Mohammad Sharif Zami

mdszami@kfupm.edu.sa

Assistant Professor

Department of Architecture

King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals

Saudi Arabia

Editor

Biography

Dr. Mohammad Sharif Zami is working as an Assistant Professor of Architecture at the King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals (KFUPM) in Saudi Arabia for the last 09 years. Previously he lectured at Harare Polytechnic College, University of Zimbabwe, National University of Science and Technology (NUST) in Zimbabwe, University of Salford in England, and University of KwaZulu Natal (UKZN) in South Africa for 14 years. During this period, he has also worked as a freelance and consultant architect with various international architectural practices. His research interests include university landscape and urban design, earth construction, architectural heritage, conservation, environmental sustainability and housing. He has published over 40 journal and conference papers in these fields including several book chapters. He has successfully supervised over 10 (MArch, MSc & PhD) postgraduate students and reviewed more than 100 journal and conferenced articles. At present, he is appointed as editors and reviewers in more than dozen of international peer reviewed journals. Dr. Zami has earned a Bachelor of Architecture (BArch) degree from Khulna University of Bangladesh, Master of Philosophy (MPhil) degree from National University of Science and Technology (NUST) of Zimbabwe and Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) degree from University of Salford of United Kingdom.

Area of Interests

  • UNIVERSITY LANDSCAPE DESIGN
  • URBAN DESIGN
  • EARTH CONSTRUCTION
  • ARCHITECTURAL HERITAGE CONSERVATION
  • ENVIRONMENTAL SUSTAINABILITY
  • HOUSING