International Journal of Sudan Research (IJSR)

International Journal of Sudan Research (IJSR)

Published in the United Kingdom – 2 issues per year   ISSN: 2042-6003 (Print); 2042-6011 (Online)

International Journal of Sudan Research (IJSR) aims to promote the international exchange of knowledge, ideas and information about the very best research undertaken about Sudan without promoting any kind of political views and/or ideologies among the different stakeholders in and outside Sudan. Therefore, IJSR will have a significant role to play in bridging the knowledge divide between Sudan and the rest of the world and help in the rapid generation and diffusion of knowledge within Sudan.

IJSR aims to consider new perspectives in the field of science, technology and innovation policy in Sudan, you can learn more details about IJSR Background and Subject coverage.

IJSR is abstracted and indexed by: ABI/Inform (ProQuest); Cabell’s Directory of Publishing Opportunities; Crossref; British Library; most top universities across the world such as OxfordHarvardCambridge, etc.

The journal publishes original papers, review papers, conceptual papers, technical reports, case studies, conference reports, management reports, book reviews, notes, commentaries, and news. IJSR particularly encourages papers that significantly bring new knowledge to the area both for academics and practitioners. Special Issues devoted to important topics about Sudan will occasionally be published. IJSR is intended to benefit ordinary people, students, academics, professionals, researchers, policymakers, businesses, etc from both Sudan and the rest of the world with the best available scientific evidence, to enable better understanding of the different opportunities and challenges facing Sudan.

Editorial Advisory Board (EAB)

WASD and SK are very grateful for all members of our distinguished International Advisory Board which include distinguished international academic and professional experts in the different subject areas of the different journals. All our members graciously offering their invaluable comments that have enriched the quality of the papers in all our publications and also for making available to us their valuable time and efforts. If you would like to propose yourself and/or any suitable individual to join the team, please send a cover letter and a cv to Janet Snow (, we are particularly interested to add more members from women, youth and colleagues from inside Sudan. 

Accounting, finance and economics

Prof. Elsadig Musa Ahmed, Multimedia University, Malaysia (Lead)

Prof. John Adams, Heriot-Watt University, UK

Prof. Michael Busler, Stockton University, USA

Prof. Samia Mohamed Nour, University of Khartoum, Sudan

Science, technology and innovation 

Prof. Abid Azhar, University of Karachi, Pakistan

Prof. Osama O. Awadelkarim, Pennsylvania State University, USA

Computer science and ICTs

Dr. Kamal Ali, Jackson State University, USA

Dr. El Tayeb Mustafa, Former President Future University, France

Dr. Moawia E. Yahia, University of Khartoum

Engineering, industry and manufacturing

Dr. Adil Dafa’Alla, Airbus Group UK Ltd., UK

Dr. Mohamed Galal Hassan Sayed, University of Southampton, UK


Dr. Jamal Noureldin Idris Hassan, Imam Abdulrahman Bin Faisal University, KSA (Lead)

Prof. James Dickins, University of Leeds, UK

Government and politics

Dr. Ibrahim Elnur, American University in Cairo, Egypt

Medicine, dentistry and pharmacy 

Dr. Waiel Bashari, University of Cambridge, UK (Lead)

Dr. Ibrahim H Fahal, University of London, UK

Prof. Abdelfattah Y. M. Nour, Purdue University, USA

Dr. Shihab Khogali, University of Dundee, UK

Prof. Ahmed Mohamed El Hassan, University of Khartoum, Sudan

Prof. Caroline Edward, Sudan University of Science and Technology, Sudan

Prof. Ahmad Al Safi, Sudan Medical Heritage Foundation, Sudan

Prof. Ahmed Hassan Fahal, University of Khartoum, Sudan

Food, nutrition and public health 

Prof. Osama Awad Salih, King Saud University, KSA

Prof. Sidiga Washi, Ahfad University for Women, Sudan (Deceased)


Prof. Hunud Kadouf, International Islamic University, Malaysia

Business and management

Prof. Liisa Laakso, Uppsala University, Finland

Prof. Lynette Louw, Rhodes University, South Africa

Prof. Sonny Nwankwo, Nigerian Military Academy, Nigeria

Dr. Siham El-Kafafi, ICL Business School, New Zealand

Agriculture and natural resources

Dr. Ahmed E. Sidahmed, University of California, USA

Prof. Olavi Luukkanen, Viikki Tropical Resources Institute, Finland

Prof. Muddathir Ali Ahmed, University of Gezira, Sudan

Dr. Kamal El-Siddig, Agricultural Research Corporation, Sudan

Animal production and veterinary medicine

Dr. Khalid Mustafa Medani, McGill University, Canada

Prof. Aisha E. Mohammed, Wildlife Research Centre, Sudan

Prof. Khitma Hassan Elmalik, University of Khartoum, Sudan

Environment and climate change

Dr. Sarra Ahmed Mohamed Saad, National Center for Research, Sudan

Prof. Suad Sulaiman, Sudanese National Academy of Sciences, Sudan

Population and urban planning

Prof. Osman Elhasan Mohamed Nour, Al Mughtaribeen University, Sudan

Sustainable rural livelihoods, development and social work 

Prof. Anita Häusermann Fábos, Clark University, USA

Prof. Barbara N. Ngwenya, University of Botswana, Botswana

Dr. Kerry Thomas, University of Oxford, UK

Dr. Kamal Omer Abdalla, University of Gadarif

Prof. A. Malik Mohd A. Rahman, University of Khartoum

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