Dr. Hamad A. Al-Batshan
v Personal Data:
Name: Hamad A. Al-Batshan.
Date of Birth: 15/06/1383 HD – 13/11/1963 AD
Social Status: Married and have one son and two daughters.
Address: King Saud University – College of Food and Agricultural Science – Animal Production department (P.O. Box: 2460 Riyadh 11451 – Tel: 4678475/ 4678488 – Fax: 4678474)
E-Mail: email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org
v Educational Qualification:
Ø Doctorate of Philosophy (Ph.D):
Department of Poultry Science - North Carolina State University – Raleigh – North Carolina – USA
Date of degree: (03/12/1414 HD – 14/05/1994 AD)
Ø Master degree (MS):
Department Animal Science - Iowa State University– Iowa- Ames – USA.
Date of degree: (13/01/1411 HD – 04/08/1990 AD)
Major: Poultry Science – Poultry Nutrition
Ø Bachelor degree (BS):
Department of Animal Production- College of Agriculture - King Saud University - Riyadh- Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
Date of degree: (16/09/1406 HD –14/05/1996 AD).
Major: Animal Production.
v Employment History:
Ø Associate Professor: Department of Animal Production – College of food and Agricultural Science - King Saud University – (08/04/1424 HD 2004 AD) update).
Ø Assistant Professor: Animal Production department - College of food and Agricultural Science - King Saud University – (22/11/1414 AD –07/04/1424 HA update).
Ø Teaching Assistant: College of Agriculture – Animal Production department- King Saud University, during (05/01/1407 to 22/11/1414 HD)
v Administration Position:
Ø Head of the Department of Animal Production - College of foods and Agricultural Science - King Saud University (02/01/1423 - 1426 HD).
Ø General Manager of Arasco Foods, SBU of Arabian Agriculture Company (Arasco) (2005 to date)
v Committee And Council Memberships:
Ø Council Member of College of Food and Agricultural Science - King Saud University (from 1422 to 1426 HD).
Ø Head of Department of Animal Production Council, College of Food and Agricultural Science - King Saud University, college council member in (1423/1426 HD).
Ø Council Member of The Agriculture Research Centre. College of Food and Agricultural Science - King Saud University ( 1420 to 1426 HD)
Ø Member of the Administration Council of the Research Station. College of Food and Agricultural Science - King Saud University, (1416 – 1417 HD).
Ø Council Member of the Bio diversity Program. King Saud University. (1421 to 1425 HD).
Ø Committee Member of the Graduate Program. Department of Animal Production, College of Food and Agricultural Science - King Saud University (1416 HD) up to date.
Ø Committee Member of the Graduate Program. College of Food and Agricultural Science. King Saud University (1422 - 1424 HD).
Ø Member of the Ccommittee of computer network. Department of Animal Production. (1415 to date HD).
Ø Committee Member of the first and second scientific agricultural symposium (1421 – 1425 HD).
Ø Committee member for development of the web site of the College Food and Agricultural Science. King Saud University (1420 HD).
Ø Major supervisor for three master degree students in poultry nutrition. Department of Animal Production. College of Food and Agricultural Science. King Saud University.
Ø Member of the Riyadh Chamber of Commerce (1418 to date)
v Scientific Membership:
Ø Member of the American Poultry Science Society.
Ø Member of the Saudi Agricultural Science Society.
Ø Member of the Saudi Nutritional Society.
Ø Member of Asian Australasian Society.
v Honor Membership:
Ø Member of Phi Kapa Phi.
v Personal Skill:
Ø Fluent in Arabic and English Languages.
Ø Computers and Software all Microsoft programs, Statistical Analysis System (SAS), Computer networking.
Ø Feed program and programming for feed formulating in least cost.
Ø Programs for Poultry farms Management.
Ø Expert in Feed Mills, Processing Plants, Hatcheries and Poultry housing.
Ø Ministry of Agriculture, Minister Office (1425 up to date)
Ø Chairman of feed strategy in Saudi Arabia (1425 to 1427)
Ø Hail Agricultural Development Company (HADCO) (February 2002 up to February 2003 AD).
Ø Technical consultations for poultry producer in Riyadh region.
Ø Technical consultations in broiler nutrition and production, breeders, hens’ laying eggs production for many national companies.
Ø Technical consultations in Ostrich nutrition and production.
Ø Technical consultations for many specialized agricultural companies in feed manufacturing.
Ø Collaborated consultations for many international companies (Degussa, Novus, Contagrain and CelticSea).
Ø Review and study standard specifications for specifications and measurements authority.
Ø Member of the centrism committee, which established due to the decision of ministries council (No. 55, date: 19/04/1471HD) for medication, insecticides and pestsides residues, hormones and chemical pollutants and hormones in foods and feeds.
v Research Activities:
Ø Current research and concerns:
· Nutritional requirements (Protein, Amino Acids, Energy) and phase feeding.
· Heat stress (evaluation commercial breeds’, nutritional requirements and their interaction under heat stress).
· Feeds additives.
· Evaluation of feed stuff.
· Studies in poultry production environments and building construction.
· Studies in poultry production systems in The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
· Broilers, Breeders, Layers.