COURSES TAUGHT

  • Statics
  • Strength of Material
  • Concrete Technology and Engineering Material
  • Structure Analysis (1&2)
  • Reinforced Concrete Design (1&2)
  • Soil Mechanics
  • Engineering Foundation
  • Bridge Engineering
  • Selected topics in Civil Engineering
  • Surveying
  • Structural System
  • Construction and Installation of Building
  • Technical Writing
  • Engineering Ethics

ACADEMIC RANKS

Rank University Country Date
Assistant Professor January 2020

QUALIFICATION

Degree Institute Specialization Country Date
Phd University of Leeds, UK Structural August 1989
Masters Degree University of Sofia, Bulgaria Structural September 1984

WORK EXPERIENCE

Job Title Institute Country Time Period
Lecturer Al-Ahliyya Amman University October 2020 - January Present
Head of civil engineering departmen Al-Ahliyya Amman University September 2018 - September 2020
Lecturer German Jordan University October 2015 - September 2018
Specific topics - Bridge Maintenance, Concrete Repair Method, Building Finishes and Project Management Professional coaching March 2010 - November 2015
Member in the committee of Drafting Code for the Maintenance of Bridges in Jordan Ministry of Public Works and Housing April 2010 - October 2017
Lecturer University of Alzaytoonah October 2009 - September 2018
Project Management Officer Rawdah Arabia Contracting June 2008 - September 2009
Principal Engineer-Infrastructure/Project Manager Arabtech Jardaneh December 2007 - January 2008
Project Manager Sama Jordan July 2006 - November 2006
Constructuction Manager Rawdah Arabia Contracting June 2005 - July 2006
Senior Bridge Engineering Bradford Metropolitan District Council. June 2001 - November 2004
Senior Bridge Engineering Cumbria County Council May 1998 - October 2001
Project Manager New Granada Leeds Limited January 1996 - January 1997
Bridge Engineer/Site Engineer Mott MacDonald Group January 1990 - January 1995
Teaching Assistant University of Leeds January 1985 - January 1989

RESEARCH INTERESTS

  • Bridges (Design and Maintenance) Earthquake resisting structures Concrete Technology and Materials Transportation Engineering Nanotechnology in Pavement design Fluid flow and Heat transfer

RESEARCHES & PUBLICATIONS

  • Prof. Rajai Z. Al-Rousan (2020) Response of Reinforced Concrete Slabs Strengthened with CFRP. JOURNAL OF Engineering Science and Technology Review, Journal of Engineering Science and Technology Review 13 (6) (2020) 125 - 129
  • Nabil Hazim, Subhi Bazlamit, Zaydoun Abu Salem, Omar Alghazawi and Issam Odeh. (2019) Determination of Critical Gap and Follow-up Time At Roundabouts in Jordan. Roads and Bridges Dorgi i Mosty, 18 (2019) 227-234
  • Mustafa Abdullah, Omar Alghazawi, Mohammad AlAyyad (2019) Effect of Non-uniform Heat Source and Radiation on Transient MHD Flow Past a Vertical Moving Plate with Inclined Magnetic Field and Periodic Heat Flux . Engineering, Technology & Applied Science Research, Vol. 9, No. 4, 4361-4366
  • D. Shehadeh, R. Al-Saleh, O. Alghazawi (2016) Effect of Height of Reinforced Concrete Frame on Ductility Factor, Response Modification Factor, and Overstrength Factor when Subjected to carrying Accelerograms. (ZEC 2016), Amman-Jordan, Proceedings of the 3rd International Conference on Environmental Design and Innovation
  • Dr. Aziz Abid and Dr. Omar Alghazawi (2012) Climatic modeling in traditional houses space: An approach in design strategies for energy-efficient house. Climatic modeling in traditional houses space: An approach in design strategies for energy-efficient house, ZEC Infrastructure 2012
  • Dr. Aziz Abid and Dr. Omar Alghazawi (2011) The Ideal Structural System in Hospital Buildings. The 5th International Civil Engineering Conference, 222

CONFERENCES & WORKSHOPS

Conference Title Type of Participation Location Date
International Conference on Environmental Design and Innovation Paper/Poster April 2016
International Engineering Conference on Design and Innovation in Infrastructure Paper/Poster April 2012
5th International Civil Engineering Conference Paper/Poster April 2011

CONSULTING & TRAINING COURSES

Title Location Date
he use of nanotechnology in paved and agricultural roads Engineering Faculty - Al-Ahliyya Amman University 2019
The use of nanotechnology in paved and agricultural roads Al-ahliyya Amman University - Amman 2019
Evaluation of some international practices for improving road safety Engineering Faculty - Al-Ahliyya Amman University 2018

THESIS SUPERVISION

Title Location Date
N/A 2020

AWARDS AND SCHOLARSHIP

Title Location Date
N/A 2020