Faculty/staff profile Instructor, Civil Engineering Technology firstname.lastname@example.orgInterurban TEC 120 BSc, MSc, PhD, PEng Civil Engineering Technology School of Trades and TechnologyAdel received his PhD degree in structural engineering from the University of Alberta in 2012. He also holds a Master degree in structural engineering from the Iran University of Science and Technology, and a Bachelor degree in Civil engineering from the Shahid Chamran University in Iran. Before joining Camosun College as an instructor in 2022, Adel has worked as a faculty member for more than 12 years and taught many structural courses at different academic institutions including Lakehead University, British Columbia Institute of Technology (BCIT), as well as Shahid Chamran University in Iran. As a professional engineer with several years of experience in Alberta and BC, he has also worked on a variety of industrial structures mainly in the oil/gas & energy field, residential/commercial buildings, as well as infrastructures including bridges & highways. Adel has also the experience of working as a forensic engineer in provinces of BC and Alberta where he investigated the cause of structural failures, damages and deficiencies for several residential and commercial buildings. The main focus of his research and publications has been in the area of analysis and design of fiber reinforced concrete structures.