Editorial Board

International Journal of Cultural Inheritance and Social Sciences (IJCISS)

Editor in-Chief

Prof. Dr. Mahmoud Ahmed Darwish

Recipient of the Merit Awardof Humanities 2018-2019

Professor of Archaeology,

Faculty of Arts Minia University, Egypt

Email: prof.mdarwish@gmail.com

  • He served for more than forty-three years in the fields of Archaeology and cultural heritage from the administrative, technical and academic aspects.
  • Held several administrative and scientific positions at the Supreme Council of Antiquities in Egypt, the General Establishment for Antiquities in Iraq (1976-1995) and Minia University (1995 to present).
  • Director of the center for Archaeological Research and Studies – Minia University, Vice-Chairman, and Chairman (2004-2016).
  • Head of Islamic and Coptic Archaeology Department of the center for Archaeological Research and Studies(2004:2011).
  • Vice-Dean of Faculty of Tourism and Hotels, and Head of Tourism Guidance Department(2005-2006).
  • Head of Archaeology Department, Faculty of Arts, Minia University (2006-2007).
  • Participated and presented researches in twenty three scientific conferences internationally and locally in the fields of archaeology and civilization.
  • Member of the scientific advisory body of the Arab Journal of Arts and Humanities, issued by the Arab Foundation for Education, Science and Arts, and the winner of the Arab impact factor, and issued the first issue in October 2017.
  • Member of the Scientific Committee to examine the scientific production for the positions of professors and assistant professors specializing in Islamic monuments, Ministry of Higher Education – Egypt.
  • Member of the International Federation of Arabic Language, based in Beirut, Lebanon, which holds its annual conference in Dubai – United Arab Emirates
  • Member of the International Federation of Historians, based in Baghdad, Republic of Iraq, and the Albork Academy in Denmark.
  • Member of the Arid Platform for Arabic-speaking scholars, scientists and experts based in Malaya University, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
  • Minia University awarded him the appreciation award in humanities for 2018, where he contributed to the development of the university scientifically through research and leadership position and has a distinguished scientific research school.
  • He has a large number of researches, in Islamic and Coptic architecture and arts, documentaries and manuscripts, in Local journals, international conferences, and international journals with impact factor.
  • He has large number of scientific publications in Egypt and outside.
  • Member of the specialized advisory body of the Historical Kan Periodical, has an impact factor.
  • Rapporteur and Chairman of the Scientific Committee and the Panel of Arbitrators in the International Conference entitled “Cultural Heritage between the challenges of the present and future prospects”, Faculty of Arts, Minia University, 2013.
  • Chairman of the sessions and arbitrator of a great number of International Conferences in Egypt and outside.
  • Member of the scientific committee of the international scientific seasons for conferences, in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 2017-2018-2019.

Managing Editor

Dr. Stanley EbikineiEguruze

Associate Professor in Marketing

PhD Supervisor at the American University for Leaders (AUL)

American University for Leaders, London, UK

Email: stanleyeguruze@gmail.com

  • Dr Stanley EbikineiEguruze an Associate Professor of Marketing with a demonstrated history of working in the e-learning industry.
  • Previously a Lecturer for the School of Marketing, Department of Business Administration, Faculty of Management Sciences at the Niger Delta University, Bayelsa State of Nigeria.
  • PhD thesis was in the area of Tackling Poverty in Bayelsa State of Nigeria, using a Marketing Technique (SMT) Interest in tackling poverty, youth and community development using fundraising & SME enterprise business developments to achieve a positive social change.
  • Published a number of articles & two books entitled “Tackling Poverty” in Bayelsa State of Nigeria (2016), and “Strategy for Tackling Poverty in Nigeria”(2017).

Co-Editor in-Chief

Prof. Dr. Surender K Gupta, India
Ph.D., M.Phil., M.A. Eco., M.Com.,
MBA(HRM), MBE., MBA(Marketing),

Email: surenderguta1978@gmail.com

  • Surender Kumar Gupta is Head of MBA Programme. He is an Associate Professor with specialization HRM and Marketing. His work applies on an evolutionary perspective in the field of Management.
  • Surender Kumar Gupta has received his Postgraduate and Master of Philosophy Degree from Kurukshetra University, Kurukshetra and Doctor of Philosophy from Chaudhry Charan Singh University, Meerut.
  • His research work “Critical Study of Small Scale Industrial Policy and the Development of Small Scale Sector in India (During Post-Liberalization Period)” has made a huge effort in understanding the various aspects at small scale industry and M.Phil Degree from Kurukshetra University Kurukshetra.
  • He has over 18 years of experience in Industry and Management Institutes. He has guided twenty-four M. Phil research scholars and guiding eight scholars in Management studies. He has also put his efforts to guide another 27 scholars for Ph.D. and currently handling another 6 scholars for Ph.D. He has published 119 Research Papers in National and International referred Journals.
  • He has also presented thirty-five research papers in International and National UGC, AICTE sponsored conferences and seminars.
  • He has participated in many Faculty Development Programmes (FDP) like Faculty Development Programme in Operations Management at Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Bangluru, Staff Development Programme at Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Kharagpur, West Bengal Sponsored by MHRD/AICTE on Supply Chain Management & E-Business and Two Week ISTE Workshop on Introduction to Research Methodologies conducted by Indian Institute of Technology Bombay and attended more than 35 seminars.
  • He has also experience in editing books, conducting courses, organizing National Level Seminars, Member in Board of Studies and Academic Council.
  • He has been acting as resource person and panel of examiners for the PG program conducted in different Colleges and Universities.
  • He is a recipient of “MOTHER TERESA SADBHAVANA AWARD, VIDYA RATTAN GOLD MEDAL NATIONAL AWARD, RAJIV GANDHI EDUCATION EXCELLENCE AWARD and “GLOBAL EDUCATION EXCELLENCE AWARD” at 12th Global Achievers Summit on Globalization of Indian Industries and World Peace at Bangkok” by the Indian Solidarity Council, International Institute of Education & Management and International Business Council for his outstanding achievements in the field of education in Indian Society of International Law New Delhi and Bangkok. Dr. BishmaNarain Singh, former Governor Former Education Minister, Justice Mr. O.P. Saxena, Mr. Joginder Singh, Former Director, Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI).
  • The function was attended by eminent personalities, Ministers, Educationists and intellectuals from all over the country. He is also acting as Chief Editor, Associate Editor in many International Journals of repute.

