Ghada Bassioni

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Ghada Bassioni
Chemistry Division

Engineering Physics and Mathematics Department

Faculty of Engineering
Ain Shams University, Cairo, Egypt


Brief biography

Ghada Bassioni , Dr. rer. nat. 2004, Technische Universität München TUM, Munich, Germany, is Professor and the Head of the Chemistry Division at the Faculty of Engineering, Ain Shams University, Cairo, Egypt. She is an elected member of the executive bureau of the International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry IUPAC, and a member of the Egyptian National Committee of Pure and Applied Chemistry, Egyptian Academy of Scientific Research and Technology. She was also appointed as the Egypt-Germany, Egypt-Italy and Egypt-Japan coordinator, Science and Technology Development Fund (STDF), Egyptian Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research from 2013-2021 and has been a member of the Global Young Academy from 2013-2018. She has been recognized with several national, regional and international awards. She is a Fulbright, Next Einstein Forum, African Science Leadership Program and “Lindau.Alpbach.Berlin.” fellow since 2016. She has organized a significant number of scientific and gender-related workshops and conferences and co-lead the Women in Science working group of the Global Young Academy for several years.