Dr. Sameer Al-Asheh | American University of Sharjah

Profile

College / Department

Teaching areas

• Chemical Engineering Thermodynamics I• Chemical Engineering Thermodynamics II • Introduction to Chemical Engineering I• Introduction to Chemical Engineering II • Heat Transfer • Process Control • Separation Processes • Biochemical Engineering • Water and Wastewater Technology • Chemical Process Safety • Mass Transfer • Experimental Design Strategies• Advanced Thermodynamics for graduate students • Advanced Process Control for graduate students

Research areas

- Water Disinfection - Microbial fuel cell - Membrane bioreactor Adsorption of heavy metals, phenols and dyes using biological materials activated by different methods.- Effect of salt on vapor-liquid equilibria - Effect of salt on liquid-liquid equilibria - Sorptive storage of natural gas- Electroosmotic Dewatering - Separation of azeotropic systems using adsorptive distillation

Education

PhD, Chemical Engineering / Environmental And Biochemical Engineering, University of Ottawa, 1997
MS, Chemical Engineering / Biochemical Engineering, University of Ottawa, 1993
BS, Chemical Engineering, Yarmouk University, 1988
PhD, Chemical Engineering / Environmental And Biochemical Engineering, University of Ottawa, 1997
MS, Chemical Engineering / Biochemical Engineering, University of Ottawa, 1993
BS, Chemical Engineering, Yarmouk University, 1988

Professional experience

Interim Dean, College Of Engineering, American University of Sharjah, Sharjah, 2021 - Present
Head Of Department, Chemical Engineering, American University of Sharjah, Sharjah, 2020 - Present
Interim Head And Professor, Chemical Engineering, American University of Sharjah, Sharjah, 2019 - 2020
Professor, Chemical Engineering, American University of Sharjah, Sharjah, 2018 - 2018
Dean Of Engineering And Professor, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Jordan, 2017 - 2018
Professor, American University of Sharjah, United Arab Emirates, 2015 - 2017
Visiting Professor, American University of Sharjah, United Arab Emirates, 2014 - 2015
Professor, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Jordan, 2011 - 2014
Director, Academic Development And Quality Assurance Center, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Jordan, 2009 - 2014
Associate Professor, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Jordan, 2007 - 2011
Associate Professor, Qatar University, Qatar, 2003 - 2007
Visiting Professor, Qatar Gas, Qatar, 2005 - 2005
Associate Professor, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Jordan, 2002 - 2003
Visiting Professor, Amberg-Weiden University, Germany, 2002 - 2002
Assistant Professor, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Jordan, 1997 - 2002
Interim Head And Professor, Chemical Engineering, American University of Sharjah, Sharjah, 2019 - 2020
Professor, Chemical Engineering, American University of Sharjah, Sharjah, 2018 - 2018
Dean Of Engineering And Professor, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Jordan, 2017 - 2018
Professor, American University of Sharjah, United Arab Emirates, 2015 - 2017
Visiting Professor, American University of Sharjah, United Arab Emirates, 2014 - 2015
Professor, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Jordan, 2011 - 2014
Director, Academic Development And Quality Assurance Center, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Jordan, 2009 - 2014
Associate Professor, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Jordan, 2007 - 2011
Associate Professor, Qatar University, Qatar, 2003 - 2007
Visiting Professor, Amberg-Weiden University, Germany, 2002 - 2002
Associate Professor, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Jordan, 2002 - 2003
Assistant Professor, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Jordan, 1997 - 2002

Memberships

Member of Editorial Board in Chemical Product and Process Modeling, June 2006
Editorial Board in Journal of Food, Agriculture and Environment (JFAE), September 2003
Jordanina Engineers Association, Chemical Engineering, Irbid, Jordan, August 1988
Member of Editorial Board in Chemical Product and Process Modeling, June 2006
Editorial Board in Journal of Food, Agriculture and Environment (JFAE), September 2003
Jordanina Engineers Association, Chemical Engineering, Irbid, Jordan, August 1988
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