Dr. Mohammad Jalil Zorriehzahra is working as an Associate Professor of Aquatic animal Health & Diseases (Fish Virology), Department of Aquatic animal Health & Diseases, Iranian Fisheries Science Research Institute (IFSRI), Islamic Republic of Iran. He was born on 24th April, 1960 in Tehran, Iran. His summary of qualifications: 1. Experienced in epidemiological affaires, Aquatic animal Health and Fish diseases control by means of diagnosis methods in Fish Viral Diseases as well as quarantine plans for prevention of Animal diseases as head of quarantine division in Iran Veterinary Organization (I.V.O) (1991 - 1993). 2. Having background in executive affairs in large animal farms in Tehran countryside as a clinician for five years (1986 - 1991). 3. Deputy of Research and Education of Iranian veterinary Organization (I.V.O) and Public Health Manager as a parallel duty in I.V.O for 3 years 4. Member of Scientific Board of the Ministry of Jihad-e- Agriculture since 1991 and Associate Professor in Iranian Fisheries Science Research Institute (IFSRI) since Dec. 2015 up to now. 5. Head of Aquatic animal Health & Diseases Dept. at Iranian Fisheries Science Research Institute (IFSRI) from May 2012 up to now. 6. Head of Iranian Coldwater Fishes Scientific Society (CFS) Sep. 2010 up to now. 7. Have experiences in Cell culture, Electron Microscope assay (SEM and TEM), IFAT, IHC, ELISA, PCR, RT-PCR, Real time PCR, Fish Histopathology, Hematology and Fish Virology. 8. Writing of more than 140 Articles in national and international peer-reviewed journals as well as eight professional Books 9. Participation in more than 50 local or international conferences on the topics of Veterinary and Aquatic animal Health & Diseases field 10. Supervisor of more than thirty M. Sc. and Ph. D. candidates in Aquatic animal Health & Diseases field
Specialist in Aquatic animal Health & Diseases with focused as Fish Virology and interesting to study in most important Fish Viral Diseases such as Viral Nervous Necrosis (VNN), IPN, IHN, VHS, KHV, SVS, and Fish Bacterial Diseases such as Enteric Redmouth (ERM) as well as study on Fish Vaccines and Rapid Diagnosis Kits in Aquatics.