Meet the New AGYA Members 2022

Young, Outstanding, Pioneering

AGYA welcomes 11 excellent new Arab and German members from diverse disciplines into its community. The early-career researchers were selected in a highly competitive selection process. In the framework of the AGYA Annual Conference Autumn 2022, the Academy festively inaugurated researchers affiliated with institutions and universities in Algeria, Germany, Iraq, Mauritania, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Sudan, and UAE.

For the first time, a scientist from Mauritania was selected to become AGYA member: ‘Such a rich scientific environment is crucial for my development as a mature scientist, as it deepens my understanding of frontier research.’ explains Mohammed Vall. 

New members affiliated with research institutions in Arab countries
  • Dr. Mohammad Al-Saidi, Economics & Political Sciences, Qatar University, Qatar
  • Prof. Dr. Shimaa Eissa, Material Sciences & Bionanotechnology, Alfaisal University, Saudi Arabia
  • Dr. Hany Rashwan, Arabic & Comparative Poetics, United Arab Emirates University, UEA
  • Prof. Dr. Ahmed Siddig, Ecology & Environmental Conservation, University of Khartoum, Sudan    
  • Dr. Abdulsatar Sultan, Economics, Technology & Logistics Management, Al-Qalam University College, Iraq
  • Dr. Mohamed Vall, Physics, Université de Nouakchott, Mauritania
  • Prof. Dr. Faouzia Zeraoulia, Sociology & Political Sciences, Mohamed Seddik ben Yahia University, Algeria
New members affiliated with research institutions in Germany
  • Dr. Dörthe Engelcke, Islamic Studies, Sociology of Law & Political Science, Max Planck Institute for Comparative and International Private Law, Hamburg, Germany
  • Dr. Franziska Lissel, Chemistry &  Material Science, Leibniz-Institute for Polymer Research & Technical University Dresden, Germany
  • Dr. Linda Ammann, African Linguistics, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Germany
  • Dr. Kristin Kliemt, Physics, Goethe-University Frankfurt, Germany