Alemayehu AriyaMrBekele Alemayehu Ariya  Academic Position :Graduate Assistant I
Specialization: B.Sc. in Natural Resources Management
Research interest:Soil and water management
Mobile: +251-925956557
Mr. Abdulbasit  Hussien Mr Abdulbasit Hussien Umar Academic Position:Graduate Assistant I
Specialization: B.Sc. in Natural Resources Management
 Research interest:Climate change
–     Biodiversity Conservation
E-mail:  abdusein1@gmail.com
Mobile: +251-922030252
Mr. Kassaw Asfaw Walle
Mr Kassaw Asfaw Walle
Academic Position :Technical Assistant and M.Sc. part-time student
Specialization: B.Sc. in soil resources and watershed management
E-mail: asfawkassahun35@gmail.com
Mobile: +251-910145341
Ms. Rahel Berhanu Gebremariam
Ms Rahel Berhanu Gebremariam
 Academic Position :Lecturer and Researcher
Specialization: M.Sc. in Soil Science
 Research interest:Soil microbiology
–     Soil fertility
E-mail: berhanurahel316@gmail.com
Mobile: +251-940635820
Mr. Firaw Bekele Abebe
Mr Firaw Bekele
Academic Position :M.Sc. student
Specialization: B.Sc. in Natural Resources Management
 Research interest:Ecology and related researches
E-mail: firewB12@gmail.com
Mobile: +251-912490990
Mr. Mekonnen Keneni Gemeda
Mr Mekonnen Keneni Gemeda
Academic Position :Technical Assistant and B.Sc. part-time student
Specialization: Diploma in Natural Resources Management
Research interest:Soil related research
– Forestry related research
E-mail: kenenimekonnen@gmail.com
Mobile: +251-913029673
Mr. Lenjisa Diriba Balcha
Mr Lenjisa Diriba Balcha
Academic Position:Technical Assistant and B.Sc. part-time student
Specialization:Diploma in Natural Resources Management
Research interest:Researches related to Forestry areas
– Soil related researches
E-mail: lenjisa1@gmail.com
Mobile: +251-910453422
Mr. Ashenafi Muluneh Sorecha
MrAshenafi Muluneh Sorecha
Academic Position :Lecturer and Researcher
Specialization:M.Sc. in Agrometeorology and Natural Risk Management
Research interest:Climate Modelling
E-mail: ashenafi54321@gmail.com
Mobile: +251-946428388
Mr. Yonas Sisay W/Michale
Mr Yonas Sisay WMichale
Academic Position :Technical Assistant and B.Sc. part-time student
Specialization:Diploma in Natural Resources Management
Mobile: +251-936299740
Ms. Hana Zelalem Nigatu
Ms Hana Zelalem Nigatu
Academic Position: Lab assistant
Specialization:B.Sc. in Rural Development and Agricultural Extension
E-mail: hana.love9@gmail.com
Mobile: +251-910338243 Or
+251-947174713
Ms.Yehararwork Abebaw
MsYehararwork Abebaw Ayalew
Academic Position: Lab assistant
Specialization: B.Sc. in Applied Biology
E-mail:  : yeneabebaw12@gmail.com
Mobile: : +251-912854542
Mrs. Sindu Goshu  Alemu Academic Position:Laboratory Assistant
Mobile:
+251-911999101
Mrs. Meyrem Aliyi Mumed
Mrs Meyrem Aliyi Mumed
Academic Position:Field Assistant
Mrs.Ferzewed Feleke
Mrs Ferzewed Feleke Shewareged
Academic Position:Laboratory Assistant
Mobile: +251-915042076
Mrs. Azeb Gizachew Tsegaye
Mrs Azeb Gizachew Tsegaye
Academic Position:Secretary
Specialization: 12+1 Certificate
E-mail:azebgizachew@yahoo.com
Mobile: +251-911967779
Mr. Dejenie Ayenew  Gessese
Mr Dejenie Ayenew Gessese
Academic Position:Field Assistant
Specialization: 10 Complete
E-mail: 
ayenewd@gmail.com
Mobile: +251-916401717
Mr. Yitages Tamiru Kabtimer
Mr Yitages Tamiru Kabtimer
Academic Position:Field Assistant
Specialization: Diploma in Information Technology
Mobile: +251-931526054
Mr. Birhanu Mengistu
Mr Birhanu Mengistu Gebremariam
Academic Position:Field Assistant
Specialization: Diploma in Accounting
Mobile: +251-912069842 
Mr. Girmaye Mekonnen Gosa
Mr Girmaye Mekonnen Gosa
Academic Position: Field Assistant
 
Mr. Abdurahman Umer Abdullahi
Mr Abdurahman Umer Abdullahi
Academic Position:Field Assistant
 Mobile: +251-949851825
Mr.Ayele Shewangizaw Bezuneh
Mr Ayele Shewangizaw Bezuneh
Academic Position:Field Assistant
Specialization: B.Sc. in Natural Resources Management
E-mail:ayele.shewangizaw@gmail.com
Mobile: +251-913308714
Ms.Seada Kemale Hussien
Ms Seada Kemale Hussien
Academic Position:Messenger
Mobile: +251-975817147

