Naif A. Alghamdi is a lecturer at the Faculty of Architecture and Planning, King Saud University (KSU), Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. He is an architect, who trained at KSU between 2002 and 2007. While working as a full-time teaching assistant at KSU in 2008, he also provided consultation for several professional practices in Saudi Arabia. Naif holds postgraduate degrees in both Project Management and Architecture from the Bartlett, University College London (UCL), London, United Kingdom. Currently, he is a Ph.D. Candidate at the Faculty of Architecture and Built Environment, Delft University of Technology, (TU Delft), Netherlands. His thesis title is 'Sustainability on University Campuses in Saudi Arabia: Challenges and Potential Solutions’. The innovative nature of this project attracted funding from KSU. During his study, he has participated in a number of international research workshops, seminars and conferences. Professional memberships include the Society of College and University Planners (SCUP), the Association of Higher Education Facilities Officers (APPA), the Saudi Umran Society of Architects (SUSA) and the Saudi Council of Engineers (SCE).