Full Name:
Abeer Elshater
Academic Rank:
Associate Professor
ASU Email:
abeer.elshater@eng.asu.edu.eg
Departmment:
Urban Design and Planning
Graduation Year:
1999

Abeer Elshater is an associate professor at Ain Shams University. She obtained her BSc in urban design and spatial planning in 1999 from Ain Shams University, Cairo, Egypt. In 2009, she received her Ph.D. in urban design from the same university.

Since then, she has acted as an assistant professor then an associate professor, teaching and supervising multidisciplinary topics in the ideology of urban design. She has worked on some international research projects with international universities. In 2011, she joined the program Integrated Urbanism & Sustainable Design—IUSD as a teaching staff and academic adviser of post-graduate students. She has published two books entitled “Urban Design Paradigm” (2015), and “The Unknown Cities” (2016) as well as twenty –one scientific manuscripts in international journals and periodicals. her latest article has been published in Journal of Urban Design http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/13574809.2017.1343086. She is a vice-director of Contagious Improvement of Quality Assurance Unit—CIQAU at Faculty of Engineering, Ain Shams University — ASU. Her official e-mail is abeer.elshater@eng.asu.edu.eg


Degrees:
Associate Professor on 04/02/2015
Awards:
1- Best Paper (2nd Runners Up) Award 2013:
Abeer Elahter. "Urban Reloading Philosophy Adequate People and Place" AicQoL 2013 Langkawi, AMER International Conference on Quality of Life
Holiday Villa Beach Resort & Spa, Langkawi, Malaysia, 6-8 April 2013
"Quality of Life in the Built and Natural Environment.

2- Best Paper Award
Abeer Elshater and Mennatalla Henday. "Assessment Methodology towards Outcomes-Based Learning in Urban Design Course", Conference SB13, Cairo, November, 2013.

3- Best Paper Award
ELshater, A. (2014, October). Tactical Urbanism: A Method of Community Empowerment in Cairo Neighborhoods. Bacelona, Spain. Pp pp28-38
http://www.greenpartnerships.eu/wp/wp-content/uploads/Session-79.pdf

Books:
1- Abeer Elshater (2015), “Urban Design Paradigm: Working Manuscript”, Partridge Africa: Penguin Reader, 2015.
http://www.amazon.com/Urban-Design-Paradigm-Working-Manuscripts/dp/1482824841

https://books.google.com.eg/books?id=DZY1CwAAQBAJ&pg=PT48&dq=Urban+Design+Paradigm&hl=ar&sa=X&redir_esc=y#v=onepage&q=Urban%20Design%20Paradigm&f=false

2- Abeer Elshater, Hisham G. Abuseada (2016), “Unknown Cities: The Unknown Cities: From Loss of Hope to Well-Being [And] Self-Satisfaction” Partridge Africa: Penguin Reader, April 2016.
http://www.amazon.com/Cities-Loss-Hope-Well-Being-Self-Satisfaction/dp/1482862301/ref=sr_1_fkmr0_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1462002043&sr=8-1-fkmr0&keywords=The+Unkwown+cities+Abeer+Elshater

3- Abeer Elshater, Hisham G. Abusaad. (Under typesetting process) What is Urban Design? Teaching and Learning

Published Research:


2009 and 2010
1 Pre Doctorate of Philosophy Degree
"البيئة الثقافية العمرانية نحو دور جديد للبيئة الحضرية"، بالاشتراك مع د. أحمد عادل شيتوي، مجلة القطاع الهندسي لجامعة الأزهر، ISSN:1110-640، (2009م).
2 after Degree of Doctorate of Philosophy
"إشكالية البناء الأخضر المُستدام المُعاصر في بيئات المدائن العربية الحضرية الصحرواية" بالاشتراك مع أ. د. هشام جلال أبو سعده (2010م)، مؤتمر الإسكان العربي الأول، "استدامة البناء في المنطقة العربية وخاصة البيئة الصحراوية"، (23- 26 ديسمير)، المركز القومي لبحوث الإسكان والبناء، وزارة الإسكان والمرافق والتنمية العمرانية حمهورية مصر العربية، جامعة الدول العربية، مجلس وزراء الإسكان والتعمير العرب، القاهرة، جمهورية مصر العربية.

2011
"فن وعلم بناء المدائن الحضرية" بالاشتراك مع أ.د. هشام أبو سعده (2011م)، (ص ص: 1- 19)، مجلة الإمارات للبحوث الهندسية، كلية الهندسة، (رقم 2)، جامعة الإمارات العربية المتحدة، العين، الإمارات العربية المتحدة.
http://www.eng.uaeu.ac.ae/en/research/journal/issues/v18/pdf_iss1_18/Ar.pdf
3
"ضبابية مفهومات البناء الأخضر المُستدام المُعاصر: بين الفكرين الغربي والعربي" بالاشتراك مع أ. د. هشام أبو سعده (2011م)، مجلة تقنية البناء، وزارة الشئون البلدية والقروية، - صفر (1428هـ)، الرياض، الملكة العربية السعودية. كما نُشرت (ورقة أولية ومحاضرة علمية) عنونتها: "إشكالية البناء الأخضر المُستدام المُعاصر في بيئات المدائن العربية الحضرية الصحرواية" بالاشتراك مع أ. د. هشام جلال أبو سعده (2010م)، مؤتمر الإسكان العربي الأول، "استدامة البناء في المنطقة العربية وخاصة البيئة الصحراوية"، (23- 26 ديسمير)، المركز القومي لبحوث الإسكان والبناء، وزارة الإسكان والمرافق والتنمية العمرانية ، جامعة الدول العربية، مجلس وزراء الإسكان والتعمير العرب، القاهرة، مصر.
4
2012
Abeer Elshater. "Cairo The Capital: Is It Preferable City or Unlivable?", An International Conference QOL 2012, Cairo.
5
Abeer Elshater. "The New Urbanism Principles vs. Urban Design Dimensions towards Behavioral Performance in Egyptian Neighborhood",
AicE-Bs 2012 Cairo
ASIA Pacific International Conference on Environment-Behavior Studies
Mercure Le Sphinx Cairo Hotel, Giza, Egypt, 31 October – 2 November 2012
“Future Communities: Socio-Cultural & Environmental Challenges”

