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Curriculum Vitae

  Personal information

 

First name(s) / Surname (s)

Yidnekachew Merkeb Alene

 

Address(es)

Bahir Dar, Ethiopia

 

Telephone(s)

Mobile: +251 920771192

 

E-mail

ymerkeb23@gmail.com

 

Nationality

Ethiopian

 

Date of birth

27 September, 1989 G.C

 

Gender

Male

 

Work experience

 

 

Dates

Since September 2015 to present

Occupation or position held

Department Head, Department of Disaster Risk Management and Sustainable Development

Main activities and responsibilities

Serve as chairperson for department council, develop and manage the department’s development strategy, develop appropriate and relevant academic programs and manage their delivery, develop, manage and renovate the curriculum of the department.

Name and address of employer

Bahir Dar University

 

Dates

Since July 2010 to present

 

Occupation or position held

Lecturer, Department of Disaster Risk Management and Sustainable Development

Main activities and responsibilities

Teaching, research and training, advise and supervise students, teaching materials and module preparation

Name and address of employer

Bahir Dar University

 

Education

 

 

Dates

September 2012 to July 2014

 

Title of qualification awarded

Master of Public Health

 

Name and type of organisation providing education and training

Bahir Dar University(www.bdu.edu.et )

Results/CGPA

3.79/4.00 with Excellent thesis result

Dates

September 2007 to July 2010

 

Title of qualification awarded

Bachelor of Science in Disaster Risk Management and Sustainable Development

Name and type of organisation providing education and training

Bahir Dar University(www.bdu.edu.et )

Results/CGPA

3.96/4.00 with Gold Medal from the College

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International Short courses and Trainings

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Research Activity 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

International training course on Vulnerability, Risk Assessment and Mapping: 07-11 November, 2016

    Attended Course on the Application of Geographic Information System (GIS) on Disaster Risk Management: From Feb 9–16, 2011. Institute of Land Administration, Bahir DarUniversity

    Attended Course entitled on From Food Aid to Food Security: 9th August to 5th September 2011: Wagenigen University/Netherlands, Disaster Studies and Bahir Dar University, Disaster Risk Management and SustainableDevelopment/Ethiopia.

    AttendedcourseonCommunityRiskAssessment:AfocusonInformalSettlements:

9 - 8 July, 2013: Stellenbosch University , Cape Town, Disaster Mitigation for Sustainable Livelihood Programme: Telephone 27-(0)21-650 2987/2945, Fax 27-(0) 21 689 1217.

    Attended course on Disaster and Development: Reducing Risk-Protecting Livelihoods: 1– 5 July, 2013 Stellenbosch University , Cape Town, Disaster Mitigation for Sustainable Livelihood Programme: Telephone 27-(0)21-650 2987/2945, Fax 27-(0) 21 689 1217.

    Attended training on Mainstreaming Disaster Risk Reduction and Climate Change into National Development: 30 November- 04 December, 2015 African Centere for Disaster RiskManagement

    Attended training on First Aid: 22-23 June, 2017, Ethiopian Red Cross Society North WestRegion

 

Yidnekachew M. and Abrham M (2014) Investigating contribution of Food security programs on household income in Semada and Lay Gayint Woreda

  • Community Risk Assessment on Urban Areas: The case of Bahir Dar City. Bahir Dar University, Department of Disaster Risk Management and SustainableDevelopment.
  •  M.Sc. Thesis: Assessment on household solid waste management andassociated

factors in the case of Debre Markos Town

Social skillsandcompetences   I have cumulated the skill to meet and to get along with people from different cultural and socioeconomic backgrounds. I am naturally open-minded and socially proactive. I have good relation with employer, staff members, beneficiaries andothers.

Organizational skillsand 

competences                                     -Team work 

                                     -Problem solving

 Computer skills and competences  -  Competent with most basic Microsoft office Programs (MS Word, MS Excel,                                                                mS Access, MS Windows, Power point

                                                                                         - Basic GIS and Remote Sensing ( ArcGIS)

                                                                                          -SPSS,STATA

Understanding

Speaking

Writing

 

Mothertongue(s)    Amharic Other language(s) English Self-assessment

 

Listening

 

Reading

Spoken interaction

Spoken production

 

 

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 References     

Abrham Mebrat (PhD), Director for Institute of Disaster Risk Management and Food Security Studies, Bahir Dar University, Bahir Dar,Ethiopia.

Tell: - +251(0)911104685 E-mails: - abrham.mebrat@gmail.com

 Tesfahun Asmamaw (PhD), in Department of Disaster Risk Management and Sustainable Development Institute of Disaster Risk Management and Food Security                                   Studies, Bahir Dar University, Bahir Dar, Ethiopia.

Tell: - +251(0)934976251 E-mails: - tes2121@yahoo.com

 

 

HeadShot: 
Name: 
Yidnekachew Merkeb Alene
Department: 
Disaster Risk management and Sustainable Development
Rank: 
Lecturer
Contact Info: 
ymerkeb23@gmail.com