International Editorial Board

Prof. Dr. Mohamed Ahmed Abdellatif

Professor of Islamic and Coptic Antiquities

Vice Dean of Faculty of Tourism and Hotels, Mansoura University, Egypt

Email: dr.mohamed_abdellatif@yahoo.com


Prof. Dr. Ibrahim Khalil Ibrahim Bazazo

(GIS) Professor of Tourism Geography & (GIS)

Faculty of Tourism & Hospitality Management, the University of Jordan, Aqaba Branch, Jordan.

Email: ibaz2015@yahoo.com


Prof. Dr. Mohamed NourEldin Ibrahim El-Sabawy

Professor of Medical Geography,

Faculty of Arts, Minia University, Egypt

Email: Elsabawy@hotmail.com


Prof. Dr. Mahmoud Masoud Ibrahim Abdel Moneim –

Professor of Islamic Archaeology

Head of Archaeology Department

Faculty of Arts, Minia University, Egypt

Email: mhmoud.abdelmnam@mu.edu.eg


Prof. Dr. Mohamed Abo-elfetouh Mahmoud Ghoniem

Professor of Conservation and Restoration of Archaeological Materials

Faculty of Fine Arts, Minia University, Egypt

Email: fetouhm_22@yahoo.com


Prof. Dr. Ibrahim Mohamed Abdallah

Professor of archaeology conservation,

The High Institute of tourism Hotel management and Restoration,

Abo Kir, Alexandria, Egypt

Email: elghnam_eb@yahoo.com


Prof. Dr.Ali Mohamed Osman Mohamed Al – Iraqi

Professor of Philosophy in Economics

King Saud University, Saudi Arabia, Sudan

Email: aaliraqi.aa@gmail.com


Prof. Dr.Badr Abdel Aziz Mohammed Badr

Professor of Islamic Archaeology

Department of Archaeology, Port Said University, Egypt

Email: szabadr@yahoo.com


Prof. Dr.SuhadKadhemAlmosawy

Professor of PhilosophyinUrban and Regional Planning

Faculty of Urban Planning, University of Kufa, Iraq

Email: suhadk.almosawy@uokufa.edu.iq


Prof. Dr.Wahid Attia Mohamed Omran

Professor of Tourism Guidance, Faculty of Tourism and Hotels,

Director of Civilization and Heritage Centre – Fayoum University, Egypt

Email: wao00@fayoum.edu.eg


Prof. Dr. Mohamed RagabSayed Gad El Mawla

Professor of Ancient Egyptian Language

Faculty of Arts – Minia University, Egypt

Email: mohmed.gadelmoly@mu.edu.eg


Prof. Dr.Abdel Hamid Abdel Hamid eLMorsy Masoud

Professor of Greco-Roman Archaeology

Department of Antiquities

Faculty of Arts – Ain Shams University, Egypt

Email: abdelhamed.masaawd@art.asu.edu.eg


Dr. Huda Abdel-Rahim Abdel-Kader

Ph.D. Researcher of economic Geography

Directorate of Education, Minia, Egypt

Email: queendodo15@gmail.com


Dr. Yasser HashemAlhiagi

Ph.D. in Cultural Heritage Management and Tourism Development

King Saud University, Saudi Arabia, Yemen

Email: yasseralhiagi@gmail.com


Dr. Shaban Mohamed Khalaf Mohamed Hamza

Ph.D. Researcher of history

Sadat Academy, Egypt



Saeed Saad Abdu Rakha

General Director of Rosetta National Museum

Museums Sector, Ministry of Antiquities, Egypt

Email: kingsaeedsaad76@gmail.com


Dr. Ahmed Talib Abdeldayem Khalil

Ph. D. in Egyptian Archeology

Faculty of Arts – Minia University, Egypt

Email: ahmed.khalil@mu.edu.eg


Dr.Emad Adel Ibraheam

Ph.D.in Christian archaeology

Researcher of Coptic Archaeology, Minia University, Egypt