Dr. Saidi Siuhi

Assistant Professor
Civil Engineering (Transportation)


Educational Background

  • Ph.D. in Civil Engineering, University of Nevada, Las Vegas, Las Vegas, NV, USA2009
  • M.S. in Civil Engineering, Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL, USA2006
  • B.Sc. with Honors in Civil Eng., University of Dar-es-Salaam, Dar-es-Salaam, TZA2003

Mini Bio

Areas of Competence

  • Transportation Engineering, Transportation Planning
  • Traffic Operation and Safety, Traffic Flow Theory and Simulation
  • Intelligent Transportation Systems, Highway Geometric Design


  • Assistant Professor, Abu Dhabi University, UAE.2012-Now
  • Visiting Assistant Professor, Abu Dhabi University, UAE.2012-2012
  • Senior Engineer, POPC, Dar-es-Salaam, TZA2011-2012
  • Teaching/Research Assistant, University of Nevada, Las Vegas, NV, USA.2007-2009
  • Teaching/Research Assistant, Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL, USA.2005-2006
  • Highway/Material Engineer, Design Partnership Ltd, Dar-es-Salaam, TZA2003-2004

Research & Scholarly activities

  • Co-authored 14 technical publications in refereed journals and conference proceedings on the traffic operation and safety, traffic flow theory, pedestrian safety, cyclist safety, transportation data spatial transferability, and applications of emerging technologies on transportation operation and safety.

Consultancy & Industry Experience

  • Policy Analyst in Transport, Energy, Strategy, and Resource Innovation
  • Engineering Design and Construction Supervision of Mlandizi-Mzenga Road (25 km)
  • Detailed Investigation and Engineering Design of Manyoni-Singida Road (120 km)

Membership of Scientific & Professional Societies

  • Institute of Transportation Engineers (ITE), Member since 2005
  • Transportation Research Board (TRB), Member since 2006