Doctor of Philosophy in Agriculture, Forestry, University Helsinki, 1997.
Assistant researcher Forestry Research Center, Khartoum, Sudan, 1979—1986. Researcher Agricultural Research Corporation, 1986—1992. Senior researcher and lecturer University Helsinki, since 2002.
Member and consultant Sudanese Environmental Society, Khartoum, since 1997. Member, community based organization Yo'Throun, Merowe, since 2005. Trust member Desert Greening Foundation, Khartoum, since 2005.
Member Opettajan Liitto, Helsinki, 2002—2007. Fellow: Teachers and Researchers.
Married Ekhlas Osman Seid Ahmed, September 27, 1985. Children: Wisam Mohamed, Wiam Mohamed, Basam Mohamed, Huiam Mohamed.