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Civil engineer

Azm Shaher Al-Homoud, Jordanian civil engineer. Recipient Academy Achievements His Majesty King Husein of Jordan, 1983, 85. Founder and president Jordan University of Science and Technology Alumni Association, Amman, 1992-1994. Member American Society of Civil Engineers-SAS, Indian Geotechnical Society (annual prize 1995), New York Academy of Sciences.

Background

Al-Homoud, Azm Shaher was born on August 18, 1962 in Irbid, Jordan. Son of Shaher Mansour and Hayat Khazer (Al-Ahmad) Al-H.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Yarmouk University, Irbid, Jordan, 1983. Master of Science, Yarmouk University, Irbid, Jordan, 1985. Doctor of Philosophy, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1990.

Career

Civil engineer Jordan Army, Amman, 1985-1986. Lecturer, researcher Jordan University of Science and Technology, Irbid, 1986-1987, assistant professor, 1990-1996, associate professor, since 1996. Consultant Ministry of Public Works and Housing, Amman, since 1992, Higher Council for Science and Technology, Amman, 1992-1995, Ministry of Water Resources and Irrigation, Amman, since 1996.

Worked with numerous international agencies in civil engineering related problems in the Middle East. Participated in numerous conferences.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor 55 specialized articles to professional journals.

Membership

Founder and president Jordan University of Science and Technology Alumni Association, Amman, 1992-1994. Member American Society of Civil Engineers-SAS, Indian Geotechnical Society (annual prize 1995), New York Academy of Sciences.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Chess, jogging, tennis.

Connections

Married Salwa Ibrahim Sinan Al-Bayati, May 7, 1995. 1 child, Farah.

father:
Shaher Mansour Al-H.

mother:
Hayat Khazer (Al-Ahmad) Al-H.

spouse:
Salwa Ibrahim Sinan Al-Bayati

child:
Farah Al-Homoud