School of Plant Sciences Staffs

 
No Name Staffs Details
1 Ketema Belete (Dr.) Academic Rank: Associate Professor
Field of specialization: Plant breeding, genetics and agronomy
Research interest:
Breeding / genetics in crops specially cereals (Sorghum, Wheat, Millets, Vernonia ) and crop management
Phone number: +251 (0) 911745226E-mail: ketemabeletekb@gmailP.O. Box. 262,  Haramaya University, Ethiopia)
2  Habtamu Zeleke (PhD) Academic Rank: Assoc. Prof.
Field of Specialization: Genetics/Plant Breeding
Research interest: Crop Breeding and Agronomy with special interest in maize improvement.
Phone number: +251-(0) 920 153160;Email: wubeno@yahoo.comP.O. Box 76: Haramaya University, Ethiopia
3 Ram Pal Singh Tomer (R.P.S) (PhD)  Academic Rank: Professor
Field of Specialization: Plant Breeding
Mobile: +251 (0)-915768386E-mail: tomer.rpstomer@gmail.com or rps.tomer@yahoo.comResearch interest: Research work conducted on the following aspects:-

  • Conducted survey of Farmer’s saved seed of cotton, wheat and raya and recorded quality seed superior as compared to farmer’s own saved seed.
  • Seed dormancy studies on different crops.
  • Seed viability and vigour studies on different crops.
  • Standardized Seed Testing Procedures on different crops, forestry seeds, medicinal and aromatic plants seed.
4 HabtamuSeboka (MSc.) Academic Rank: Lecturer
Field of Specialization: Plant Breeding
Research Interest: Rust and Drought Resistance Breeding with special emphasis on wheat and other cereals
Research Experience: Worked as researcher from 2001 to 2006 at Oromia Agricultural Research Institute (OARI) and Haramaya University since 2006.In Proceeding, Progress and Annual Reports:Million Fikreselassie, Habtamu Seboka, Kindie Tesfaye and Tadesse Gizaw 2012: Review on Completed Experiments of Highland Pulses Research Program. In: 28th Annual Research and Extension Review. Haramaya University. Dire Dawa, Ethiopia, pp: 62-73.2. Genene Gizu, Habtamu Seboka, Kider Nefo, Tilahun Geleto and Ashinie Bogale, 2006. Responses of Linseed to Nitrogen and Phosphorus Fertilizers in the Highlands of Bale, South-Eastern Ethiopia. Proceedings of the Twelfth Annual Conference of the Crop Science Society of Ethiopia. 117 – 125.Progress and annual reports of Agronomy and Crop Physiology Research Division of the year 2001, 2002, 2003 and 2004.
5 Getachew Liku (MSc) Academic Rank: Lecturer
Field of Specialization: Plant Biotechnology
Research interest: Molecular physiology, molecular breedingPhone Number: +251-(0) 912-415760E-mail: getachewliku@gmail.comP.O. Box: 138, Haramaya University, Dire Dawa, Ethiopia
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Million Fikreselassie Erena (MSc)

 

Academic Rank: Assistant professor
Field of Specialization: Plant Breeding
Research Interest: Genetics, Plant Breeding, Crop Physiology, Biotechnology
E-mail: million_fikresilassie@yahoo.com or                millionf@haramaya.edu.etPhone Number: +251-911-560697P.O. Box: 252, Haramaya University,Ethiopia
8 Yemane Girma (MSc) Academic Rank: Lecturer
Field Specialization: Plant Biotechnology
Research Interest: Cereals’ Stress tolerance breeding, Data mining; Bioinformatics; tissue culture protocol optimization for economically important crops. Ways to use otherwise waste materials for food and feed production.  
Email: yemaneg@haramaya.edu.et oryemaneg@gmail.com
9 Jemal Abdulahi (PhD) Academic Rank: Assistant Professor
Field of specialization: Agronomy/Soil and Plant NutritionProfession: Agronomist/ NutritionistResearch interest: Soil and Plant nutritionPhone number:  251(0)-921845678E-mail:jemalabdulahi@yahoo.comP. O. Box: 138, Dire Dawa,Haramaya University
10 Tamado Tana (PhD) Academic rank: Associate Professor
Field of specialization: Agronomy/Crop Ecology
Research interest: Agronomy, Crop Ecology and Cropping Systems, Crop Modeling, Weed Ecology and Management.
Phone Number: 251 915746411E-mail:tamado63@yahoo.comP. O. Box: 138, Dire Dawa, Ethiopia,Haramaya University
11 Abdulatif Ahmad Adam (PhD) Academic rank: Assistant Professor
Field of specialization: Agronomy/Crop Ecology
Telephone Number: +251 (0) 915754815
E-Mail:Papers/ Publications:

  • PhD. Dissertation and four PhD Graduation Papers
  • Msc. Thesis
  • Assessment of the Haramaya Natural resource past, present and future presented for the district community
  • The Haramaya natural resource rehabilitation and conservation program.
  • Assessment of the Current status of Haramaya and Tinike Lake and people’s perception

Initiator, facilitator and members of the “Integrated Lake Haramaya Watershed Development project” devising team

12 Nano Alemu (MSc.) Academic rank: Lecturer
Field of specialization: Agronomy
Research interest: Agronomy, Crop Ecology and Cropping Systems, Crop Modeling, Weed Ecology, Management and Soil nutrition.Phone number: 251 913483195E-mail:nanoalemu2001@gmail.comP. O. Box 95: ,Haramaya University ,Dire Dawa, Ethiopia
13  Ibsa Aliyi Abdula (MSc.) Academic Rank: Lecturer
Field of specialization (MSc): Plant Production Systems
Research interests: Farming systems, Parasitic weeds, Climate change mitigation, Biological NitrogenFixation, BiodiversityE-mail: aliyi.ibsa@yahoo.com or Ebsa.aliyi@haramaya.edu.etPhone: +251 (0) 911058586 (mobile)P. O. Box: 135, Haramaya University, Dire Dawa, Ethiopia
14  Degefa Gebissa (BSc.) Academic Rank: Assistant Lecturer
Field of Specialization: Plant Sciences
Research Interest: Agronomic Research ProgramsPhone Number: +251 (0) 913227148E-mail: degefagebissa@gmail.com
15 Mekuanet Belay (BSc.) Academic Rank: Graduate Assistant – II
Field of Specialization: Plant Sciences
Research interest: Agronomy
Phone number: +251 (0) 92043 0684 E-mail: belaym2012@gmail.com or mekuannetb@yahoo.com
16 Awol Seid (MSc.) Academic Rank: Lecturer
Field of Specialization:Crop Production and Protection
Publication and Research Activity : (2014). Joint modeling of longitudinal CD4 cell counts and time-to-default from HAART treatment: a comparison of separate and joint models. Electronic Journal of Applied Statistical Analysis (EJASA), 07(02), 292-314. DOI: 10.1285/i20705948v7n2p292. URL :http://siba-ese.unisalento.it/index.php/ejasa/article/view/13473
Professional Associations Membership:
Ethiopian Statistical Association (January 2008 – Present)

 

