“Multidisciplinary Academic Research & Global Innovation”
(MARGI -2017)

Conference Main Theme:“Addressing Global Innovation Challenges for Sustainability & Growth”

Dr. Seyed Hassan Zali
Botanist & Faculty member of Sari Agricultural Sciences & Natural Resources University in Iran

Dr. Seyed Hassan Zali is a faculty member at the Sari Agricultural Sciences & Natural Resources University in Iran since April 5, 1988. He is also the head of the Center of Monitoring, Evaluation and Quality Assurance of the University. Dr. Zali’s researches have been mainly focused on botany, medicinal and aromatic plants, Phytochemistry and ethnobotany. In recent years, he has been trying to collect and record the indigenous, nomads, and villager’s knowledge about traditional medicinal plants. He published 2 books, 24 scientific journal papers and more than 150 lectures at international and national conferences in Iran, France, Italy, Portugal, Morocco, Algeria, Thailand, Malesia, India, and Indonesia, Philippine. He had supervised several masters’ thesis in fields:  Phytochemistry, Ethnobotany and Phytoecology. He taught in several universities in Iran such as: Sari (SANRU), Sana, Mazandaran, Payame noor, Tarbiat Modares, Amol, Boroujerd, Nowshahr, Chalous and Qaem-shahr Universities. Now Dr. Zali teaches in a wide range of courses on botany subjects in Bachelor and Master Programs such as medicinal plants, poisonous plants, industrial plants, plant ecophysiology, plant anatomy & physiology, plant morphology & systematics, aquatic plants, lateral products of rangelands.