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Rashed Al-Sa`ed

  • Dr.-Eng.
  • Associate Prof. of Sanitary & Environmental Engineering
  • Birzeit University
  • 3PublicationsNumber of items in Rashed's My Publications folder on Mendeley.


Dr.-Eng. Rashed Al-Sa`ed, Associate Professor of Sanitary & Environmental Engineering, is currently a senior lecturer, research scholar and trainer at Birzeit University in the fields of wastewater, water and environmental biotechnology. He is co-founder of the Institute of Environmental and Water Studies (IEWS), headed two M.Sc. programs in water and environmental engineering sciences, supervised more than 60 M.Sc. students, published about 100 papers and book chapters. He is a certified engineer, an accredit environmental arbitrator and technical advisor for national and international agencies on strategic wastewater issues, environmental studies and solid waste management. Dr. Al-Sa`ed is co-founder and technical advisor of the Global Environmental Services (GES) company, Palestine.

Recent publications

  • Novel Design Concept for Facultative Ponds Using Rock Filters to Reclaim the Effluent

    • Al-Sa’ed R
    • Abu-Madi M
    • Zimmo O
  • The role partnerships in water-related research in Palestine

    • Al-Sa’ed R
    • Mimi Z

Professional experience

Associate Prof. of Sanitary & Environmental Engineering

Birzeit University

August 1998 - Present


Dr.-Eng. [PhD]

Braunschweig Technical University

August 1983 - August 1987(4 years)

MSc Environmental Microbiology

The Jordan University

October 1981 - August 1983(2 years)

B.Sc. Biology/Education Psychology

The Jordan University

October 1977 - October 1981(4 years)