Dr.Sadeka Abdul Shakour

Assistant professor  & Coordinator 
Interior Design Program


Educational Background

  • Ph D, Helwan university, Cairo, Egypt, Furniture Design. 2000
    Dissertation: The interior Design and Furniture for the Poor Architecture in Lower Egypt.
  • MA, Helwan University, Cairo, Egypt, Furniture design. 1995
    Dissertation: Psychological & Environmental Effects on Designing the Children’s Gardens
  • BA, Helwan University, Cairo, Egypt, Furniture Design. 1988

Mini Bio

Areas of Competence

  • Furniture Design.
  • Textiles & Accessories in interior design.
  • Building Technology & building systems.


  • Assistant Professor, College of Engineering, ADU, Abu Dhabi, U.A.E. 2008 - Present
  • Assistant Professor, Collage of Engineering. AUSTN. 2002 - 2007
  • Associate Professor, Faculty of Applied Arts,.Helawan University, Egypt. 2001-2007
  • Assistant Professor, Faculty of Applied Arts.Helawan University, Egypt. 1995 - 2000
  • Lecturer, Faculty of Applied Arts, .Helawan University, Egypt. 1990-1994

Research & Scholarly activities

  • Conducted several researches in the area of contemporary furniture design, post -modern design, Textiles, the principles of Interior design for residential space, Development of libraries performance by using interior design elements & Natural Environment and Playground design.
  • Received several funded research projects.
  • Published in international conference proceedings and scientific journals.