The Electronic Journal of Geotechnical Engineering


Dr. Fathi Shaqour

Author of
Hydro-Compaction of Sand Fills
EJGE Vol. 9, Bun. D

Dr. Fathi Shaqour is an Assistant Professor at the Department of Applied Geology and Environment at the University of Jordan, Amman, Jordan. Dr. Shaqour received his B.S. in Geology and M.S. in Hydrogeology from the University of Jordan, and his Ph.D. in Engineering Geology from Leeds University. He worked in both consulting in geotechnical engineering and academic fields. His research mainly covers aspects related to engineering and environmental geology, geotechnical engineering, and hydrogeology. His current research focuses on the geotechnical characterization of sediments used as road bases in Jordan, in addition to case histories in engineering practice in the Middle East.

Recently, Dr. Shaqour has become the Assistant Dean of Graduate studies for development at the University of Jordan.

Contact information:
Dr. Fathi Shaqour
Assistant Professor
Dept. Applied Geology and Environment
University of Jordan