Associate Professor, Faculty of Engineering and Information Sciences, University of Wollongong Dubai
- Seismic Design
- Safety Implementations for Concrete Structures
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Dr Kamal Jaafar is an Associate Professor in Engineering Management at the Faculty of Engineering and Information Sciences.
He holds BS, MPhil and PhD degrees in Civil Engineering from the University of Cambridge, and an MBA from the Ashcroft International Business School in Cambridge. He also undertook studies in international relations at Harvard University. In 2004, he was honoured by Prince Charles as a Fellow of the Cambridge Overseas Trust. In 2005 his research won first prize at the Royal College of Physicists in London organised by KRSF.
Dr Jaafar he has been honoured by the Lebanese government for his academic achievements. His research interests focuses on seismic design and safety implementations for concrete structures. His research has been published in well known engineering journals such as the ACI Journal, Canadian Journal for Civil Engineers, and Magazine of Concrete Research. He has presented his research at various international conferences in UK, USA, Greece and Italy.
Dr Jaafar is a corporate consultant and a trainer in Project Management.