Dr. Amr Ezzat Salama is a Secretary-General of the Association of Arab Universities and a Professor of Structural Engineering at Helwan University, Egypt.
Dr. Amr Salama was the Counselor of The American University in Cairo. He was the focal point between the Egyptian Authorities and AUC Administration. Dr. Salama maintained excellent contacts with ministries, Egyptian universities, and the Supreme Council of Universities to develop good relations with AUC and help implement the accreditation process for all AUC academic degrees.
Dr. Amr is the Former Minister of Higher Education, Scientific Research and Technology of Egypt.
He was also the former member of the Shura Council (upper house of the parliament of Egypt) and head of its housing committee. Dr. Salama is the Chairman of the Management Engineering Society and the Chairman of the Board of Trustees and the President of the Executive Bureau of 57357 Foundation (Children Cancer Hospital). Besides, Dr. Salama is the Chairman of the Council of Housing and Building of the Academy of Scientific Research and Technology. Formerly, Dr. Salama served as Chairman of the Housing and Building National Research Center and President of Helwan University. Dr. Salama has worked as a Professor of Civil Engineering and Chair of the University’s Center for Technology Development.
He received the Excellence Award in 2006 and the State Award for Science in Engineering Science in 1012.
He is a holder of a Ph.D. in Structural Engineering from Heriot-Watt, Edinburgh University, United Kingdom, and his Master in Maritime Civil Engineering is from Manchester, United Kingdom. He earned his Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering degree from Cairo University.