CURRICULUM VITAE

 

PERSONAL INFORMATION

NAME: Abdulaziz S. Al-Turbak

DATE OF BIRTH:                               November 26, 1945

NATIONALITY:                                 SAUDI ARABIAN     

GENDER & MARITAL STATUS:      MALE & MARRIED

POSTAL ADDRESS:                          P.O. Box 800, Riyadh 11421, SAUDI ARABIA

Phone +966-1-4677088 - Fax: 966-1-4673517

e-mail:  turbak@ksu.edu.sa

 

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONS

Ph.D. (1983):   Colorado State University, U.S.A.

M.S.  (1978):   Colorado State University, U.S.A.

B.S.   (1971):   University of Wisconsin, U.S.A.

Major Field:     Hydrology and Water Resources

 

MAJOR ACADEMIC AND ADMINISTRATIVE  APPOINTMENTS

1995 - Now     Professor, Civil Engineering Department, King Saud University (KSU), Saudi Arabia

1989 - 1995     Associate Professor, Civil Engineering Department, KSU

1983 - 1989     Assistant Professor, Civil Engineering Department, KSU

 

1999 - present  Dean, College of Engineering, KSU

1988 - 1992     Chairman, Civil Engineering Department, KSU

1995 - 1999     Member of the board of Journal of Engineering Sciences, KSU

1996 - 1999     Member of the KSU Scientific Council and

Member of College of Engineering Council

 

CONSULTANCY AND PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES

-                     Member of many past and present technical committees (working on water related problems)

-                     Consultant to Ministry of Agriculture & Water 1984 – 1988

-                     Consultant to Ministry of Planning 1993 – Now

-                     Participated in many consultative works to governmental and non-governmental organization and institutions.

 

SCIENTIFIC & RESEARCH ACTIVITIES

-                     Published more than 40 articles and lectures in local, regional and international journals and conferences

-                     Participated as a principal investigator and co-investigator in many research projects funded by KACST (King Abdulaziz City for Science and Technology)

-                     Review of many articles submitted to refereed regional and international journals

-                     Review of Promotional papers

-                     Membership in many scientific societies and organizations including IWRA, ASCE, IAHS, GWSE