Professor Dr Abdallah Shanableh received his Masters and PhD in Civil Engineering from University of Texas at Austin, USA. He is the founder and General Chair of International Forum on Engineering Education. He is also the Founder and General Chair of ‘Towards Sustainable Development International Conference’. He is currently serving as the Director of Research Institute of Sciences and Engineering, University of Sharjah, United Arab Emirates. He received Fulbright Scholarship and a number of teaching, research and community service awards at the University of Sharjah and Queensland University of Technology. He also served as Senior Lecturer at Queensland University of Technology (QUT), Australia during 1996-2002.
Professor Shanableh has published widely in sustainability, waste water engineering and engineering education. His significant research includes biofuels production from waste products, water and wastewater treatment using modified clays and quality assurance in engineering education.