Manal AL Balushi

Manal AL Balushi

Profile

I started this interesting journey in October 2019. My research is funded by my government, the Sultanate of Oman.
 

Work Experience

Geography and social studies teacher in Oman.

Fundamentals topics of GIS and RS

HONORS:

Honored from the Office of Educational Supervision in Al Seeb for providing one of the school initiatives, 25/February/2019.

Certificate of appreciation from the Human Resource Development Department at the Directorate General of Education in Muscat Governorate (MOE) in 2018. (Ideal lesson in Geography (

Won the second place for software idea in the Seventh Technology Forum in Sultan Qaboos University, 19-22/ February / 2017.

Honored at the level of the governorate of Muscat Directorate within the celebration of Teachers' Day, 2015.

Certificate of appreciation from Human Resource Development Department at the Directorate General of Education in Muscat Governorate, 2015.

Certificate of appreciation from Educational Supervision Office in Samail, 2012.

On the honor list in Education College in Kuwait University, 2007.

Certificate of Excellence from the College of Education at the University of Kuwait, 2006

Certificate of excellence from the cultural attaché of the Embassy of the Sultanate of Oman in Kuwait, in 2006.

Certificate of Appreciation from the cultural attaché of the Embassy of the Sultanate of Oman in Kuwait 2005.

 

ACHIEVEMENTS

English course, British Council, 26 June- 13 August 2018.
Participated in the (live lesson) on Oman TV for 12-grade geography subject for General Education Diploma, six times in 3 years (2017, 2018 and 2019).  
Attendance the Configuring and Managing the Multiuser Geodatabase training program, Muscat, 4-8 March 2018.
Participated and won a prize in the Seventh Technology Forum in Sultan Qaboos University, 19-22/ February / 2017.
English course (a month), ETC International College in the UK in 2016. 

    A GIS project with students: Geodatabase for mosques in the State of  Al Seeb in 2016

Going Places with Spatial Analysis online course (6 weeks) ESRI in 2016.
Attend GeCo in the Rockies (GIS) Conference in the city of Grand Junction, Colorado in the United States, 22-26 / September / 2014.
A GIS project: Analysis of Traffic Accidents in Al Seeb in 2013 Case study: Al Qaser Roundabout, Al Mabeela Bridge and Bait Al Baraka Roundabout
IC3 course and certificate, Certiport Company in 2011.
 English language course (80 hours), Polyglot Institute in 2010.
ICDL preparation course (40 hours) and certificate, Polyglot Institute in 2010.
 

Research interests

Natural hazards, hydrology, flooding,  geographical information system and remote sensing.

Qualifications

  • BA Education, Kuwait University
  • MA Geography, Sultan Qaboos University

Research groups and institutes

  • water@leeds
  • River Basin Processes and Management