Lobna A. Sherif , Ph.D.

Professor

Biography
Education
Affiliation
Honours & Awards
Field Of Interest
Work Experience
Community Service
Publications
Funds and Projects
Teaching
Courses
Office hours

Biography

  • Participated in judging panel for RIBA Annie Spink awards for Excellence in Education 2010. AASTMT by the RIBA to jury the prestigious "Annie Spink Award for Excellence in Architectural Education 2010 ." The

Courses Added

Courses Added
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AR211 - Architectural Design 1

2002 Fall View All Content
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AR226 - Creativity & Innovation

2002 Fall View All Content
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AR232 - History & Theory of Architecture 2

2002 Fall View All Content
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AR516 - Architectural Design 6

2011 Fall View All Content
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AR516 - Architectural Design 6

2012 Fall View All Content
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AR516 - Architectural Design 6

2013 Fall View All Content
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AR516 - Architectural Design 6

2014 Spring View All Content
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Funds and Projects

  • Chair of the Committee for Urban and Architectural Character
    • Chair of the Committee for Urban and Architectural Character. National Organization for Urban Harmony. The Ministry of Culture March 2010.
    Funded Project
  • “Documentation Of Historical Inscriptions On The Monuments Of Cairo “
    • Assistant Director, American Research Center in Egypt Project: “Documentation Of Historical Inscriptions On The Monuments Of Cairo “
    Funded Project
Spring - 2014
DayFromTo
Monday 11am 12pm

Work Experience

  • Dean of Education Cairo, Dec 2012 - up till now
    AAST
  • Dean of Engineering (Cairo), Dec 2008 - Dec 2012
    AAST (Arab Academy for Science and Technology
  • Head of Department of Architecture and Environmental Design, Sep 2005 - Jan 2008
    Architecture and Environmental Design
    AAST (Arab Academy for Science and Technology)
  • Professor of Architecture , Jul 2003 - up till now
    Ain Shams University AASTMT
  • Partner-Designer, Jan 1989 - Jan 2007
    1989–present DESIGNS ASSOCIATES

Education

  • Doctor of Architecture in College of Architecture & Urban Planning, University of Michigan, USA , Jul 1987
  • Master of Architecture in Architecture, School of Architecture Washington University in St. Louis USA, Jul 1981
  • Bachelor of Science in Architecture in Architecture, Ain Shams University, Egypt, Jul 1979

List of Publications

    • Tarek M. Hanafi , Osama S. Tolba , Lobna A. Sherif and Khaled M. Dewidar., "“ The Third Meaning of the Sketch in Architecture”" , DRAWING OUT 2010: International Transdisciplinary Conference on Drawing, Melbourne, Australia , 2010.
           
           
    • • - م. دعاء كمال الدين كامل- ا.د. لبنى عبد العظيم شريف – ا.د. خالد محمد راغب دويدار- د. شيماء محمد كامل محمود – د. مجدي محمد ابراهيم. , "“Defining the Psychological Needs in Open Spaces”" , ” المجلة العلمية- كلية الهندسة- جامعة عين شمس. العدد 2 نوفمبر2009 Ain Shams University, Faculty Of Engineering, Scientific Bulletin, Nov 2009, no.2 , 2009.
           
           
    • Sherif, Lobna, "Cultural Theory –Architecture Theory: a Trans disciplinary Situation" , The International Scientific Conference held by the Faculty of Fine Arts, Cairo, , 2008.
           
           
    • Sherif, Lobna, "Cultural Theory –Architecture Theory: a Transdisciplinary Situation" , The International Scientific Conference held by the Faculty of Fine Arts, Cairo, Egypt on the occasion of its Centennial (1908 - 2008): "Fine Arts Egypt - 100 Years of Creativity"-October 2008 , 2008.
           
           
    • ا.د. لبني شريف, "معماريات مصريات" , المجلس الاعلي للثقافة , 2004.
           
           
    • Sherif, Lobna, "The Ideology of Rule and the Architecture of the Fatimids and the Mamluks” " , Proceedings of Al-Azhar Engineering Seventh International Conference, Cairo , 2003.
           
           
    • د. لبنى عبد العظيم شريف - م.تامر سمير حمزة, "“ملامح عمارة القاهرة فى النصف الاول من القرن التاسع عشر"" , النشرة العلمية- كلية الهندسة- جامعة عين شمس. العدد37/3 ، سبتمبر 2002 , 2002.
           
           
    • Sherif, Lobna, "“Architecture As A System Of Appropriation: Colonization In Egypt,”" , First International conference of the UIA-WPARHR-V on Architecture & heritage as a Paradigm for Knowledge and Development: Lessons of the Past, New Inventions and Future Challenges, Bibliotheca Alexandrina, Alexandria. 2-4 March 2002. , 2002.
           
           
    • Sherif, Lobna, "“The Changing Significance of Domes in Cairo” " , Proceedings of Al-Azhar Engineering Sixth International Conference, Cairo, 2000. Vol. 1. , 2000.
           
           
    • Sherif, Lobna and Faramawy, Ali, and Sherif, Yasser, "“The Allocation of Foundries: the Integration of Planning, Technology and Management”" , International Congress OICC: “Implementation Follow-up of Habitat Agenda in Islamic Cities,” Tunis, March 2000. , 2000.
           