 


Environmental science Staff Profile
Mr.Arbo Feyisa Bobasaarb Academic Position :Lecturer and Researcher
Coordinator of Environmental science program
Specialization:M.Sc. in Environmental Sciences
( Integrated Water Management)
B.Sc. In Natural Resources Management
Research interest: Integrated water resource management and development
o Integrated watershed and river basin management and development
o Water quality analysis and monitoring
o Climate change adaptation and mitigation
o environmental pollution control
Office Telephone :0255530072
Email: arbofeyisa@gmail.com
arbo2009@yahoo.com
 Mr. Biniyam Muhammed Adem bini
 
Academic Position :Lecturer and researcher

Field of Specialization: M.Sc. in Water and Health
(Water and Waste water Treatment)
Research interest:

o  Water treatment

o  Water supply and sanitation

Wastewater treatment

Office Telephone :0255530072

Email :biniyammoha@gmail.com

Mr. Birhanu Bayisa Gichabirhanu Academic Position: Lecturer and researcher

Field of
Specialization :M.Sc. in Environmental Science

(climate, Energy & Atmosphere)

Research interest:

oEnergy resource development and utilization

oClimate change adaptation and mitigation

oEnvironmental pollution control

Office Telephone :0255530072

Email: ibs430@hotmail.com

bekawaq@gmail.com

Mrs. Bethelhem Kinfu Gurmesabetelhem Academic Position: Lecturer and researcher
Field of Specialization :M.Sc. in Water and Health
(Water and public health)

Research interest:Environmental healthWater supply and sanitation
Office Telephone :0255530072
Email :bethelhemkinfu@gmail.com

Mr. Tamrat kassa AbegazTamrat Academic Position: Lecturer and researcher

Specialization:

M.Sc. in Environmental Science

(Environmental botany)

B.Sc. in Land Resource Management and Environmental Protection

Research interest:

o  Environmental conflict management

o  Natural resource management and development

Sustainable land resource management

Office Telephone :0255530072

Email: tamrat150@gmail.com

Mr. Hussien Ahmed MehamedHussien Academic Position:Lecturer and researcher
Field of Specialization:M.Sc. in Water and health(Water and waste water treatment)
Research interest: Water supply and sanitation Climate change adaptation and mitigation

Office Telephone :0255530072
Email: hamyfamy@gmail.com

Dr. Khalid Habibkhalid Academic Position: Assistant Professor and researcher
Field of Specialization:PhD in Environmental Science(Environmental Toxicology)

Research interest:o Environmental toxicology
o Environmental pollution control
o Environmental stress physiology

Office Telephone :0255530072
Email: khalid.habib786@gmail.comKhalidhabib@yahoo.com

Dr. Darmendra Kumar Dubedar Academic Position: Assistant Professor and researcher.

Field of Specialization:PhD. in Environmental geography(Environment and development

Research interest: Gender environment and development

o  Environmental geomorphology

o  Watershed management

Sustainable development

Office Telephone :0255530072

E-mail: babaviswanathdk10@gmail.com

Dr. Rejila Manikandanrej Academic Position :Assistant Professor and researcher

Field of Specialization :PhD. in Environmental Science
(Environment and Interaction)

Research interest:Waste Management

Effect of Industrial waste (Solid and liquid) on growth and development plant.Allelopathy Interaction in Agro-ecosystem.

Office Telephone :0255530072

E-mail: rejularaja@gmail.com

Ms. Danayit Yihedgo Kidanamariyamdarwa Academic Position :M.Sc. student

Field of Specialization:M.Sc. in Environment and development

(Environment and development)

Research interest:

Email:yihedego@gmail.com

 Mr. Habtamu Wakshum Sibiluhamptu

Academic Position: Assistant lecturer.

Field of Specialization: B.Sc. in Environmental sciences

Research interest:Climate change and adaptation

o  Natural resource conservation

Office Telephone :0255530072

Email:hwakshum5@gmail.com

Mr. Dula Rundasa Weretidula Academic Position: Assistant lecturer

Field of Specialization: B.Sc. in Environmental sciences

Research interest:Climate change adaptation and mitigation
o Environmental resource protection and management

Office Telephone :0255530072
Email:drundasa@gmail.com

 Ms. Saron sileshy Ayahlusaron Academic Position:Graduate Assistant.

Field of Specialization: B.Sc. in Environmental sciences

Research interest:Climate change adaptation and mitigation

Office Telephone :0255530072
Email:saron.sileshy@yahoo.com

Mr. Getachew Gessessegetachew

Academic Position:Graduate Assistant.

Field of Specialization: B.Sc. in Environmental sciences

Research interest:Climate change adaptation and mitigationo  Environmental resource protection

Environmental pollution

Office Telephone :0255530072

Email: gessesegetachew@gmail.com