College / Department

Teaching areas

Areas: Sustainable Development for Engineers, Building Construction Materials & Methods, Project Management, Construction Management. Selected Graduate and Undergraduate Classes: -Project Estimating, Planning and Control -Civil Engineering Cost Analysis-Advanced Building Construction Materials-Surveying-MSc Capstone in Construction Management-Construction Safety Management -Construction Contracting and Cost Control -Legal Aspects of ESM

Research areas

Project Planning and Performance, Project and Program Benchmarking, Sustainable Construction,Best Practices for Sustainable Development


PhD, Philosophy Doctorate (Ph.D.) in Civil Engineering - Construction Engineering & Project Management Program., The University of Texas at Austin, United States
MS, Masters of Science Degree (M.S.) in Project Management, The George Washington University, United States
BS, Building Construction and Management, Reading University

Professional experience

Associate Professor at American University of Sharjah (AUS), United Arab Emirates(2015 - Present)
Associate Dean for Undergraduate Affairs at American University of Sharjah, United Arab Emirates(2017 - 2019)
Assistant Professor at American University of Sharjah (AUS), United Arab Emirates(2006 - 2015)
Doctoral Research Fellow at The University of Texas at Austin, United States(2003 - 2005)
Project Consultant/Project Implementation Analyst at Independent Project Analysis, Inc., United States(1998 - 2003)
Graduate Teaching Fellow at George Washington University.(1997 - 1998)
Assistant lecturer at The Sudan University of Science and Technology, Sudan(1994 - 1996)


Chartered Institute of Builders (CIOB). Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors (RICS)

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