Dr. Tahsin Toma-Sabbagh
School of Science, Engineering and Environment
Lecturer in Civil Engineering
I graduated in 1979 from Baghdad University with a BSc in Civil Engineering (ranked 11th amongst 185 graduates) followed by an MSc in Geotechnical Engineering, in 1984. I worked mainly as a lecturer within the higher education sector. In 1990, I obtained my PhD in Geotechnical Engineering from Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh. Currently, I am a Lecturer in Civil Engineering at the University of Salford, Manchester, UK.
Design & Construction Management, Construction Processes, Civil Engineering Surveying, Fluid Mechanics, Water Resources, Mathematics, Analysis of Structures, Soil Mechanics and Foundation Engineering.
Numerical Analysis, Project Risk Management, Strategic Management in Off-Site construction, Reinforced Earth, Design of Piles & Pile Caps.
My main area of research interest is Geotechnical Engineering; I have also been engaged in research and programme development activities for other areas, i.e., Energy Efficient Buildings, Sustainability and Green Building Management.
- PhD in Geotechnical Engineering, Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh, UK.
- MSc in Geotechnical Engineering, University of Baghdad.
- BSc (Hons) in Civil Engineering, University of Baghdad.
- Member of the Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB), Membership no: 1510930