Department of Microbiology

Department of Microbiology

TheDepartmentofMicrobiologywasestablished as a part of the Department of Pathology in 1938.

In 1964, the Department of Pathology was divided into two departments: Department of Pathology; Department of Microbiology and Parasitology. In 1986 the Department of Microbiology and Parasitology was divided into two separate departments.

Recent status:

At the present the department consists of four units:

  • Bacteriology unit.
  • Virology unit.
  • Mycology unit.
  • Immunology unit.

Faculty & Staff:

3 Professors

3 Associate Professors

3 Assistant Professors

1 Lecturer

3 Teaching Assistants

Technical staff:

5 Technicians

9 Laboratory Assistants

1 Animal Keeper

1 Workman

1 Secretary

Current Head Department:

Dr Elhassan Mohammed Ali Saeed


Current funded research

  1. Contagious Caprine Pleuropneumonia in the Sudan main researcher Suliman Mohamed El Hassan
  2. Heart water main researcher Dr Elhassan Mohammed Ali Saeed
  3. Infectious abortion main researcher Mohammed Taha Abdulla Shigidi
  4. Bacterial count in frozen food and cold shock effect main researcher Sulieman Mohamed El Sanousi.

Community service:

  • Samples examination for farms owners
  • Titration of some viral vaccines
  • Advices for farms owners
  • Laboratory training for other universities students

Undergraduate teaching:

First semester

Bacteriology and Mycology


Second semester



staff members


James Alonso


Total: 2 Lesson(s)

Magyar Dora


Experience: 2 Years

Specialist: APL, DCl

Total: 0 Lesson(s)

J. Castaneda

Experience: 4 Years

Specialist: C++, C Sharp

Total: 0 Lesson(s)

John Addison

Experience: 2.5 Years

Specialist: PHP, .NET

Total: 0 Lesson(s)

Alexia Corfield

Experience: 4 Years

Specialist: Java Script, Php

Total: 0 Lesson(s)

Fedrik Edword

Experience: 5 Years

Specialist: HRM, PGDHRM

Total: 0 Lesson(s)

Smitt Vivien


Experience: 1 Years

Specialist: Finance, Marketing

Total: 0 Lesson(s)

Carmelo Russo


Experience: 2 Years

Specialist: PHP, HTML

Total: 0 Lesson(s)