August, 2010 - 17:02 in Iraq
Parliament: Iraqi Council of Representatives
Political Party: The Sadrist Party
Dr. Qusay Al-Suhail is a top political leader of the Sadrist movement in Iraq (one of the largest factions among Iraq's Shi'ite majority) and a senior member of the Iraqi National Assembly. He serves as Rapportuer for the Water and Agriculture Committee in the Iraqi Council of Representatives.
Dr. Al-Suhail is also an Assistant Professor at the Department of Geology, University of Basrah. Dr. Al-Suhail graduated from the Baghdad University. He holds an MSc degree in Hydrology and a PhD in Hydrogeology from the Baghdad University. He’s a renowned expert in the water resources development in the region.
Apart from his brilliant scientific career, Dr, Al-Suhail has always been actively involved into a social and a political life of Iraq. In addition to his membership in the Iraqi National Assembly, he is a member of the Human Rights Committee in the city of Basrah (Southern Iraq) and a number of the civil society organizations in the country.