Name: Eman El-Wazzan

Country: Egypt

Affiliation:

National Institute of Oceanography and Fisheries

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Address:

Marine Invertebrates Laboratory, Aquaculture Division,
National Institute of Oceanography and Fisheries,
Qaiyet-Bay, El-Anfoushi,
Alexandria, 21556, Egypt.

Research Interests:

Oceanography, Biological Sciences

Biography:

Professional Memberships:

  • 2007 - Present World Aquaculture Society (WAS)
  • 2007 - Present World Aquaculture Society US Chapter.
  • 2008 - Present National Shellfisheries Association (NSA).
  • 2004 - Present Sigma Psi chapter, Beta Beta Beta Biological honor Society.
  • 1989 - Present Egyptian Syndicate of Scientific Professions.

Honors, Awards and Grants: 

  • 2010: El-Wazzan and Scarpa. Biomarker Assisted Selection for Disease-Resistance in Clams for Establishing Egyptian and Improving American Bivalve Aquaculture, a two years project 6 
  • (2010 – 2012) funded by the US-Egypt Joint Program (Science and Technology Development Fund). $200 K. 
  • 2010: International Centre for Advanced Mediterranean Agronomic Studies (CIHEAM) Scholarship, Circular Course Bivalve Shellfish Safety Management, Santiago, Spain. 
  • 2008: Spring 2008, GSA Travel Award (best abstract), Graduate Students Association, Florida Institute of Technology, Melbourne, FL. 
  • 2008: NSA Travel Award for high quality abstract, National Shellfisheries Association "The 100th Annual NSA Meeting" 
  • 2007 – 2008: GSA Teaching Assistantship, Graduate Students Association, Florida Institute of Technology. 
  • 2003: Harbor Branch Oceanographic Institution Summer Internship. 
  • 2000: Egyptian Governmental Doctoral Fellowship (5 years) in the amount of 103,000 $US. 
  • 2000: First Distinguished Graduate Student Achievement Award by the Egyptian Syndicate of Scientific Professions. 
  • 1992: International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) short-course fellowship, Monaco, France. 
  • 1989: First Distinguished Undergraduate student Achievement Award by the Egyptian Syndicate of Scientific Professions. 
  • 1989: First Distinguished Achievement Outstanding Student Award by Alexandria University.