Abdelkafar Ab Alkishe

Doctoral aspirant
Primary office:
Dyche Hall


Summary

Adviser: Town Peterson
Research interests: Ecological Niche Modeling (Disease Modeling)
Hometown: Tripoli, Libya

 

Education

  • B.S. Zoology, University of Tripoli, 2010
  • MA, Ecology & Evolutionary Biology, University of Kansas, 2017

Publications

  • Alkishe, A. A., Peterson, A. T., & Samy, A. M. (2017). Climate change influences on the potential geographic distribution of the disease vector tick Ixodes ricinus. PloS one, 12(12), e0189092.
  • Samy, A. M., Alkishe, A. A., Thomas, S. M., Wang, L., & Zhang, W. (2018). Mapping the potential distributions of etiological agent, vectors, and reservoirs of Japanese Encephalitis in Asia and Australia. Acta Tropica, 188, 108-117.

Presentations

  • GIS day poster presentation 2017.
  • Poster presentation in the American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene (ASTMH) 2018.

Awards

  • Fall 2013- Spring 2017 Libyan Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific research funding (stipend and tuition).
  • Travel reward $350 From the Department of Ecology and Evolution Biology.
  • Travel reward $350 From Biodiversity Institution.

KU-calendar-full event list: EEB Seminars
EEB Seminars
Facebook
 
One of 34 U.S. public institutions in the prestigious Association of American Universities
44 nationally ranked graduate programs.
—U.S. News & World Report
Top 50 nationwide for size of library collection.
—ALA
5th nationwide for service to veterans —"Best for Vets: Colleges," Military Times
KU Today