Haithem A. El-Hammali

Assistant Professor

Contact

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Specialization

Building Information Modeling in Design & Construction, Computer Aided Design, Sustainable Design.

Education

  • August 2015
    Ph.D. Interior & Environmental Design Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX

  •   May 2014
    M.Sc. Environmental Design. Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX

  •   July 2005
    M.Sc. Architectural Computing Studies. University of Strathclyde. Glasgow, Scotland.

  •   June 2004
    Postgraduate Diploma (PG). Computer Aided Building Design, (RIBA II). University of Strathclyde. Glasgow, Scotland.

  •   July 2000
    B.Sc. Architecture and Urban Planning. University of Garyounis. Benghazi, Libya. 

Biography

Dr. Haithem A. El-Hammali., Ph.D., LIA, EDRA, is an Assistant Professor of Interior Design at VCUarts Qatar. 

Teaching Experience

Assistant Professor – (August 2016 – June 2018)
Virginia Commonwealth University School of the Arts in Qatar 

Research Assistant – (May 2011 – July 2014)
Texas Tech University 

Instructor – (May 2011 – July 2014)
Texas Tech University 

Lecturer – (Sep 2000 – July 2010)
University of Benghazi (Garyounis) 

Previous Professional Experience

GIS/CAD Engineering– (May 2015 – Aug 2016)
City of Lubbock 

CAD Engineering– (Sept 2014 – May 2015)
CHR Solutions

Architect (LIA). – (Sept 2007 – Jan 2010)
Libyan Engineering Office – DCI International 

Publications

PUBLICATIONS & CONFERENCE PROCEEDINGS

El-Hammali, H., Amor, C., & Pati, D. (2017). Implementation of Building Information Modeling: Industry Practices and Academic Needs. 11th International Conference on Design Principles & Practices. Toronto, Canada.

El-Hammali, H., Amor, C., & Pati, D. (2017). Building Information Modeling: Challenges in Implementation for Academia and Industry. The Environmental Design Research Association (EDRA 48) Conference. Madison, Wisconsin. United States

El-Hammali, H., Amor, C. (2017). Building Information Modeling (BIM) in Design Pedagogy. Effervescence between Analog & Digital Approaches. Tasmeem Doha Conference 2017. Doha Qatar.

El-Hammali, H., Amor, C. (2017). BIM in Interior Design Education in Addressing the Needs of Contemporary Design Practice- An Exploratory Study. ICERI2017. 10th annual International Conference of Education, Research and Innovation. Seville- Spain.

El-Hammali, H., Granberg, J., & Suleiman, M., & (2017). Towards a Meta- proficiency in Design Education. The 5th International Symposium and Conference On Creative Education. Tampere-Finland.

Granberg, J., Suleiman, M., & El-Hammali, H. (2017). The Inverse Relation Between Scaffolding and Complexity in Design Education. 9th International Conference on Education and New Learning Technologies. Barcelona, Spain. 3-5 July, 2017.ISBN: 978-84-697-3777-4 / ISSN: 2340-1117. doi: 10.21125/edulearn.2017 

Suleiman, M., Granberg, J., & El-Hammali, H. (2017). Meta Studio – A Model for Synergy & Convergence in Interior Design Education. IDEC Innovative Teaching Ideas. Collaboration and Interdisciplinary Teaching.

Granberg, J., Suleiman, M., El-Hammali, H., & Andres, A. (2017). The Small Place in a Vast Space: Unleashing the Meta Team. Qatar Faculty Forum (QFF). Georgetown University. Doha-Qatar

Granberg, J., Suleiman, M., & El-Hammali, H. (2017). Synergy and Convergence of Knowledge: The Vast Place in a Small Space. The 29th International Conference on Decision Technology and Intelligent Information Systems and General Session on Cybernetics, Synergetic and Systems Research. Baden-Baden, Germany. ISBN: 978- 1-897546-75-8

El-Hammali, H., & Shin, S., (2014). Human Factor and Design Studio Furniture Arrangement for Creative Learning Environment. The Hawaii International Conference on Education. Honolulu, Hawaii. United States.

El-Hammali, H., & Amor, C. (2014) Using BIM for Teaching Sustainable Interior Design. The Hawaii International Conference on Education. Honolulu, Hawaii. United States.

El-Hammali, H., & Amor, C. (2013). Building Information Modeling (BIM) in Interior & Environmental Design Education: A Correlation between BIM, & Sustainability. Hawaii International Conference on Arts and Humanities. Honolulu, HI, United States.

El-Hammali, H., Amor, C., Islam, Z., (2013). Impact of BIM on the Application of Sustainability Principles. The 44th International Conference on Environmental Design (EDRA44), in Providence, Rhode Island. USA

El-Hammali, H., Amor, C., (2013). The Effect of the Libyan Culture in Designing for Privacy. Hawaii International Conference on Arts and Humanities. Honolulu, HI, United States.

El-Hammali, H., & Gaines, K., (2013). Design a Care Unit for Alzheimer’s in Family Home Environment. 44th International Conference on Environmental Design (EDRA44), in Providence, Rhode Island. USA

El-Hammali, H., & Pati, D., (2013). Redesigning an Emergency Department, an Evidence-Based Design Approach. Hawaii International Conference on Arts and Humanities. Honolulu, HI, United States.

El-Hammali, H., & Pati, D., (2013). An Evidence-Based Design Approach for Redesigning an Emergency Department. 44th International Conference on Environmental Design (EDRA44), in Providence, Rhode Island. USA

El-Hammali, H., Shin, S., (2013). The Needs of Understanding Ergonomics and Design Studio Furniture Arrangement for Creative Learning Environment. 44th International Conference on Environmental Design (EDRA44), in Providence, Rhode Island. USA 

El-Hammali, H., Jobran, F. Walters, A., (2013). The impact of Space and Function on Human Behavior-Student Union Gathering Pavilion: An Observational Study. Hawaii International Conference on Arts & Humanities, Honolulu, Hawaii. United States.

El-Hammali, H., & Pati, D., (2012). Redesigning an Emergency Department Waiting Area Using an Evidence-Based Approach. EDRA International Conference, Seattle, WA. 

Honors

  •  (2017) Grant Proposal Collaboration with Texas A&M their Grant Proposal Project entitled “Reducing Cooling Costs via Innovative Thermal Management Techniques. (Under-Review)

  •   (2017) Best paper of EDULEARN 17- 9th annual International Conference on Education and New Learning Technologies, Barcelona, Spain.

  •   (2017) Meritorious Scholarly Contribution Award. The international institute for advanced studies in systems Research & Cybernetics. Baden-Baden, Germany.

  •   (2017) Academic Excellence Award. The international institute for advanced studies in systems Research & Cybernetics. Baden-Baden, Germany.

  •   (2017) Nominated. The Virginia Commonwealth University Teaching Award. Doha-Qatar.

  •   (2012) The Winner of (2012) NURTURE Healthcare Design Competition Nationwide (USA). Innovative Design for Cancer Center.

  •   (2012) Tech Parent scholarship, Lubbock, TX.

  •   (2011) Dean’s Additional Support Scholarship. College of Human Sciences, Lubbock, TX.

  •   (2010) Scholarship from the College of Human Sciences, Department of Design. Lubbock, TX.

  •   (2010-2013). The Canadian Bureau for International Education Scholarship (CBIE). Ottawa-Canada.

  •   (2001-2005). The University of Garyounis Scholarship. Benghazi-Libya