Prof. Dr. Mohamed Yousri Hashem

Professor of Pesticide Chemistry, Department of Economic Entomology and Pesticide, Cairo University. He studied his PhD. at Giessen University, Germany and his thesis entitled “Comparative investigations on the effect of Phosphine (PH3) and controlled atmosphere (N2 and CO2) on Prostephanus truncatus Horn and Rhizopertha dominica Fab.  (Coleoptera: Bostrichidae)”. The research area of Prof. Hashem is the mode of action of inert gases, fumigants and organophosphorus compounds including their toxicological effects.

His previous positions include the following: