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researcher , science educator

Abiy Yenesew, Ethiopian science educator, researcher. Achievements include development of several biologically active compounds. Research grant, African Institute Capacity Development, Japan, 2003-2006, Deutsche Forschungs Gemeinchaft/Bundesministerium Wirtschaftliche Zusammenarbeit and Entwicklung, Germany, 2000-2006. Master: NAPRECA (program officer 2004-2006).

Background

Yenesew, Abiy was born on November 17, 1963 in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. Son of Yenesew Tegegne and Senait Kebede.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Addis Ababa University, 1980—1984. Master of Science, University Nairobi, Kenya, 1988—1991. Doctor of Philosophy, University Nairobi, Kenya, 1994—1997.

Career

Senior lecturer University Nairobi, 2002—2006, associate professor, since 2006. Program officer Natural Products Research Network Eastern and Central Africa, Nairobi, 2004—2006.

Achievements

  • Achievements include development of several biologically active compounds.

Membership

Master: NAPRECA (program officer 2004-2006).

Connections

Married Aster Gessesse Bekele, May 8, 1998. 1 child Bemnet Abiy.

father:
Yenesew Tegegne

mother:
Senait Kebede

spouse:
Aster Gessesse Bekele

child:
Bemnet Abiy Yenesew