Biography

Amer EL-HAMOUZ is a full member of AIChE, IChemE, member of the Jordanian Engineering Association. He is Full professor of Chemical Engineering (Reaction and Separations systems), Director of University Practical Training Centre

  1. EL-Hamouz joint the department of chemical engineering in 1997 as a founder of the department. Professor El-Hamouz is a winner of St Andrews prize 2001. In 2011 he was appointed as the director of practical training center. Between the years 2002 -2007 he was a member of the Editorial board of the Process Safety and Environmental Protection Journal, published by the Institute of Chemical Engineers, UK. In 2005 professor EL-HAMOUZ spend his sabbatical year in Unilever –UK where he gained more practical experience in structured fluids. He has a good contact with the Palestinian chemical industry and he served as a technical consultant for several companies. Some of his final year graduation projects are to tackle real environmental/industrial problems. Since 2010 he is a member of the reviewing committee “Made in Palestine”. EL-Hamouz is a team leader for several projects on the utilization of solid waste in producing valuable products funded by PARC. Currently Professor El-Hamouz is the director of a project named “Improvement of Students Skills towards Employment Enhancement: Collaboration between An-Najah Training and Innovation Centers with Palestinian Food Industries Union ( PFIU)”.
  • During the last 15 years, Professor EL-Hamouz was involved in several projects related to Emulsification of silicone oil in water in agitated tanks and high shear devices, Hazardous solid waste management, medical waste management, environmental impact assessment, mixing in the pharmaceutical industry and its related environmental impact. Professor El-Hamouz has more than 10 year working experience in projects related to institutional aspects and capacity building of water, wastewater and solid waste management. Additionally he has more than 10 years in Hazardous waste management and he was appointed as National Hazardous waste management consultant.
  • Professor EL-Hamous has more than 6 years professional experience and freelance consultant in strategic planning and development, institutional capacity building, administration quality improvement, socio-economic studies, needs assessment studies, feasibility studies, and occupational health and safety. training

 

Since 2001, EL-Hamouz was involved in refereeing several articles published by impacted factor journals in the area, of environmental engineering and chemical Engineering disciplines.

In the academic year 2013-2014 he was the Dean of the Faculty of Engineering and Information Technology.

In addition to these, He supervised and being an internal and external examiner for more than 14 M.Sc students, in energy and environment topics as well as safety engineering topics. Professor El-Hamouz teaches graduate and undergraduate level courses.

Professor EL-Hamouz published more than 36 papers in refereed Journals and international conferences

 

 

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Education
Institution
UMIST
Country
United Kingdom
Degree
PhD
Faculty
Engineering
Department
Chemical Engineering
Thesis
Complex Reactions and Imperfect Mixing in Stirred Semi-Batch
Speciality
Reaction and Separation Systems
Sub speciality
Duration
1990 - 1992
Institution
UMIST
Country
United Kingdom
Degree
MSc
Faculty
Engineering
Department
chemical engineering
Thesis
Effect of Macro mixing on a Competitive Consecutive Reaction in a Semi-Batch Stirred vessels
Speciality
Reaction and Separation System
Sub speciality
Duration
1988 - 1990
Institution
JUST
Country
Jordan
Degree
BSc
Faculty
Engineering
Department
Chemical Engineering
Thesis
مشروع تخرج
Speciality
Chemical Engineering
Sub speciality
Duration
1983 - 1988
Employment History
Country
Palestine
Institution
Chemical Engineering Dept- An-Najah University
Position/Job Description
Professor Of Chemical Engineering
Period
Oct. 5, 2011 - May 19, 2016
Country
Palestine
Institution
Chemical Engineering Dept- An-Najah University
Position/Job Description
Director of the Project" improvement of Students Skills Towards Employment Enhancement: Collaboration Between An-Najah Training and Innovation Centers with PFIU
Period
Sept. 17, 2013 - Sept. 17, 2016
Country
Palestine
Institution
Faculty of Engineering and Information Technology
Position/Job Description
• Dean of the Faculty of Engineering and Information Technology
Period
Aug. 1, 2013 - Aug. 1, 2014
Country
United Kingdom
Institution
University of Manchester
Position/Job Description
Visiting Professor
Period
July 5, 2005 - Aug. 1, 2006
Country
United Kingdom
Institution
Unilever Company UK
Position/Job Description
Visiting Researcher
Period
June 1, 2007 - Aug. 6, 2008
Publications
Courses
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