Dr. Henda Mahmoudi works as Plant Physiologist at the International Center for Biosaline Agriculture, Dubai, United Arab Emirates. Dr. Mahmoudi has a Ph.D. in Plant Biology (2007), Faculty of Sciences of Tunis and National Institute of Scientific and Technique Research, Tunisia. In addition to a Master Diploma, Plant Physiology (Ecophysiology), in 2002 from the same University and a Tunisian Master’s degree in Natural Sciences (1999) from Faculty of Sciences Tunis El Manar II Tunis, Tunisia.
Dr. Henda has been a Post-Doc at ICBA since 2012 and before that, she was a visiting scientist with CAL 2009-2012. Additionally, she worked closely with different research teams before joining ICBA such as Montpellier in France; Hannover and Gissen in Germany and Milano in Italy. She has extensive experience in plant physiology, biology and plant interaction with rhizosphere.
She has published more than 55 research publications in peer-reviewed journals, book chapters and proceedings and she is leading many projects in different disciplines. Dr. Mahmoudi is currently a member of the Steering Committee of the Arab-German Young Academy of Sciences and Humanities and member in-charge of different working groups such energy, water and environment.