DR. Ali Al D. Al-Ghamdi is teaching in the Environmental Sciences Master
Program, Earth Sciences department/KFUPM.
He participated in several funded projects (see section VI) and
carried out a research in the field of environmental toxicology
where investigated the transfer of the knowledge of international
certifying schemes for oil spill treatment products to the Gulf
region by the development of a regional toxicity testing,
biodegradability and efficiency protocols. In this regard, he
submitted a proposal to the Regional Organization for the Protection
of the Marine Environment (ROPME) in Kuwait in competition with
other Gulf countries, and the proposal was accepted.
DR. Ali Al D. Al-Ghamdi has a good experience in the environmental
consultancy. He worked as consultant for several companies and
consulting offices. The consultancy projects were related to various
aspects of pollution and environmental control including monitoring,
biomonitoring, environmental impact assessment (EIA) etc.
He is a reviewer for several universities in Saudi including KFUPM
and King Abdulaziz University Funded Research proposal Committee.
DR. Ali Al D. Al-Ghamdi chaired and participated in several committees
(see section X), and organized workshops, symposiums, conferences
He has a good experience in establishing and managing professional
societies; He was the general coordinator of the foundation of the
Saudi Society for Technology Development and Transfer (SSTDT) and
later on he launched the society's activities as he was its
executive director for three years then he was elected as a board
Furthermore, he was the president of the Saudi Students Club,
Manchester, UK and board member of the Saudi Students Clubs in UK &
DR. Ali Al D. Al-Ghamdi was offered academic (Dean of the Technical
College) and managerial (Director for Innovation Center) positions
(see section XII)
DR. Ali Al D. Al-Ghamdi has gained a good experience in business as he
was the project manager for establishing a regional logistics and
transportation company for Sumou Holding Company. He is also, the
leader for solving the financial problem of the investing company of
Al-E'ed and his partner A. AlGhamdi.