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George Ragheb Gobran

George Ragheb Gobran, Egyptian soil chemist, biogeochemist. Grantee Commission of European Union, 1982, geochemistry department Cold Regions Research and Engineering Laboratory, United States Army Corps of Engineers, 1997. Member International Soil Science Society, Soil Science Society of America (award 1994), Swedish Society Soil Science.

Background

  • Gobran, George Ragheb was born on February 21, 1947 in Tanta, Egypt. Arrived in Sweden, 1985. Son of Ragheb Gobran and Madeleine Kolta.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Alexandria (Egypt) University, 1969. Master of Science, Alexandria (Egypt) University, 1975. Doctor of Philosophy, Catholic University, Louvrain-La-Neuve, Belgium, 1980.

    Career

    • Research assistant Agricultural Research Center, Alexandria, 1970-1975, Catholic University, 1976-1981. Research associate Texas Agricultural and Mechanical University, El Paso, 1982-1984. From associate professor to professor Swedish University Agricultural Sciences, Uppsala, since 1985.

      Consultant Ministry of Environment, Luxembourg, 1984, International Foundation for Science, Stockholm, 1996. External examiner for Doctor of Philosophy students Catholic University, 1994-1998.

    Membership

    Member International Soil Science Society, Soil Science Society of America (award 1994), Swedish Society Soil Science.

    Personality

    Interests

    Swimming, ping pong/table tennis, travel, classical music.

    Connections

    • Married Sylvie S. Arendt, August 11, 1978. Children: Sonya, Carolyn, Alexandra.
    • father: Ragheb Gobran
    • mother: Madeleine Kolta
    • spouse: Sylvie S. Arendt
    • children: Sonya Gobran
    • Carolyn Gobran
    • Alexandra Gobran
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    Born February 21, 1947
    (age 70)
    Nationality
    Ethnicity:
    • 1969
      Alexandria (Egypt) University
    • 1975
      Alexandria (Egypt) University
    • 1980
      Catholic University
    • 1970 - 1975
      Research assistant, Agricultural Research Center
      Alexandria, Al Iskandariyah, Egypt
    • 1976 - 1981
      Research assistant, Agricultural Research Center
    • 1982 - 1984
      research associate, Texas Agricultural and Mechanical University
      El Paso, Texas, United States
    • 1985
      from associate, professor to professor Swedish University Agricultural Sciences
      Uppsala, Uppsala Lan, Sweden