Professor Alkhuzamy is a Full Professor of Geo-Informatics (GIS). He holds a master’s degree and PhD in Sciences in the field of cartography, Vienna University, Austria. He started his academic career in 1987 at Salzburg University, Austria, then moved to GCC region. He obtained the rank of associate professor in 1998 from King Saud University in Riyadh and became a professor at Kuwait University in 2005. He was involved in the Technical Committee for the Establishment of New state Universities in Egypt.
Professor Alkhuzamy published 65 papers in different magazines, renowned journals and international, regional and local conferences in German, English and Arabic languages. Also, He published 12 books in the three languages in the field of cartography and GIS. In addition, He received two awards for excellence in international scientific publishing from Fayoum University in 2014 & 2018. Furthermore, in 2006, He obtained the International Fellowship in Geographic Information Systems offered by the UNIGIS network, which is ranked sixth worldwide. He also registered a patent in the field of automated census in the Patent Office of the Academy of Scientific Research under No. 2119.
Professor Alkhuzamy’s academic journey was filled with many positions at a number of international and regional universities such as, Salzburg University in Austria, Qatar University, King Saud University in Riyadh, Kuwait University. He served also as visiting professor in Germany, UK, USA, and Canada. Finally, He was appointed at Fayoum University 2011 as the Vice-dean for Postgraduate & Research and professor of Applied Geo-Informatics (GIS). Finally, he Joined GU in November 2020.
Area of Research
- Applied GIS and Remote Sensing in Spatial Studies
- Sheikh Rashed Bin Hameed Scientific Award, Ajman, UAE, 1991.
- International UNIGIS Fellowship, UNIGIS Network, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 2006.
- International Scientific Publishing Award, Fayoum University, 2014.
- International Scientific Publishing Award, Fayoum University 2018.
Galala Plateau , Attaka , Suez