College / Department

Teaching areas

Construction Materials, Design of Sustainable/Green Buildings, High Performance Concrete, Composite Materials, Engineering Safety, Engineering Quality Control

Research areas

3D Concrete Printing, Green Buildings, High Performance Concrete Design & Applications in Harsh Environment, Sustainability/Green Buildings Design, Safety, Composite Materials.<br><b>Published over 100 papers in journals and proceedings, three book chapters and co-authored two books. </b>


PhD, Structural Engineering, University of Strathclyde
MS, Structural Engineering, University of Strathclyde
BS, Civil Engineering, University of Technology

Professional experience

Assistant/Associate/Professor at American University of Sharjah, United Arab Emirates(2000 - Present)
Lecturer at University of Paisley ñ Scotland, United Kingdom(1997 - 2000)
Research Fellow at University of Paisley, United Kingdom(1995 - 1997)
Researcher at University of Paisley, United Kingdom(1991 - 1995)
Post-Graduate Study and Teaching Assistant at University of Strathclyde,, United Kingdom(1985 - 1990)
Site Engineer at National Oil Company ñ Basra, Iraq, Iraq(1982 - 1985)
Lecturer at Technical Institute of Basra, Iraq, Iraq(1977 - 1982)


Association of Building Engineers, UK, 2008 - 2013
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