Ayman F. Wanas , Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Biography
Education
Field Of Interest
Publications
Teaching
Courses
Office hours
Others

Biography

  • Starting out as a Graduate Teaching Assistant in 1985, I soon founded my little office for professional practice, which eventually grew up to be a limited liability company in 2009. I worked for Helwan University, Cairo for 21 years. During this time, I also taught as a visiting professor in various other universities in Cairo and Alexandria, Egypt. In 2004, I was awarded a Post-Doctoral research fund to Oklahoma State University, USA. In 2005 I joined AAST as a visiting professor then, joined as a full faculty member in 2006. In 2007 I got appointed as The Head of Architectural Engineering and Environmental Design Department. At the beginning of 2014 I was promoted to Vice Dean of Engineering for Training and Community Service

Courses Added

Courses Added
CourseAcademic yearTerm

AR415 - Architectural Design 5

2012 Spring View All Content
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AR501 - Architectural Design Graduation Project

2013 Fall View All Content
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AR501 - Architectural Design Graduation Project

2014 Spring View All Content
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Spring - 2014
DayFromTo
Sunday 10am 12pm

Education

  • Post doctoral in Urban Design - The Influence of native arts on contemporary architecture, Department of Architecture, College of Engineering, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, Oklahoma, USA., Jun 2006
  • Doctor of philosophy in Urban Conservation and Preservation, Drpartment of Architecture, College of Engineering, Helwan University, Jan 2001
  • Master of Science in Urban Conservation and Preservation, Drpartment of Architecture, College of Engineering, Helwan University, Jan 1993
  • Bachelor of Architectural Engineering in Architectural Engineering, Department of Architecture, College of Engineering, Cairo University, Jun 1984

List of Publications

    • Dr. Ayman Wanas, "Political Drifts: Implications Upon Urban Space and Place With special reference to Cairo, Egypt" , Proceedings of the International Conference on 'Cities, People and Places'- ICCPP-2013 October 15th -16th, 2013, Colombo, Sri Lanka , 2013.
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    • Ayman Wanas, Ph.D. Sherif Elfiki, Ph.D, "The Influence of Native Symbolism and Mythology upon Contemporary American Architecture" , Scientific Magazine of Faculty of Fine Arts, Alexandria University Alexandria, Egypt. , 2008.
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    • Dr. Ayman Wanas, "Contemporary Native American Architecture of northern America The cultural dimension and Innovation Paradox." , Scientific Magazine, Faculty of Fine Arts, Alexandria University, Alexandria, Egypt. , 2006.
           
           
    • Dr. Ayman Wanas, "Towards A Better Visual-Perceptual Urban Experience. The Visual dimension of Smart Growth Theory, An Analytical / Visual Study on Contemporary Urban Development." , Appropriating Architecture Taming Urbanism In The Decades of Transformation, Cairo University , 2006.
           
           
    • Dr. Ayman Wanas, "Indigenous Art and Contemporary Architecture and Urban Design" , The First Conference on Sustainable Architecture and Urban Development, Department of Architecture, Cairo University. , 2003.
           
           
    • Dr. Ayman Wanas, "Students and Teachers, Do they speak the same Language? – Towards a better means to communicate" , the First International Conference on Architectural Education for the new millennium, UIA Architectural Education Commission, , Bibliotheca Alexandria, Egypt. , 2003.
           
           
    • Dr. Ayman Wanas, "Essential partnership between NGOs’ research funding and governmental organizations in developing countries - a contemporary approach to conservation" , the Second International Conference of Association of Architecture Schools of Australasia, DESIGN + RESEARCH, Project Based Research in Architecture, Melbourne University, Melbourne, Australia. , 2002.
           
           
    • Dr. Ayman Wanas, Dr. Hisham Khairy, "TOWARDS AN ARCHITECTURAL HERITAGE TIME-MAP, The Fourth Dimension, Future’s new approach to conservation/preservation, Islamic Cities Historic Maps Project and the ECAI/TIME-MAP Methodology" , UIA First International Conference of the WPAHR-V on Architecture & Heritage, Bibliotheca Alexandria, Egypt. , 2001.
           
           

Teaching

  • AR501 Graduation Project Studio

    AR717 Urban Design

Fields of Interest

  • Culture Studies
  • Urban Conservation and Preservation
  • Architecture Design
  • Native Arts and Architecture
  • Urban Design
  • Arts and Architecture
  • Urban Theory

Others

  • Painting, Sketching
    SDI Diving Instructor,
    Cycling

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