Professor of Sociology and Anthropology, Doctorat (1983), PhD(1991).
Teaching and research in Morocco and the Gulf countries.
Geographical area of research: The Middle East and North Africa.
Research interests: Rural development, Microfinance and Poverty Alleviation, Regionalisation and local development, Sociology of health and disease, Human Ressources development, Research dissemination.
Professional/ Work Experience:
Academic teaching (undergraduate and post-graduate levels).
Fieldwork research in Morocco and the Gulf countries.
Consultancy work for in development projects.
Affiliation: Member and coordinator of "Groupe d'études et de recherche sur le développement humain" (GERDH) at the Faculté des Lettres de Rabat, Maroc.
Geo Interest: North Africa, The middle East, Gulf countries
GDN Subject Interests: Community Based Rural Development | Impact Evaluation | Decentralization | Labour Markets | Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs)