curriculum vitae 

Personal Data

Name

:

Khodran Hamdan Al-Zahrani

Position

:

Deputy Dean of Scientific Deanship 

and

Professor of Agricultural Extension and Rural Sociology

Address

:

Department of Agricultural Extension and Rural Sociology       
College of Food & Agricultural Sciences    King Saud University,                                 P.O. Box:2460                                          Riyadh – 11451                                         Saudi Arabia

Email

:

khodran@ksu.edu.sa

Telephone

:

966-1-4670166   and   4678493

Fax

:

966-1-4678415

Nationality

:

Saudi

 

Academic Credentials:

Year

Degree

University

1974

B.Sc.

College of Agricullture, King Saud University

1978

      M.Sc.       (Poultry Science)

Oregon State University, USA

1983

Ph.D.

Ohio State University, USA

 

Major: Agricultural Extension

 

Minor: Program Planning and Evaluation

  

Area of Research interests:

 *  Agricultural Extension

 *  Food Extension

 *  Water Conservation and Saving Studies

 *  Environmental Conservation Studies

 

 

Other Academic Details:

1.

33 Published Papers in Various Journals

2.

Published Books 2

3.

Conducted Three Strategic Studies – Government Sponsored Projects

4.

CIEA  Seminar  2008

Grangeneuve , SWITZERLAND

11-23 August 2008

“26th International Course on Vocational Training and Education in Agriculture”

5.

Summer School  2009 

University of Leeds, UK  

3 - 7 August 2009

6.

Conference at Italy  2011

“National Resilience in the Horn of Africa and the Arabian Peninsula”

October  17 – 21, 2011

Lake Como, Italy

7.

Workshop at UAE  2011

United Arab Emirates University (UAEU)

May 4 - 5 , 2011

During the two-day workshop, delivered a series of lectures covering issues such as “Scientific Research and Agricultural Extension” , “Planning and Execution of Extension Programs”, “Extension Programs Assessment and Agricultural Extension in GCC Nations”

8.

Conference at Germany  2012

International Journal of Arts & Sciences (IJAS)  Conference

Gottenheim, Germany

April 8 – 13 , 2012

Paper Presented:  “Ecotourism and Environmental Pollution in Al Baha Region: The Need for Environmental Extension”