of Civil and Environmental Engineering of University of Alberta adds four new
Edmonton - The University of Alberta,Faculty
of Engineering announced on November 30 2011, the establishment of six (in
total) industrial research chairs capitalizing on research and teaching
leadership in areas as diverse as oil sands water treatment and decision-making
tools for the construction industry.The research chairs are funded through a
unique partnership between the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research
Council of Canada, the University an industrial and government partners,
representing a total investment of $14.2 million.
Among the newly elected industrial
research chairs is
Dr. Mohamed Al-Hussein, P Eng.
Professor in Construction Engineering and Management,
NSERC Industrial Research Chair in the Industrialization of Building
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering.
Dr. Mohamed Al Hussein graduated as Master of
Science, Civil Engineering, University of Architecture & Civil Engineering,
in Sofia, Bulgaria. 1988.
Doctorate of Philosophy, Construction Engineering
& Management, Concordia University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada. 1999
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