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Husam A. Alshareef Ph.D., LEED AP BD+C

Assistant Professor and Construction Management Program Director

Husam A. Alshareef Ph.D., LEED AP BD+C
Contact Info
Office:
LARC 308
Office Hours:
M
W
11:00am - 1:00pm
F
2:00pm - 3:00pm

Bio

BACKGROUND

Dr. Husam Alshareef is an assistant professor in the School of Engineering (SoE) and the construction management program director at Colorado State University Pueblo (CSUP). He is also a LEED accredited professional with expertise in Sustainable Design and Construction. Before CSU Pueblo, Dr. Alshareef has worked as an adjunct professor at Kansas State University and a civil engineer at the City of Wichita, Kansas (Engineering Division of Public Works and Utilities). Before that, Dr. Alshareef has held various roles during his combined 10-years of experience in the construction industry (Public and Private Sectors), working on Commercial, residential, Institutional, and Healthcare Developments. Some of these roles were: Project Manager, Estimating Engineer, Superintendent & Safety Manager, Project Engineer, and Owner's representative.

EDUCATION

  • Ph.D. in Civil Engineering from Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS (2018)
  • Master of Science in Building Construction and Facility Management/ Track: Integrated Project Delivery (IPD), from Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA (2013)
  • Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering from Al-Mustansiriyah University, Baghdad, Iraq (2007). Ranked 3rd in the graduating class

EMPLOYMENT HISTORY

  • Aug 2022 - Present: Construction Management Program Director
  • Aug 2019 – Present: Assistant Professor at CSU Pueblo
  • Aug 2018 – July 2019: Adjunct Professor at Kansas State University
  • May 2018 – Aug 2019: Engineer at the City of Wichita, Engineering Division of Public Works and Utilities. Wichita, KS
  • June 2013 – Aug 2016: Estimating Engineer, Superintendent, and Safety Manager at Turner Construction Corporation, Atlanta, GA (Healthcare and Commercial developments)
  • Feb 2010 – May 2013: Project Manager at R. James Properties, Atlanta, GA (Residential developments)
  • May 2007 – April 2009: Project Engineer at Iraq Land Company, Oman, Muscat (Municipal projects)

BOOK PUBLICATIONS

PEER-REVIEWED PUBLICATIONS

  • Alshareef, H. A., Al Shboul, K. W., Rasheed, H. A., & Abouelleil, A. (2022). Analytical-Based application software for Estimating remaining fatigue life of Non-Cantilevered sign structures. Engineering Structures, 262, 114315.
  • Al Shboul, K. W., Rasheed, H. A., & Alshareef, H. A. (2021, December). Intelligent approach for accurately predicting fatigue damage in overhead highway sign structures. In Structures (Vol. 34, pp. 3453-3463). Elsevier.
  • Alshareef, H. A., Vallejos, K., Aguilar, P., Leasure, D., & Trueblood, C. (2020). Involving Stakeholders at early Stage of the Design Process to Improve Reward Points Allocation. El Río: A Student Research Journal, 3(1), 3-13.
  • Alshareef, H. A., Clark, A., Milyard, A., Robert, H., & Hund, B. (2020). LEED Process Assessments and Efficiency Improvements for Renovated Buildings. El Río: A Student Research Journal, 3(1), 14-21.
  • Alshareef, H. A., Rasheed, H., Abdulkareem A. “Dynamic Software to 45- year Wind Speed Database Anywhere in the State of Kansas,” Advanced in Engineering Software to be submitted in May 2020.
  • Alshareef, H. A., Rasheed, H., Abouelleil, A. and Al-masri, R. “Remaining Fatigue Life Evaluation for Highway Overhead Sign and Support Structures,” ASCE Journal of Structural Engineering, December 2018.
  • Alshareef, H A. (2018). Initial Analytical Investigation of Overhead Sign Trusses with Respect to Remaining Fatigue Life and Predictive Methods for Inspection (Doctoral dissertation).
  • Wasmi, H. A., & Castro-Lacouture, D. (2016). Potential Impacts of BIM-Based Cost Estimating in Conceptual Building Design: A University Building Renovation Case Study. In Construction Research Congress 2016 (pp. 408-417).

CONFERENCE PROCEEDINGS

  • Wasmi, H. A., & Castro-Lacouture, D. Potential Impacts of BIM-Based Cost Estimating in Conceptual Building Design: A University Building Renovation Case Study.
  • Alshareef, H., Rasheed H., Abouelleil, A. and Al-masri, R. “Remaining Fatigue Life Evaluation for Highway Overhead Sign and Support Structures,” Kansas State University (Research and the State)

PROFESSIONAL REGISTRATION

  • LEED AP BD+C – Credential ID 10959232-AP-BD+C
    • Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Accredited Professional (AP) Building Design and Construction (BD+C), U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) 2021 – Present
  • LEED Green Associate – Credential ID 10959232-Green-Associate
    • Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Green Associate, U.S. Green
    • Building Council (USGBC) 2014 – May, 2021

CERTIFICATIONS

  • Certified Instructor- GTA Professional Development Program at Kansas State University earned in 2018
  • Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design LEED AP BD+C from USGBC earned in 2020
  • OSHA 30-hour certificate, Atlanta, GA earned in 2014 and under regular renewal
  • Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Green Associate from USGBC earned in 2014
  • Certified in Community Leadership and Discernment in Body Language from GALEO Institute, Atlanta, GA earned in 2012
  • Certified in Microsoft Project, AutoCAD, and program Management from New Horizon Institute earned in 2009

TRAININGS

  • Professional Development on Online and Hybrid Teaching, 21-hour, August 2020
  • Club President, Competent Leader, and Competent Communicator from Toastmaster International during 2017-2019, Public speaking and public communicating trainer for two years
  • Received training on STAAD Pro from KDOT, MASTAN 2 form Kansas State University on 2016
  • Sustainability b) Green building c) BIM’s family such as Revit, Innovaya, and Naviswork d) RISA software e) MASTAN 2 software f) STAAD software. Received training on these software and applications throughout my career in the industry and education

AWARDS

  • Triple Crown Pin Award, 2019, Toastmasters International - Manhattan, KS
  • Competent leader Award, 2017, Toastmasters International - Manhattan, KS
  • Competent Communicator Award, 2016, Toastmasters International - Manhattan, KS
  • Best Safety Performance Award, 2015, Turner Construction Corporation – Atlanta, GA

AFFILIATIONS

  • USGBC Colorado Market Leadership Advisory Board member
  • United State Green Build Council (USGBC) Member, 2014 - Present  

TEACHING EXPERIENCE & INTERESTS

  • Construction Management (CET303) [Spring of 2020, 2021, 2022]
  • Building Cost Estimating (CET304) [Spring of 2020, 2021, 2022]
  • Planning and scheduling (CM351) [Spring of 2020, 2021, 2022]
  • Concrete and Steel Structures (CM341) [Spring of 2020, 2021, 2022]
  • Construction Accounting and Finance (CM465) [Spring 2021, 2022]
  • Statics and Structures (CM231) [Fall of 2019, 2020, 2021]
  • Introduction to Construction Management (CM101) [Fall of 2019, 2020, 2021]
  • Wood Structural System (CM330) [Fall of 2019, 2020, 2021]
  • LEED Lab (CET437) [Fall of 2019, 2020, 2021]
  • Cooperative Education Replacement (CM496) [Fall of 2021]
  • Construction Accounting and Finance (CM465) [Spring of 2020, 2021, 2022]
  • Construction Law (CM461) [Fall of 2022)
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