Dr. Abdulaziz N. Alagaili
Date of Birth: March 31, 1976
Field of Research: Mammalogy
Office 2B 134 Zoology Department.
Zoology Department, College of Sciences, King Saud University
P.O. Box 2455
High School: Prince Abdullah High School, Dammam, Saudi Arabia (graduated 1994).
B.S. in Zoology from the College of Sciences, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia (graduated 1998).
Master’s degree (M. Sc): Department of Biological Sciences, University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, Arkansas, USA (December 2003).
PhD: Department of Biological Sciences, University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, Arkansas, USA (November 2007)
1998-2000 Teaching Assistant, Zoology Dept., College of Sciences, King Saud
University , Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.
May 2008-now Assistant Professor, Zoology Department, College of Sciences, King
Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.
Mammology (species richness, distribution, conservation, population dynamics, etc.)
Parasitology “within mammals”.
Geographical Information System (GIS).
Teaching Experience (2008 - Present)
Zool-101 General Zoology
Zool-363 Terrestrial Ecology
Zool-454 Field research
Zool-480 Wildlife Conservation
Zool 499 Research in Zoology (graduation project)
Teaching Experience (1998 – 2000)
Zool-101 General Zoology (lab teaching)
Zool-326 Mammology (lab teaching)
Zool-454 Field course
August 1999 teaching assistant: four weeks of a summer field course (Zool-454) in Abha city, western Saudi Arabia. King Saud University, Riyadh.
Summer 2000-2001 assisted a graduate student at the University of Arkansas and the U.S. Forest Service in conducting a survey of the distribution and abundance of bat taxa there netted over forest ponds (tow summer seasons).
Summer 2002 conducted the field work for my master’s thesis on bats evaluating the usefulness of the removal method in a robust design for estimating abundance of bats in Arkansas.
February 2005 joined Arkansas Game and Fish Commission to collect data for their annual deer season summary in Columbus, Arkansas.
May 05- August 06 conducted the field work for my PhD on bats from Unizah region, Saudi Arabia.
* 8th Annual Meeting of the Southeastern Bat Diversity Network, Starkville, MS. 2003.
* 13th Annual Meeting Colloquium on Conservation of Mammals in the Southeastern United States, Starkville, MS. 2003.
* 33rd Annual North American Symposium on Bat Research, Lincoln, Nebraska. 2003.
* 87th Meeting of the American Society of Mammalogists, Albuquerque, New Mexico, June 6-10, 2007.
4 papers submitted for publications.