Curriculum vitae


I. Personal Data:

Name:             Alan Ahmed Mahmood




II. Education & Qualification:

2012-2013:      MSc in Biochemical Engineering / School of Chemical Engineering / College of Engineering and Physical Sciences - University of Birmingham

2006-2010:      BSc (Hons) in Biology / College of Science - University of Sulaymaniyah.

2002-2004:      Technical Diploma in Clinical Pathology / Technical Institute of Sulaymaniyah.



III. Personal Experiences:

Teacher at the University:


- Teaching practical parasitology to 2nd stage students

- Evaluating the students by quizzes and classic examinations

Teacher at Secondary and High Schools:


- Interactive teaching of Biology basics (Instruction in English).

- Laboratory experiments.

- Evaluating pupils’ level of understanding through given tasks in addition to examinations.

- Preparing projects for scientific competitions.

Biologist / Lab. Assistant at hospital:


- Setting up laboratory equipments

- Calibration of laboratory instruments

- Statistics and data analysis

- Preparation of reagents.

- Sample collection.

- Performing in various laboratory departments



IV. Summary of Work Experience & Employment:

2014- 2015:                             Teacher at Sulaimani Polytechnic University

2005-2011 & 2014-2015:        Biologist at the General Sulaimani Hospital (A&E)

2010-2011 & 2014- 2015:       Teacher at Private College

V. Languages:

Kurdish:           Native

Arabic:             Good

English:            Advanced

Turkish:           Fluent



VI. Certificates:

2015:               Teaching Methods Training Courses / Faculty of Physical and Basic Education University of Sulaymaniyah

2011-2012:      English for Academic Purposes (EAP 42-week Presessional course) / English for International Students Unit (EISU) / University of Birmingham