Dr. Abdul Rahim Sabouni at Structural Engineering Professor and Professional Civil Engineer (35+ years of experience)
Dr. Sabouni is a Structural Engineering Professor and Professional Civil Engineer with more than 35 years of academic and professional experience. He holds a PhD degree from Cornell University and a Master’s degree from the George Washington University in Civil engineering. Solution-oriented, with exceptional communication, and organizational development skills and academic leadership roles including twice past university president. On the professional engineering side, Dr. Sabouni is a seasoned certified Professional Engineer with diverse management background and proven achievements encompassing all facets of engineering project management, design, construction, contracts, claims, and quality assurance. He is the founder CEO of the Span Management Consulting, and he had assumed the posts of the Building Design Expert, and Technical and Projects Adviser in Abu Dhabi Municipality. Dr. Sabouni is a registered Professional Engineer in Ontario, Fellow of the American Concrete Institute and the founding president of the ACI-UAE Chapter, Fellow and Life Member of the American Society of Civil Engineers and ex-President of the ASCE-UAE Section, and Fellow and chartered construction manager of CIOB, UK. He is the ex-editor of a refereed scientific engineering Journal, the first recipient of the George Winter Award from Cornell University, and the recipient the 10-year Golden Visa for talented persons in the UAE.