Abdulsalam ZIDAN

 

 

PERSONNEL INFORMATION

 

Tel

Office: +963 116664587 – fax :+963 116664867

E-mail

 

drzeidane@gmail.com

 

Qualifications

• Title of qualification awarded

Ph.D. – Doctorate in civil engineering

• Name of organization

University of Marne-la-vallée – Paris - France

• Principal subjects/occupational

Planning and organization of infrastructure projects.

• Title of qualification awarded

 

Master of science

• Name of organization

 

Ecole Central de Lille - France

• Principal subjects/occupational

 

The use of simulation in decision making.

• Title of qualification awarded

Bsc. in civil engineering

• Name of organization

Damascus University – Faculty of civil engineering

• Principal subjects/occupational

Structure and construction industry

 

 

experiences

• Dates (from – to)

04-2011 TILL  NOW

• Position

Director of Skills & Career Counseling Center

• Name and address of employer

Damascus University

• Type of business or sector

Planning, management, HR.

• Dates (from – to)

07-2008 To 03-2012

• Position

National Project Director of Career Management Center

• Name and address of employer

UNDP, Damascus Office

• Type of business or sector

Project management

• Dates (from – to)

04-2008 To 04-2012

• Position

Syrian coordinator of project  Enhancement of Quality Assurance and institutional Planning at Arab Universities”.

• Name and address of employer

UNDP, Amman Office

• Type of business or sector

Coordination and administration

• Dates (from – to)

03-2003 till now

• Position

Associate Professor

• Name and address of employer

Damascus University,  faculties of : civil engineering, Architecture, IT

High institute for administrative development .

• Type of business or sector

Education – Teaching : Engineering economy,  Data Base management system, computer science, planning and organisation, Marketing, Business administration, project management, strategy formulation

 

• Dates (from – to)

06-2005 till now

• Position

Consultant

• Name and address of employer

GTZ, the Order of Syrian engineers , Go Green Group, SAKR Co., United Builders Cp,.

• Type of business or sector

Business development, communication strategy, Human resources training, project management.

 

Research & Publication

 

 

2013, “Factors Affecting Design Quality in Construction Industry in Syria”, Journal of Engineering Sciences, Damascus University.

2012, “An attempt to enhance the methods of obtaining the basic solution of the transportation model by introducing some alteration to such method”, Iraqi Journal of Civil Engineering.

2011, “The use of information technology in construction industry, barriers and implementation development”. Journal of Engineering Sciences, Alforat University.

2011, “Developing a model for decision support in equipments maintenance strategy”, Journal of Engineering Sciences, Damascus University

- 2004, "Application of fuzzy set theory to estimation of realization delay of tunnels in cities “, in 4th international conference on decision making in urban and civil engineering, porto, Portugal, 28-30octobre 2004.

 

- 2001, "Application de la logique floue à l'estimation des délais de réalisation des tunnels en villes“, in Rencontres francophones sur la logique floue et ses applications, Mons, Belgique, 26-27 novembre 2001, Cépadues Editions, pp. 273-280.

 

- 2001, "Aide à la décision au stade de la programmation de projet“, in XIXèmes rencontres unversitaires de génie civil, COSS‘ 2001. Lille - Villeneuve d'Ascq, pp. 432-439.

 

 - 2000, "Démarche d’estimation des délais de réalisation des tunnels en site urbain en  phase de programmation“, in 2ème Conférence internationale sur l‘aide à la décision, Lyon, vol. 2, pp. 1213-1224.

 

- 1999, "La gestion de la réalisation d'un tunnel en site urbain“, in Journées Internationales de l'AFTES, Paris, 19-23 octobre 1999

 

Supervising master’s thesis (Damascus University):

- Developing information exchange system for decision makers in construction companies.

- Factors and criteria of residential project execution time.

- Development of constructability implementation for building projects during design stage.

- Developing a model for managing performance for construction projects.

masters in progress (Damascus University):

- Risk management in construction industry.

- Managing uncertainty in time estimation of projects.

- Supply chain management in infrastructure projects.

- Construction site layout.

- Use in Neural network in project management.

 

languages

 

Arabic, mother-tongue

 

 Good English , Excellent French

 

 

Technical skills

 

 

Very good working knowledge of computer systems and software: Primavera, MS Project, and Database Management Systems.