Amin Aziz Bakir

Assistant Professor

College of Medicine

Department of Basic Sciences

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ORCID ID: 0000-0002-2784-4698

 Infectious diseases, Molecular techniques, High Throughput Sequencing

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- Tania Tariq Abdulhamid: PhD (Molecular Pathology)

AA Bakir, PK Kudhur, LQ Rahman, “Identification of Oligella ureolytica from Formalin-Embalmed Cadavers”, ZJPAS, Vol. 29 No. s4 pp. 101 – 112, 2017

EA Nardell, CM Williams, AJ Bell, L Malinga, M Ramsheh, A Bakir, NJ Garton, A Stoltz, E DeKock, S Waddell, J Hinton, K Fennelly, MR Barer. “TB Airborne Transmission: First Gene expression Signatures Of Captured, Uncultured M. Tuberculosis From Human Source Aerosol”, American Thoracic Society, D107, p.7934, 2016

AA Bakir, MR Barer, B Burke, “Transcriptional Response of Mycobacterium tuberculosis on Encounter with Neutrophil In Vitro”, Diss, University of Leicester, 2016

SK Husain, ZK Al-Barzenjy, AA Bakir, RK Ahmed “Detection of Anti-CMV IgM and Anti-Toxoplasma IgG in Pregnant Women with History of Abortion”, Zanco J. Med. Sci., Vol.15,  No.3  pp.19-23, 2011

AA Bakir, SK Hussein, “Prevalence of Anti-Hepatitis C-Virus Antibodies in Erbil Community”, Zanco J. Med. Sci., Vol.10,  No. 2 pp.61-67, 2006

PhD: Infection and Immunity (2011 – 2016)

Department of Infection, Immunity and Inflammation

College  of Medicine, Biomedical Science and Psychology

University of Leicester - UK


MSc: Medical Virology (2003 – 2006)

Department of Medical Microbiology

College  of Medicine – Hawler Medical University

Erbil – Erbil – Iraq  


BSc: Veterinary Medicine (1996 – 2001)

College  of Veterinary Medicine – University of Tabriz

Tabriz – Eastern Azerbaijan – I.R.Iran

Assistant Professor

Medical Microbiology, Bioinformatics

College of Medicine – Hawler Medical University

October / 2016 – Current



Medical Library and IT services

Hawler Medical University

Feb / 2007 – March / 2009


Molecular Biologist:

Cytogenetic and molecular genetics diagnosis, Genome Diagnosis Laboratory (GDL), Erbil,  Iraq July 2016 - Current



Practical microbiology for medical students, Department of Infection, Immunity and Inflammation, University of Leicester – UK    National Insurance No. SS501044A, Jan / 2015 – April / 2015


Team Leader:

Surveillance of Zoonotic Disease, KRG HQ/Erbil – UN Food and Agriculture Organization, May / 2002 – July / 2003