Sawsan Hamed

Sawsan Hamed
Cell Phone 07502268571
Location Tishk International University Erbil Branch Address 100 Meter Street and Mosul Road Erbil KRG IRAQ
Specialty Environmental Technology
Pronouns She / Her / Hers

Sawsan Hamed

Biology Department

Position: Assistant lecturer
Faculty : Education.
Researchgate | Google Scholar CV

Education (PhD, MSc/MA, BSc/BA)


Teaching philosophy

Provide the students the knowledge they need in an easy, clear and flexible way in order to be in a position to serve their community in productive way. Obtaining the right knowledge should help them to be independent, creative, and critical thinkers who can have a great influence for other people. In addition, connecting what we learn with reality can help students achieve the best of their learning that can be transmitted to a fruitful outcomes.

Previous positions

Assistant lecturer

Research interests

Diseases, cancer, nutrition, antioxidants, natural products


Supervised University final year project, students personal projects and internal assessments for International baccalaureate diploma program


Antioxidant, anticancer, apoptosis properties and chemical composition of black truffle Terfezia claveryi. Dahham, S. S., Sawsan S. Al-Rawi, Ahmad H. Ibrahim., A. Abdul Majid. (2018). Saudi Journal of Biological Sciences 25 (8), 1524-1534. Impact Factor: 4.219. *

2. Evaluating the supercritical extraction effects on the chemical compositions of the extracted oil using GC/TOF MS. Ibrahim, A. H & Al-Rawi, S. S. (2018). Materials Science and Engineering (Vol. 454, No. 1, p. 012166). IOP Publishing. Impact factor 0.51. *

3. Angiogenic and wound healing potency of fermented virgin coconut oil: in vitro and in vivo studies. Ahmad H Ibrahim, Haibo Li, Sawsan S Al-Rawi, Aman Shah Abdul Majid, Omar AM Al- Habib, Xiaobo Xia, Dan Ji. (2017). American journal of translational research, 9 (11), 4936. Impact Factor: 4.06 *.

4. Safety assessment of widely used fermented virgin coconut oil (Cocos nucifera) in Malaysia: Chronic toxicity studies and SAR analysis of the active components. AH Ibrahim, MSS Khan, SS AlRawi, MBK Ahamed. (2016). Regulatory Toxicology and Pharmacology, 81, 457-467. Impact Factor: 3.271 *.

5. Comparison of yields and quality of nutmeg butter obtained by extraction of nutmeg rind by Soxhlet and supercritical carbon dioxide (SC-CO2). Sawsan S. Al-Rawi, Ahmad H. Ibrahim, Aman Shah Abdul Majid, Mohd Omar Ab Kadir (2013). Journal of Food Engineering, 119 (3) p. 595-601. Impact Factor: 5.41 *.

6. Acute Toxicity of Vitex agnus castus Methanol Extract. HB Sahib, AA AL-Zubaudy, SM Hussain, GA Jasim, BJ Qasim, SS Al Rawi. (2014). International Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences Review & Research 26; Screening of epidermal fish mucus extract (Channa straitus) for different pharmacological activities. S. Dahham, S. Al-Rawi, A. Muhammed, Hassan L, A. Abdul Majid. (2013). Supportive care in

cancer; Springer, 21 Suppl 1 (1) p. 226. Impact Factor: 2.635. *

8. Proangiogenic and wound healing potency of virgin coconut oil. A. Ibrahim., S. Al-Rawi, S. Abdul Majid., O. Al-Habib., A. Abdul Majid. (2013). Supportive care in cancer; 21 Suppl 1 (1) p. 235. Impact Factor: 2.635. *

9. Synthesis, structure, anticancer, and antioxidant activity of para- xylyl linked bis-benzimidazolium salts and respective dinuclear Ag(I) N-heterocyclic carbene complexes (Part-II). Haque, Rosenani A., Muhammad Adnan Iqbal, Patrick Asekunowo, A. M. S. Abdul Majid, Sawsan S. Al-Rawi, (2013). Medicinal Chemistry Research 22 (10) p. 4663-4676. Impact Factor: 1.98. *

10. Synthesis, Characterization, and Crystal Structures of Bis- Imidazolium Salts and Respective Dinuclear Ag (I) N- Heterocyclic Carbene Complexes: In Vitro Anticancer Studies against “Human Colon Cancer” and “Breast Cancer”. RA Haque, SF Nasri, MA Iqbal, S. S. Al-Rawi, MBK Ahamed. (2013). Journal of Chemistry, 11, 1. Impact Factor 2.506. *

11. Supercritical carbon dioxide extraction of the residual oil from palm kernel cake. N N Ab Rahman, S. S. Al-Rawi, A H Ibrahim, M M Ben Nama, M O Ab Kadir. (2012). Journal of Food Engineering, 108 (1) p. 166-170. Impact Factor: 5.41. *

12. Synthesis and anticancer activity of para-xylyl linked bis- benzimidazolium salts and

respective Ag (I) N-heterocyclic carbene complexes. Iqbal, M. A., Haque, R. A., Ahamed, M. B. K., Majid, A. A., & Al-Rawi, S. S. (2013). Medicinal Chemistry Research, 22(5), 2455-2466. Impact Factor: 1.965. *

13. The Effect of Supercritical Fluid Extraction Parameters on the Nutmeg Oil Extraction and Its Cytotoxic and Antiangiogenic Properties. Sawsan S. Al-Rawi, Ahmad H. Ibrahim, Nik Norulaini Nik Ab Rahman, Amin M.S. Abdul Majid, Mohd Omar Ab Kadir (2011). Procedia Food Science, 1 p. 1946-1952.

14. Comparison of Nutritional Composition between Palm Kernel Fibre and the Effect of the Supercritical Fluid Extraction on Its Quality. Nik Norulaini Nik Ab Rahman, Moftah M. Ben Nama, Sawsan S. Al-Rawi, Ahmad H. Ibrahim, Mohd O. Ab Kadir (2011). Procedia Food Science 1 p. 1940- 1945.

15. Separation and Fractionation of Aquilaria Malaccensis Oil Using Supercritical Fluid Extraction and the Cytotoxic Properties of the Extracted Oil. A.H. Ibrahim, S.S. Al-Rawi, A.M.S. Abdul Majid, N.N. Ab. Rahman, K.M. Abo- Salah, M.O. Ab Kadir (2011). Procedia Food Science 1 p. 1953-1959.



General biology


General biology


Cytohistopathology Nutrition