Dr. Ahmed H. El-Naggar is Soil Management Scientist within Sustainable Natural Resources Management Section at ICBA. Before joining ICBA in October 2018, he had worked as an associate professor of soil sciences at Ain Shams University, Egypt, and at the Soils Department at King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, where he had held the position of Assistant Professor of Environmental Soil Chemistry for eight years.
During his career, Dr. Ahmed El-Naggar has led or been involved in many research projects to enhance the recycling and management of different types of waste. This includes nutrient management of natural resources and their optimum use in agriculture. His research focuses on biomass of organic origin as a potential sustainable source for nutrients in agricultural systems and improving soil and water as valuable natural resources.
He holds a Ph.D. in Soil Sciences and Environmental Management from the Faculty of Life Sciences, University of Copenhagen, Denmark. He has published more than 20 research publications in peer-reviewed journals, book chapters and conference proceedings.