Fellow
Cherkaoui El Moursli
Rajaa
Current position: 
Professor
Current nationality: 
Morocco
Current residence: 
Morocco
Affiliation/Institution: 
Faculty of Sciences - Université Mohammed V
Biodata: 
Cherkaoui El Moursli (PhD, 1982, France and Thèse d’Etat, 1990, Morocco) is Professor of Physics, Faculty of Science, University Mohammed V, Rabat. She was Director of the Nuclear Physics Laboratory and Vice President of the University. She is a member of: the Hassan II Academy of Sciences and Technology; the African Academy of Sciences; ATLAS collaboration at CERN in Geneva; KM3NeT collaboration; Board of the Moroccan Nuclear and Radiological Safety and Security Agency; the Scientific Committee of Fundacion Mujeres por Africa; ICSU/RCA; Steering committee members of the IAP-R project ‘Harnessing Science, Engineering, and Medicine to Address Africa’s Challenges’. Her awards include: L’Oréal-UNESCO Laureate (Africa and Middle East) 2015; the largest publishing in ST at UM5 2017; the Moroccan woman of Year 2015 by the magazine Illi; the OIC’s Prize 2017; President of the Moroccan organizing committee of the francophone competition My thesis in 180s.
Sustainable Development Goals: 
1 - No poverty
4 - Quality education
5 - Gender equality
9 - Industry, innovation and infrastructure
13 - Climate action
17 - Partnerships for the goals
Keywords: 
Experimental Nuclear Physics; High Energy Physics; ATLAS Experiment; Higgs particle; medical physics; KM3NeT; neutrino.
Past nationality: 
Morocco
Elected
2018
Place of Birth: 
Salé
Country of birth: 
Morocco

Date of birth

12
May
1954
Section:
09-Physics
Last updated on 16/05/2018