Contact Info                

Faculty: Science

Department:  Biology

Address:  Biology Department, Faculty of Science, Soran University

Email:  Aveen.gerdy@soran.edu.iq

Phone Number:                 

Academic title:               Assistant Lecturer

Responsibility:               Teaching staff

General Expertise:          Biology

Specific Expertise:          Animal Physiology

Research Interests:     

- Animal Physiology

- Phytochemistry



- B.Sc. in Biology from College of Science, University of Salahaddin, Iraq, (2003).

- M.Sc. in Animal Physiology from College of Science, University of Salahaddin, Iraq, (2009).

M.Sc. Project: Protective Role of Melatonin in L-NAME and Uninephrectomized - Salt Loaded Induced Hypertension in Male Albino Rats.


     I received B.Sc. in Biology at University of Salahaddin, Iraq, (2002-2003) with second rank degree among all students. Then I started my working in both University of Salahaddin (2003 to 2009) and Soran University (2009) as an Assistant Biologist. I received my M.Sc. degree in Animal Physiology at University of Salahaddin in 2009 under supervision of Professor Almas M. R. Mahmud. Since 2010, I am Assistant Lecturer at Biology Department, Faculty of Science, Soran University as teaching staff. On 2014-2015 in Biology Department, Faculty of Science of University of Zakho, I taught each of Histology and Invertebrate subjects.

Publications: (Books, researches)

- Protective Role Of Melatonin In L-NAME Induced Hypertension In Male Albino Rats, Aveen R. Khdhr and Almas M. R.  Mahmud, Journal University of Zakho, Vol. 4(A) , No.1, (2016), 18-24.

- Histological effects of melatonin on testes in pinealectomized and normal rats, Imad T. Abdulla, Sarbast A. Mahmud and Aveen R. Khdhr, Tikrit Journal of Pure Science, under review, (2017).

- Flavonoids from the root of the Euphorbia condylocarpa. M. bieb, Sarbast Ahmad Mahmud, Aveen Rustam Khdhr and S. Mohammad Sajadi, Chemistry of Natural Compounds, Under review, 2017.

 - Optimization of phenolics extraction conditions from the root of "Euphorbia wallichii", Sarbast Ahmad Mahmud, S. Mohammad Sajadi and Aveen Rustam Khdhr, Submitted, International Journal of Chemical and Biological Sciences, 2017.

 - Green synthesis of bioactive nanoparticles using Euphorbia heteradena leaf extract and its application as antibacterial agent, S. Mohammad Sajadi, Sarbast Ahmad Mahmud, Aveen Rustam Khdhr, Under preparation, 2017.

Scientific Activities: (Conference, Workshop, Symposium..)