GERGES, MAKRAM AMIN was born on April 1, 1942 in Korn Hamada-Beheira, Egypt.
Alexandria University, Egypt, 1958-1963, Bachelor of Science Physics & Mathematics. Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1965-1966, Master of Science Oceanography. Moscow State University, 1969-1973, Doctor of Philosophy, Oceanography.
Spoken languages: Arabic, English, French, Russ.
Senior Program Officer, Oceans & Coastal Areas Program Activities Center, United Nations Environment Programme since 1986. Consultant, International Oceanographic Commission, United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization, Paris, 1983-1986. Expert/Project(s) Manager, Division of Marine Sciences, United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization.
Member International Association for the Physical Sciences of the Ocean. International Union of Geodesy and Geophysics. International Commission for the Scientific Exploration of the Mediterranean Sea.
Research in physical oceanography (water circulation, modelling, marine pollution). Marine environmental protection, climate change, environmental impact assessment, coastal zone management.
Spouse Margaret Michel Rizkalla, National of Egypt.