Dr Kanar Dizyee

Research Scientist

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Biography

Kanar is a research scientist with the Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO) in Australia. His research interest encompasses areas of primary industry economics and value chains. He has expertise in dynamic simulation models, policy design and analysis, and scenario analysis. Kanar has more than five years of research experience working on agricultural value chains. He has been working in collaboration with multiple international organisations, using a system dynamics approach, on value chain projects such as farmed Atlantic salmon in Norway; goats in Mozambique; beef in Botswana; African Swine Fever in Uganda; dairy in Tanzania; pigs in Vietnam; amaranth in East Africa; potatoes in India, and beef and cassava in Indonesia. He has delivered capacity building programs around the world through the administration of value chain and system dynamics intensive courses, covering the theory and application of system dynamics and value chains on different commodities (livestock and crops).

Achievements and Awards

  • 2008-2010

    Graduate assistantship (full tution fee and stipend scholarship)
    James Madison University

  • 2009-2009

    Exchange Student Scholarship
    James Madison University

  • 2010-2012

    Erasmus Mundus Scholarship
    European Master Program in System Dynamics (EU funded scholarship)

  • 2014-2017

    University of New England International Tuition Fee and Stipend Scholarship
    University of New England

  • 2015-2015

    Keith & Dorothy MacKay Postgraduate (Travelling Scholarship) Scholarship
    University of New England

Current Roles

  • Team Member
    ARISA project

  • Team Member
    LiveGaps project

  • Team member
    Value Chain Analytics Platform

Academic Qualifications

  • 2017

    PhD in Agricultural Economics
    University of New England, Armidale

  • 2012

    M.Phil in System Dynamics
    University of Bergen

  • 2012

    M.Sc in Business Administration
    Radboud University Nijmegen

  • 2010

    M.Sc in Integrated Science and Technology
    James Madison University

  • 2007

    B.Sc in Agriculture/Forestry
    University of Duhok

Professional Experiences

  • 2017-present

    Research Scientist
    Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organization

  • 2016-2017

    Research Technician
    Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organization

  • 2014-2016

    Independent Consultant
    Independed Consultant

  • 2012-2014

    Research Assistant
    Norwegian Institute of International Affairs

  • 2012-2012

    Project worker/modeller
    SalMar

  • 2012-2012

    Intern
    Norwegian Institute of International Affairs

  • 2011-2011

    Intern
    Norwegian Institute of International Affairs

  • 2008-2010

    Graduate Assistant
    James Madison University

Publications

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