Ahad Kababji

PhD Students

Ph.D. Student



Research Interests

Harnessing and optimizing different types of the genomic engineering tool "CRISPR/Cas" within the plants system. 


  • MS.c, Bioscience, (Biomolecular engineering), KAUST, Thuwal, Saudi Arabia, 2019
  • B.Sc, Science, (Biochemistry), KAU, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia,2017 


  • Honored with Appreciation Certificate for Distinction and Excellence, King Abdulaziz University, 2017.
  • Honored three Excellence Certificate, 2014-2017.

KAUST Affiliations

Prof. Magdy Mahfouz's Group

CDA - Center for Desert Agriculture

BESE - Biological and Environmental Science and Engineering Division

Research Interests Keywords

Genome engineering Synthetic biology