Professor Bassam Abu-Hijleh

Professor Bassam Abdel-Karim Abu-Hijleh
Dean of Faculty of Engineering and IT

Contact details

E-mail: [email protected]

Tel: +971-4-279-1447

Short Bio

I have 30+ years of post-PhD experience in higher education institutions covering teaching, research, post-graduate supervision (MSc & PhD), development of new programmes (UG, MSc, and PhD), and administration. My experience includes working in Jordan, Australia, and since 2006, the UAE. I have a strong background in energy related topics with special focus on Renewable Energy and Energy Management & Conservation. Published more than 130 international scientific articles. I also hold several, and is an accredited trainer for, several international professional certificates.

Degrees/Professional Qualifications

  1. Degree: PhD in Mechanical Engineering from The Ohio State University (1990)
  2. Professional Qualifications:
  3. LEED Accredited Professional (BD+C).
  4. AEE Certified Energy Manager (CEM) and accredited trainer.
  5. AEE Certified Energy Auditor (CEA) and accredited trainer.
  6. AEE Certified Measurement and Verification Professional (CMVP).
  7. AEE Certified Performance Contracting and Funding Professional (PCF) and accredited trainer.
  8. AEE Certified Building Commissioning Professional (CBCP) and accredited trainer.
  9. Member, American Society of Heating, Refrigerating, and Air-Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE)
  10. Member Association of Energy Engineers (AEE)
  11. Member Chartered Institute of Building Services Engineers (CIBSE)

The British University in Dubai

Block 11, 1st and 2nd floor, Dubai International Academic City PO Box 345015, Dubai, UAE

Tel: +971 4 279 1400

Whatsapp: +971 50 701 2843

Email: [email protected]