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Name                 Sehand Kamaluldeen Arif (Assistant Professor)

Date of Birth    26 September 1974

Nationality       Iraqi

Gender             Male

Languages        Kurdish, Arabic and English.

Marital status    Married

Home address   (St.416; Dist.6; House No.2) Rizgari- Sulaymaniyah -Iraq

Work Address:  Faculty of Science and Science Education at University of Sulaimani in Kurdistan Region,

E-Mail            Sahandphd@yahoo.com  / Sehand.arif@univsul.edu.iq

Mob. No.         00 964 770 220 6600

 

EDUCATION:

 1996    B.Sc., Biology Department, College of Science, Al-Mustansriah Universi

 1999   M.Sc., (Zoology) College of Science, Al-Mustansriah University

Ph.D., Medical Microbiology, College of Medicine, Al-Mustansriah University 2006

EMPLOYMENT

 Lecturer of Medical Microbiology in biology Department, College of Science, Sulaimani University

 

TEACHING EXPERIENCE:

2000       General biology laboratory, 1st class, Biology Department, College of Science, Sulaimani University

2001        Parasitology laboratory, 2nd  class, Biology Department, College of Science,   Sulaimani University

2002          Invertebrate laboratory, 2nd class, Biology Department, College of Science, Sulaimani University.

2003              Immunology laboratory,3rd class, Biology Department, College of Science, Sulaimani   University

2006-10    General biology, 1st class, College of Pharmacy, Sulaimani University.

2008-14   General Microbiology, 2nd class, Biology Department, College of Science, Sulaimani     University.

2006-15  Medical Microbiology, 4th class, Biology Department, College of Science, Sulaimani University.

2007-14    Advanced Medical Microbiology (MSc. and  Diploma - Microbiology) student, Biology Department, College of Science, Sulaimani University

2007-13  Advanced Bacteriology (diploma- Molecular Microbiology), College of Veterinary Medicine

2008        Advanced Immunology (Diploma - Microbiology), Biology Department, College of Science, Sulaimani University

2008        Advanced Virology (Diploma - Microbiology), Biology Department, College of Science, Sulaimani University

2010       Advanced Antibiotics  (MSc - Microbiology), Biology Department, College of Science, Sulaimani University

2014      Advanced molecular diagnosis of infectious disease ( M.Sc-Microbiology).


RESEARCH EXPERIENCE 

1-Biofilm, formation, detection and inhibition,

2-Molecular diagnosis of infectious diseases (TB, HBC,HBV,...)

3-Pulsed Field Gel  Electrophoresis.

Supervision (2009-2015):-

PhD-Medical Microbiology (approved proposal)

1- GENETIC VARIATION IN CLINICAL AND ENVIRONMENTAL ISOLATES OF                V. CHOLERA ISOLATED DURING THE PAST OUTBREAKS IN KURDISTAN REGION OF IRAQ

MSc-Medical Microbiology:-

1-THE INCIDENCE OF DIARRHEAGENIC E. COLI AMONG CHILDREN IN KALAR DISTRICTS.

2-GENOTYPE ANALYSIS OF MULTIDRUG RESISTANCE S TYPHI ISOLATED FROM KURDISTAN REGION OF IRAQ.

3-COMPARISON OF PCR WITH THE ROUTINE PROCEDURE FOR DIAGNOSIS OF            M. TUBERCULOSIS (INCLUDING MDR-TB) IN SULAIMANIA GOVERNORATE.

4-EVALUATION OF DIFFERENT MOLECULAR TECHNIQUES USED IN THE DIAGNOSIS OF M. TUBERCULOSIS

5- DETERMINATION OF HEPATITIS C VIRUS GENOTYPES BY DIFFERENT MOLECULAR TECHNIQUES AMONG HCV POSITIVE PATIENTS IN SULAIMANIA PROVINCE. (UNDER SUPERVISION).

Diploma-Microbiology:-

1-RAPID DIAGNOSIS OF HUMAN BRUCELLOSIS BY PCR ASSAY IN SULAIMANI CITY.

2-DETECTION OF DIARRHEAGENIC E. COLI BY MULTIPLEX POLYMERASE CHAIN REACTION.

 3-MUTATION IN THE RPOB GENE OF RIFAMPIN RESISTANT MYCOBACTERIUM TUBERCULOSIS ISOLATED IN SULAIMANIA, IRAQ.

4-THE INCIDENCE OF INFECTION IN NEONATAL INTENSIVE CARE UNITS OF SULAYMANIYAH PEDIATRIC TEACHING HOSPITAL.

 5-PREVALENCE OF MULTI DRUG RESISTANCE S. TYPHI IN PEDIATRIC AND GENERAL TEACHING HOSPITAL IN SULAIMANI CITY.

6- POLYMERASE CHAIN REACTION METHOD FOR DETECTION OF TOXIGENIC VIBRIO CHOLERAE. .


PARTICIPATION IN CONFERENCES AND PUBLICATIONS

2008    5th Congress of Scientific Research Outlook in the Arab World: Scientific Innovation and Sustained Development during 26 - 30 October, 2008. Fez – Morocco. Organized by Arab Science & Technology Foundation (ASTF), Sharjah – UAE and the Moroccan National Ministry of Higher Education

2009   34th FEBS (European Federations of Biochemical Societies) Congress, Prague – Czech     Republic

2009     First European Congress on Microbial Biofilms – Rome, Italy September 2 – 5, 2009

 2015    40TH FEBS CONGRESS. The Biochemical Basis of Life. July 4–9, 2015 • Berlin, Germany

Dr. Sehand kamaluldeen Arif

Faculty of Science and Science Education at University of Sulaimani in Kurdistan Region.

Publications: 
Mobile: (+964) - 0702206600
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I teach several topics at my faculty, i.e.
1. Medical Bacteriology
2. General Microbiology
3. Molecular Diagnosis of Infectious Diseases
4. Antibiotics


My research interests focus on;
1. Molecular Diagnosis Of infectious diseases
2. TB
3- Viral Hepatitis
4. Cholera