Dr.Abdullah Saif Al-Ghafri Professor of the UNESCO Chair on Aflaj Studies-Archaeohydrology Biological Sciences and Chemistry-Biology Section UNESCO Chair on Aflaj Studies – Archaeohydrology
Office Location: كرسي اليونسكو لدراسات الأفلاج في مبنى البحث العلمي 25
Time at UoN: Since 2009
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Chair holder of the UNESCO Chair of Aflaj Studies-Archaeohydrology Received Ph.D. in Environmental Resources (water Management) from the university of Hokkaido in 2004, M.Sc in Agricultural Water Management from the university of Hokkaido in 2001 and B.Sc in agricultural Mechanization from university of Sultan Qaboos in 1991. His research interests are Aflaj systems, agricultural water Management and traditional technologies.
Aflaj of Oman, BIOL104, 2008 until now
Man and The Environment, BIOL351, Spring 2011 until now
Membership in Professional Bodies
2014-Present: Chairman of the Oman National Team for UNESCO Memory of the World Program
2008-Present: Member of the editorial board of the Journal of Omani Studies
2004-2013: Co-established and member of the main board and editorial board of the Omani Encyclopedia