Khder Niazi Nooraldeen, PhD, is a faculty member in department of Biology, College of Education, Salahaddin University-Erbil, Kurdistan Region, Iraq.

He is an assistant professor of parasitology and also a member of the scientific committee of the department. Training originally as a parasitologist at Al-Mustansiriyah University, Baghdad (BSc), and Kursk state University, Kursk in Russia (PhD), Khder developed research interests in human and animal parasitology. Khder developed his independent research career - and research interests in parasitology - in that University.