Profile

College / Department

Teaching areas

Structural Analysis and Design

Research areas

Structural reliability, finite element modeling, bridge engineering, experimental testing of structural steel and reinforced concrete elements

Education

PhD, Civil Engineering, University of Michigan, United States
MS, Civil Engineering, Pennsylvania State University, United States
BS, Civil Engineering, American University of Beirut

Professional experience

Professor at American University of Sharjah, United Arab Emirates(2006 - Present)
Director of Structural Design at Otak international, United Arab Emirates(2008 - 2009)
Head of Civil Engineering Department at American Unviersity of Sharjah, United Arab Emirates(2006 - 2008)
Associate Professor at American University of Sharjah, United Arab Emirates(1999 - 2006)
Assistant Professor at University of Houston, United Arab Emirates(1994 - 1999)
Project Engineer at Gannett Fleming, Inc., United States(1990 - 1994)

Memberships

ASCE, USA, 1990 - 2010
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