           
    • Sherif, Lobna, "“The Multi-Faceted Realities of Recovery in Cairo.”" , Sites of Recovery. Architecture’s (inter)disciplinary role. Proceedings of The Fourth ‘Other Connections’ Conference, Beirut, Lebanon. October 25-28, 1999. , 1999.
           
           
    • Sherif, Lobna. , "“Between the Image of Self and the Expectations of the Other.” " , Manufacturing Heritage and Consuming Tradition. Development, Preservation and Tourism in the Age of Globalization. Sixth International Conference. Cairo, Egypt. December 15-19, 1998. , 1998.
           
           
    • Sherif, Lobna, "“The Architecture of Abbasiya: From Bourgeois to Middle Class.”" , Proceedings of Al-Azhar Engineering Fifth International Conference, Cairo, 1997. Vol. 1. , 1997.
           
           
    • Sherif, Lobna. , ""Curriculum Development: Architecture Education in Ain Shams”" , Journal of the Egyptian Society of Engineers, No. 3 (1995) vol. 34. , 1995.
           
           
    • Sherif, Lobna, "National Identity and Colonization in Egypt: Needs and Priorities." , Traditional Dwellings and Settlements, IASTE Working Paper Series, Tradition and Identity in Post-Colonial Nation Building, vol. 53, 1994. , 1994.
           
           
    • Sherif, Lobna, "Doing Away with the Traditional in the Architecture of 19th Century Cairo." , Doing Away with the Traditional in the Architecture of 19th Proceedings of Al-Azhar Engineering Third International Conference. Cairo, 1993. Vol. 1. , 1993.
           
           
    • Sherif, Lobna, "The Meaning of Minarets in Contemporary Mosques" , Proceedings of Al-Azhar Engineering Second International Conference, Cairo, 1991. Vol.1. , 1991.
           
           
    • Sherif, Lobna AbdelAzim, "Layers of Meanings: An Interpretive Analysis of Three Early Mamluk Buildings. " , Dissertation, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, 1988. , 1988.
           
           
    • Sherif, Lobna. and Polakow, Valerie, "An Ethnographic Portrait of Young Children’s Culture of Place" , Elements, Fall 1987, v. 19, n. 1. , 1987.
           
           
    • Sherif, Lobna. and Polakow, Valerie, "“Exploring the Meaning of Home, Neighborhood and Special Places with Children.” " , The Sixth International Human Science Research Conference, Ottawa, 1987 , 1987.
           
           
    • ا.د. لبني شريف, "النقد المعمارى و ثقافة المجتمع"" , ندوة مجلة رؤية معمارية عن " النشر المعماري و اثره على الارتقاء بثقافة المجتمع7 , 2007.
           
           
    • ا.د. لبنى عبد العظيم شريف, "التنوع و الاختلاف من خلال النظام" , ورشة عمل الاسس و المعليير الفنية للتنسيق الحضاري. المجلس الاعلى للتنسيق الحضاري , 2005.
           
           
    • ا.د. لبني شريف, "معماريات مصريات " , جامعة القاهرة كلية الهندسة , 2005.
           
           
    • ا.د. لبني شريف, "الاسس و المعليير الفنية للتنسيق الحضاري" , الجهازالقومي للتنسيق الحضاري , 2005.
           
           
    • Sherif, Lobna, "Architectures des XIXe et XXe en Egypte: du Néo-mauresque a l’Art Déco" , Round Table : Héliopolis, 100 ans , 2005.
           
           

Affiliation

  • Egyptian Engineering Syndicate

Teaching

  • Architecture Design 6
    Architecture Design 1
    Theories of Architecture
    History of Architecture
    Criticism in Architecture
    Creativity in Architecture
    Landscape Architecture
    Graduate : Architectural Design
    Graduate : Research Methods
    Graduate: Theories of Architecture

Fields of Interest

  • Architecture Design, History , Theory, Criticism
  • Education
  • Ethics

Honours & Awards

  • Excellent with Honors Ain Shams University college of Engineering
  • Peace Fellowship 1983

Community Service

  • • External Examiner of Masters and Ph. D. thesis in various National universities
  • • Supervisor of Numerous Masters and Ph. D. thesis in Architecture
  • Chair of ConferencesTechnical Sessions
    Member of the scientific committees and chair of sessions in International Conferences on Architecture organized by: • Ain Shams University Department of Architecture, • Cairo University-Department of Architecture, • Al-Azhar University-Faculty of Engineering • British University in Egypt
  • Coordinator/ Committee Member
    Post Graduate Curriculum Development for the Department of Architecture Faculty of Engineering, Ain Shams University. 1998 Under Graduate Curriculum Development for the Department of Architecture Faculty of Engineering, Ain Shams University. 2002
  • Member of RIBA judging panel
    • Member of judging panel of the RIBA Annie Spink Award for Excellence in Architectural Education held by the Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA), 2010
  • Raporteur
    • NGOs Cairo International Conference Improving the Living Environment for the Urban Poor, Towards Sustainable Development, Cairo 18-21, December 1995. • NGOs Arab Meeting Improving the Living Environment for the Urban Poor, Towards Sustainable Development, Cairo 16-18, December 1995.

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