Zelalem Kassa

     Personal Information

Name: Zelalem Kassa Siyum

Academic Rank: Lecturer

Phone: +251914603715

Email: dibiyana2015@gmail.com

Address: Injibara, Ethiopia  

Work Experience
Main activities and responsibilities
Type of sector
Head of Plant Science Department College of Agriculture Food and climate science, Injibara University, Ethiopia
From December1,2014-to Present
Teaching, research, and community services
Injibara University, Injibara, Ethiopia
Main activities and responsibilities Employer
Type of sector
Facilitating and supporting the teaching-learning process, research projects, fostering community engagement, Monitoring and evaluation of projects, and promoting the application of outcomes Injibara University, Ethiopia Crop production expert in Ziquala Agricultural Office for 10 Years
Since,  July,2008
Deliver training and covering various activities to farmers and Kebele DAs, and related.  Also engaged in community-oriented crop production
works Ziquala Woreda Agricultural Office, Ethiopia
Leadership Experience
Date Main activities and responsibilities  
Head of Agricultural office at two districts(Ziquala and Sehala Seyemet)
From 2000-2007 E.C.      
Education and Trainings
Title of qualification Dates
Name of Organization provided education
on Research Ethics, Publication
December 2022
Injibara University  
Title of qualification Dates Name of Organization provided education Certificate
on research Grant Project writing
November 2022
Injibara University, Ethiopia.
Title of qualification Title of qualification Dates Organization provided education Master thesis topic Master of Science Degree in Agronomy
September 1, 2008- June 2010 E.C.  
Debrebrhan University, Ethiopia Responses of Lentile (Lenus culinaris Medic L.)To inorganic fertilizers and Rhizobium inoculation in Siya Debre and Yayu District
Debrebrhan, Ethiopia
Title of qualification Dates  Name of Organization provided education Bachelor of Science degree in Plant Science
January 2006 to June 2008
Wollo University, Ethiopia.
Personal skills and competences
Mother tongue:Amharic  Other Languages: English, Himitagna(Himra- Agewugna) Technical skills and competencies Speaking             Listening          Writing        Reading          Amharic  Excellent             Excellent         Excellent      Excellent          Excellent Good skill and ability to work with all versions of Microsoft Office Applications (word, excel, PowerPoint, outlook ) Moderate knowledge and ability to work with statistical packages for social science studies (SPSS), Gen stat-software, and Statistical Analysis Systems (SAS). Very Good knowledge of Internet utilization Good knowledge of software installation and upgrading Satisfactory use of the internet (mailing, surfing, file upload/download) with common browsers Concept paper and project proposal development, strategic plan designing, research proposal and report writing and presentation and data analysis and interpretation Monitoring and evaluation Strong decision maker, Complex problem solver, Creative, Innovative and Service focused.
  • Interested on reading different books, especially Agronomy books & journals and entrepreneurship Listening to contemporary world news, reading a poem, listening to music, helping elders and children, discussing with friends and intellectuals about current issues.
Research Interest
  • Agronomy,  Plant Breeding, Soil Science, Plant Protection