Dr. Nour Shafik El-Gendy is a Professor of Petroleum and Environmental Biotechnology; Former Advisor to
the Egyptian Minster of Environment; Member of Center of Excellence in Modern Sciences and Arts, MSA University; Vice Coordinator of the Scientific Research Committee and member in Rural Woman Committee, National Council for Women (NCW) of Egypt; Executive committee member in the Egyptian Young Academy of Sciences (EYAS). El-Gendy is expert in the field of environmental pollution, wastewater treatment, biofuels, petroleum upgrading, green chemistry, nanobiotechnology, valorization of wastes and biocorrosion. She has published seven chapters, four books and 108 research papers, and supervised numerous MSc and PhD theses. Dr. El-Gendy participated in 44 international workshops and training courses, and 67 international conferences. Her biography is recorded in Who’s Who in Science and Engineering.