http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1877042812057539
6

2013
Abeer Elahter. "Urban Reloading Philosophy Adequate People and Place" AicQoL 2013 Langkawi, AMER International Conference on Quality of Life
Holiday Villa Beach Resort & Spa, Langkawi, Malaysia, 6-8 April 2013
"Quality of Life in the Built and Natural Environment.
http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1877042813021216

7
Abeer Elshater. “Towards Refined a New Concept of New Urbanism in Egypt" Asian Journal of Environment-Behavior Studies (ajE-Bs)
ISSN: 1394-0384 Indexed in MyJurnal, March and April, 2013
http://fspu.uitm.edu.my/cebs/images/stories/cebs/ajebsv4n12marchapril2013coverr.pdf
8
Abeer Elshater and Mennatalla Henday. "Assessment Methodology towards Outcomes-Based Learning in Urban Design Course", Conference SB13, Cairo, November, 2013.
https://www.academia.edu/17276391/Assessment_Methodology_towards_Outcomes-Based_Learning_in_Urban_Design_Course

9
"التَصميم الحضري مقابل المخطط الشامل كضَرورة حَتمية لإدامة القاهِرة العاصِمة." مجلة الإمارات العربية المتحدة للعلوم الهندسية، ديسمبر، بالاشتراك مع هشام جلال ابو سعدة 2013.
http://www.eng.uaeu.ac.ae/en/research/journal/issues/v18/pdf_iss2_18/ar1.pdf

10
2014
11
Elshater, A. and Fatima Ibrahim From Typology Concept to Smart Transportation Hub", AicQoL2014Kota Kinabalu, AMER International Conference on Quality of Life
The Pacific Sutera Hotel, Sutera Harbour, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, Malaysia4-5 January 2014“Quality of Life in the Built & Natural Environment”, Malaysia.

http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1877042814055281

13
Elshater, A. Urban Design Philosophy, JOURNAL OF ARCHITECTURAL AND PLANNING RESEARCH (under publication: typesetting process)
12
ELshater, A. (2014, October). Tactical Urbanism: A Method of Community Empowerment in Cairo Neighborhoods. Bacelona, Spain. Pp pp28-38
http://www.greenpartnerships.eu/wp/wp-content/uploads/Session-79.pdf

14
Elshater, A. Prosperity of Thought versus Retreat of Application in Egyptian Urban Design Studios, ARCNET-International Journal of Architectural Researhc, IJAR, UK Vol 8, No 3 (Nov. 2014)
http://archnet-ijar.net/index.php/IJAR/article/view/302

2015
15
Elshater, A. (2015). Urban Design Redux: Redefining a Professional Practice of Specialization. Ain Shams Engineering Journal.
http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2090447914001087

16
Elshater, A. (2015). The Principles of Gestalt Laws and Everyday Urbanism: A Visual Tactic of City Potentialities. THE INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF THE CONSTRUCTED ENVIRONMENT, pp. 2-20.
http://ijv.cgpublisher.com/product/pub.201/prod.204

http://ijv.cgpublisher.com/product/pub.201/prod.203

17
Abeer Elshater. “Ten Minute-Neighborhood is[not] a way finding to Happiness in Cairo” ICSAUDE 2015 : 17th International Conference on Sustainable Architecture and Urban Design Engineering, UK.
https://www.waset.org/abstracts/36021

2016
18
Abeer ELshater. (2016) The Ten-Minute Neighbourhood Is [not] a Basic Planning Unit for Happiness in Egypt. International Journal of Architectural Research: ArchNet-IJAR, [S.l.], v. 10, n. 1, p. 344-357, apr. 2016. ISSN 1938 7806. Available at: . Date accessed: 30 apr. 2016.
19
Abeer Elshater, Hisham G. Abusaada. (2016) “Do the unknown cities make the anti-utopians? Towards Visionary Utopia Plans in Egypt” RSA Annual Conference held at Karl-Franzens-Universität in Graz, Austria, on 3rd – 6th April 2016
20
Abeer Elshater, Hisham G. Abusaada. (2016) Studying the Concept of ‘Hope’ as a Tool for Better Living”. RSA Annual Conference held at Karl-Franzens-Universität in Graz, Austria, on 3rd – 6th April 2016

Published Research in Confernces:
http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/13574809.2017.1343086
Educational and Research Projects:
December 2010-till now: A member in establishing Integrated Sustainable Urban Development, ISUD, the project is funded by the German Academic Exchange Program) DAAD and is organized by Ain Shams University and the University of Stuttgart.
June 2012: Establishing the new credit hour program "Landscape Architecture" through designing the curriculum and matrix of the course versus intended learning outcomes.

May 2013 – December 2013: Egyptian Expert of a short-term research project called; "Eco-Architecture & Urbanism Summer-School" The project is funded by the German Academic Exchange Program) DAAD and is organized by Ain Shams University and the University of Stuttgart which is represented by Prof. Dr. Helmut Bott.


Consulting and Engineering Projects:

Supervised Thesis:
Numerous of PhD and MSc
Other:
Not Available