Full Name Academic Rank Specialization Educational Level
Abduletif Ahmed Assistant Prof. Agronomy PhD
Abdurezak Yusuf Assistant Prof. Virology PhD
Abiyou Debasso Tech. Assistant Plant Science Diploma
Abrahim H/Mariam Tech. Assistant Plant Science Diploma
Ahmed Molla** Assistant Lecturer Crop Prodn. & Protecn BSc
Alemnesh Bekele Graduate Assist.I Plant Science BSc
Amare Ayalew Associate Prof. Plant Pathology PhD
Amare Kebede Lecturer Seed Science & Tech. MSc
Amsaye Amare Tech. Assistant Plant Sci. Diploma
Anteneh Bekele Graduate Assist.I Horticulture BSc
Ashenafi Kassaye Lecturer Insect Science Msc
Atlabachew Mekonnen Lecturer Agronomy MSc
Awol Seid* Lecturer Crop Prodn. & Protecn MSc
Bekele Gelana Graduate Assist.I Plant Science BSc
Bekele Kebede Tech. Assistant Plant Science Diploma
Bulti Mergia Graduate Assist.II Plant Science BSc
Bulti Tesso* Lecturer Plant Breeding MSc
Chemeda Fininsa Professor Plant Pathology PhD
Daniel Wondimu Graduate Assist.II Plant Sci. BSc
Degefa Gebissa Tech. Assistant Plant Sci. Diploma
Eshetu Yilma Lecturer Crop Prodn. & Protecn MSc
Feysal Bushira* Lecturer Horticulture MSc
Fikreyohannes Gedamu Assist. Prof. Horticulture PhD
Firew G/Mariam Tech. Assistant Plant Science BSc
Frew Mekebib Assist. Prof. Molecular Plant Breeding PhD
Gemechu Keneni Associate Prof. Plant Breeding PhD
Getachew Liku Graduate Assit. Crop Prodn. & Protecn BSc
Grmay Hailu** Graduate Assit. Plant Sciences BSc
Habtamu Bekele Lecturer Horticulture (Plant Nutrition) MSc
Habtamu Soboka Lecturer Plant Breeding MSc
Habtamu Zeleke Associate Prof. Plant Breeding PhD
Haimano Bizuneh Tech. Assistant Biology Diploma
Ibsa Aliy Abdula Graduate Assistant Plant Sci. BSc
Jemal Abdulahi Assist. Prof. Agronomy PhD
Juhar Abas Lecturer Microbiology MSc
Kaba Girma Tech. Assistant Plant Sci. Diploma
Kebede W/Tsadik Associate Prof. Horticulture PhD
Ketema Belete Associate Prof. Agronomy (Plant Breeding) PhD
Lema Degebassa Lecturer Crop protection MSc.
Mashilla Dejene Assistant Prof. Plant Pathology PhD
Melese Mengistu Lecturer Plant Taxonomy MSc
Mesfin Wondafrash* Lecturer Insect Sciences MSc
Million F/Silassie Lecturer Plant Breeding MSc
Mulatu Wakgari* Lecturer Entomology MSc
Mulatua Hailu* Lecturer Horticulture MSc
Mulu Fetahi Lecturer Plant Pathology Msc
Muluken Goftishu Lecturer Agri. Entomology MSc
Mussie Kibreab** Graduate Assit. Crop Production BSc
Nano Alemu Graduate Assit. Crop Production & Protection BSc
Negassa Feyissa Tech. Assistant Plant Sci. Diploma
Nidussie Dechassa Associate. Prof. Horticulture (Plant Nutrition) PhD
Selteneh Abadi Lecturer Plant Breeding
Seyoum Mengistu Tech. Assistant Plant Sci. Diploma
Sheger Dawud Tech. Assistant Plant Sci. Diploma
Simret Burga Lecturer Horticulture MSc
Tamirat G//Yohannes*** Tech. Assistant Plant Sci. Diploma
Tekalign Tsegaw Associate. Prof. Horticulture PhD
Temam Hussien Professor Plant Pathology PhD
Tewodros Bezu Lecturer Horticulture MSc
Tigist Tadesse* Lecturer Horticulture MSc
Wassu Mohammed Assist. Prof. Plant Genetics/Biotechnology PhD
Yabibal Chane Tech. Assistant Plant Sci. Diploma
Yemane Girma Lecturer Biotechnology MSc
Yibekal Alemayehu Assist. Prof. Plant Physiology PhD
Yonas Moges Lecturer Plant Biotechnology MSc
Zewdu Abekulu Technical Assit. Plant Protection BSc