Waleed Abanomi, PhD

Vice President / Acting Dean of the College of Business Administration
+966 11 2242222 Ext: 3176
Areas of Expertise
  • Architecture
  • Environmental Design
  • Green built environment
  • Education
  • Projects’ Management


  • Cardiff University, Cardiff, UK. Doctor of Philosophy in Architecture (PhD). May, 2005.
  • University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona, U.S.A. Master’s degree in Architecture (M. Arch.), December 2000.
  • King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. Bachelor’s degree in Architecture and Building Science (B. Arch.), Jun 1995.


  • Dean of College of Engineering and Architecture, Al Yamamah University, Riyadh.(November, 2015 – Present)
  • Associate Professor. College of Architecture and Planning. King Saud University. (2014-Present)
  • Full time Consultant in the projects’ Administration at the Ministry of Higher Education. KSA.(2009-2015)
  • Assistant Professor. College of Architecture and Planning. King Saud University.(2005-2014)
  • Teaching Assistant. College of Architecture and Planning, King Saud University.(1996-1997)
  • Architect. Arriyadh Development Authority.(August 1995-February 1996)


  • The Meddle East Educational Leadership Award. Asian Confederation of Businesses. Dubai , UAE.  2016.
  • Distinguish Graduate Student Award. Scholarship Award for Spring semester 1999, College of Architecture, Planning and Landscape Architecture, University of Arizona.