Alaa Hamdon

Last name

Alaa is a university lecturer in structural geology and remote sensing, working at a remote sensing center at Mosul university in Iraq. His expertise lies in structural geology, remote sensing, GIS, disaster management, urban planning, cultural heritage and seismic activity. He was previously a research fellow at the University of Aberdeen.

Alaa is a member of the ICORP/ICOMOS organisation for cultural heritage protection of disaster risk. In addition to several publications in his field, he has participated in many international conferences and workshops, as well as many international professional training sessions.

Areas of Interest
Earth Sciences
University of Mosul
Key words
geosciences, disaster management, remote sensing, cultural heritage

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Sotiria Grek is Senior Lecturer in Social Policy at the School of Social and Political Science, University of Edinburgh. She works in the area of Europeanisation of education policy with a particular focus on transnational policy learning, knowledge and governance. She has co-authored (with Martin Lawn) ‘Europeanising education: governing a new policy space’ (2012, Symposium) and recently co-edited (with Joakim Lindgren) 'Governing by Inspection’ (2015, Routledge).

Latest News

18 March 2019
Alaa Hamdon welcomes the first consignment of new books from Book Aid International to Mosul Library...