GETACHEW BEZABIH ALI

Personal information:              

 

  • NamE:                                      Getachew bezabih ALI
  • Date of Birth:                       8 july 1964
  • Sex:                                        Male
  • Nationality:                           Ethiopian
  • Marital Status:                    Married
  • Language:                             Amharic and English
  • Adress:

            Mailing:                                  Bahirdar University

                                                            P.o.Box: 79

                                                            Code: 101

                                                            Bahir Dar, Ethiopia 

            Tel.offICE                              +2515822266597

            Cell phone                            +251918763421

            E-mail                                     getachewmesi@yahoo.com

Educational Back Ground

  • Elementary and Junior Secondary School: 1970---1977 (Atse Kaleb Elementary and Junior Secondary School, Neghelle Borena)
  • High School: 1978-1981(, Neghelle Borena Senior Secondary School)
  • First Degree (B.Sc.): 1981---1985
  • Post-Graduate Study(M.Sc.) :(1999/2000-2001/2003)
  • Higher Diploma program (Certificate) :( September 2004 to June 2005)

Qualification

  • B.Sc. in Biology, Asmara University, 1985
  • M.Sc. in Biology Addis Ababa University, 2002
  • Higher Diploma in Teaching, Bahir Dar University, 2004

Employment

  • Ministry of Education: (from Nov.1985-August, 2003)
  • Bahir Dar University: from Sep.2003 till now)

Work Experience

  • Teaching Biology in different high schools in Ministry of Education (Arsi Zone):1985-2003
  • Academic Vice Director at Amigna Gesgar S.S.S. (Arsi Zone):1987
  • Head of Biology Department at Bekoji S.S.S. (Arsi Zone):1989-1990,1992-1999
  • Teaching different courses at Bahir Dar University: 2003-till now
  • Staff Affair Committee at Bahir Dar University: 2005-2006.
  • Curriculum Committee at Bahir Dar University, Department of Biology (2003-2005)
  • Distance Education Coordinator of Biology Department Bahir Dar University: 2005-2006, 2008-till now.
  • Bahir Dar University Higher Diploma Program Tutor 2006 main campus.
  • Bahir Dar University Higher Diploma Program Leader, 2007-2008, 2010 main campus.
  • Bahir Dar University Higher Diploma Program Tutor, 2013-2014 for engineering campus instructors.
  • Bahir Dar University Higher Diploma Program Tutor, 2015/16 for Medical Faculty instructors.
  • Bahir Dar University Higher Diploma Program Leader, 2015/16 for Engineering Campus instructors.
  • Head of Biology Department at Bahir Dar University: 2009-2011.
  • Program Manager of College of Science: 2011/2012
  • Academic Vice Dean College of Science 2015/16 till now .

 

Courses I offered at Bahir Dar University

  • General Biology (Biol 101& 103)
  • Invertebrate Zoology (Biol 121)
  • Vertebrate Zoology (Biol 122)
  • General Parasitology (Biol 422)
  • General Entomology (Biol 421,325) repeatedly.
  • Applied Entomology (Biol 326) repeatedly.
  • Mammalian Anatomy and Physiology (Biol2034).
  • Subject Area Methods (Minor and Major)(Bioed.127) repeatedly.
  • Subject Area Methods I & II (Post Graduate Diploma Training) (PGDT421 & PGDT432) repeatedly.
  • How to Teach Biology (for post graduate students MED Program).

Experiences in Module Preparation

 

  • Subject Area Methods (Module I & Module II) for regular undergraduate students at BDU.
  • General Entomology ((Module II) for regular undergraduate students at BDU.
  • General Entomology ((Module I Revision and Editing) for distance program students at BDU.
  • Applied Entomology ((Module I) for summer & distance program students at BDU.
  • Biology Subject Area Methodology I (Module I) for Postgraduate Diploma students Ministry of Education.
  • Laboratory Manual (Grade 9 & 10) for Outreach Program students at BDU.
  • General Entomology Laboratory Manual for regular undergraduate students at BDU.
  • Animal Behaviour ((Module I) for summer & distance program students at BDU.
  • Biology Subject Area Methodology ICT based lab manual for Postgraduate Diploma students BDU supported by UNICEF.

Membership

  • Biological Society of Ethiopia.
  • Anti-Aids Club, Nature Club, Natural Science Club at Bekoji S. S. School.

Additional Skills

  • Basic computer and soft Ware application skills
  • SPSS Software Application

Reasearch Experience

  • Prevalence of Storage Pests and their Damage in Food Security Warehouses of Ethiopia and Neighboring Farmers stores.

Academic References

  • Dr Endalkachew Nibret,Bahir Dar University, Bahir Dar, Ethiopia, P.O. Box, 79.
  • Mrs Sue Edwards Institute of Sustainable Development, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.
  • Dr Melaku Wale, Department of Biology, Bahir Dar University, Bahir Dar, Ethiopia, P.O.Box, 79.
  • Dr Eyayu Molla Department of Biology, Bahir Dar University, Bahir Dar, Ethiopia, P.O.Box.79.