Professor Salem Aboglila, Geochemistry & Environmental Chemistry, Dean of science Faculty – Azzaytuna University, Libya, Education. Nov 2010 PhD degree Thesis title: Organic and Isotopic Geochemistry of Source-rocks and Crude Oils from the East Sirte Basin (Libya). Curtin University of technology, 1995-1998 MS (University of Tripoli, Libya). Thesis title: Nitrate pollution in groundwater of East Tripoli Zoon, Libya: Using ion selective electrode potential, 1993BS of soil & water department University of Tripoli, Libya). Geosciences research skills: Sampling and collocating samples, Preparation of soil, water, source rocks & oil samples for analysis, Rock Eval pyrolysis and total organic carbon (TOC) measurements, Gas chromatography–mass spectrometry (GC-MS), GC–isotope ratio mass spectrometry (GC-ir-MS), GC-metastable reaction monitoring (MRM).