Dr. Nada Babiker Hamza holds a Ph.d degree in Population Molecular Genetics, from the University of Natural Resources and Applied Life Sciences, BOKU, Vienna, Austria. She is an assistant research professor at the Commission for Biotechnology & Genetic Engineering. She teaches plant Biotechnology (Both M.Sc.& B.Sc .courses) at the Sudan University of Science & Technology, and has been a visiting researcher at University of Bergen (Norway), University of Brussels (Belgium).
Dr. Hamza is currently the head of Molecular Biology Department, Commission for Biotechnology & Genetic Engineering, NCR. She had organized several national and international activities and trainings in the application of molecular markers. Her primary research interests are focused on Molecular Genetics, Biodiversity & Molecular Ecology, and Conservation Genetics. She is supervising several B.Sc, M.Sc research projects, and co-supervising Ph.d. Students from several universities in Sudan.