Prof. Laila Khodeir
Professor
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Dr. Laila Khodeir obtained her bachelor in Architecture Engineering from Ain Shams University (ASU), Egypt 2002. Since then she worked as a teaching assistant at the Faculty of Engineering/ Ain Shams University, in addition to working as an architect and interior designer in a number of architecture firms. She earned her Master’s degree in the field of Sustainable Design in 2005, the thesis was entitled” The Impact of Social Communities on Eco-lodge Design Criteria”. Her PHD addressed a topic that was newly emerging in Egypt” Facility and Maintenance Management”. She earned her PHD degree in 2010. She was honored by the minister of higher education on the “Science Day” as one of the youngest PHD holders in ASU. In 2013, Dr. Laila was among the staff members of the department of Architecture at ASU who initiated an annual event” FEDA Week”, where she managed a community participation event that was dedicated to young kids and teens. The event was named “How to Build Your Own Dream House. “ Dr. Laila joined the British University in Egypt (BUE) in 2014, since then she was involved in teaching up – to-date courses in a variety or correlated disciplines; Building Services and Sustainable Design, Building Construction and Management, Project Management and Architecture Design. Academically, Dr. Laila has successfully supervised a number of PHD and Master Dissertations. In addition, she has published a number of remarkable research papers in both international conferences and academic journals. To date, she has already published ten refereed journal papers and five conference papers.

Education
  • September 1997 / June 2002, Ain Shams University – Faculty of Engineering – Architectural Department (Undergraduate Studies) B.Sc. degree
  • September 2002 / June 2005, Ain Shams University – Faculty of Engineering – Architectural Department (Postgraduate Studies) M.Sc. 
  • January 2006 / May 2010, Ain Shams University – Faculty of Engineering – Architectural Department (Ph.D. Studies) Ph.D
  • August 2015, Ain Shams University – Faculty of Engineering – Architectural Department. Associate Professor
  • September 2014- Present, BUE The British University in Egypt. Associate Professor
Journal Articles

Laila M. Khodeir, Ashraf Nessim,(2017), BIM2BEM Integrated Approach: Examining the Status of the Adoption of Building Information Modelling and Building Energy Models in Architectural Firms in Egypt, ASEJ Ain Shams Engineering Journal hosted by Elsevier Publisher.

Khodeir , Laila Mohamed,(2017) “EFFICIENT RISK MANAGEMENT: CAUSE AND EFFECT ANALYSIS OF KEY RISKS OF COMPLEX CONSTRUCTION PROJECTS IN EGYPT” , Scientific Journal of Faculty of commerce, Assiout University, V. 45, No.6.PP. 773-790

Laila M. Khodeir, Reem Othman,(2017), "Examining the interaction between lean and sustainability principles in the management process of AEC industry", ASEJ Ain Shams Engineering Journal hosted by Elsevier Publisher.

Hisham Gaser, Farouk Akram, Khodeir Laila, (2016), "management of the integrated relationship among the design process and the marketing phase in luxurious real estate housing", Engineering Research Journal, Shoubra University, Cairo, Egypt.

Magdy Mariam, Abdelkader Mourad, Khodeir Laila, (2016), "Evaluating the efficiency of the application of time schedules in Public Hospital Facilities in Egypt", Engineering Research Journal, Shoubra University, Cairo, Egypt.

Elabd Nouran, Sadek Samir, Khodeir Laila, Abdelkader Sherif, (2016), " Examining Building Infromation Modelling Implementation, Comparative analysis between western countries and the middle eastern companies", Engineering Research Journal, Shoubra University, Cairo, Egypt.

Mahmoud Walaa, Madboli Said, Ibrahim Diaa, Khodeir Laila,(2016),"Risk Management: the status of application of risk management in Mega Hotel building projects in Egypt", Scientific Journal of Faculty of commerce, Assiout University, V. 59.

Attia Sherif, Ibrahim Diaa, Khodeir Laila,(2016)," Effective Usage of Quality Management Tools in Workshop Phase of Value Engineering Studies", Engineering Research Journal, Shoubra University, Cairo, Egypt.

Mahmoud Walaa, Madboli Said, Ibrahim Diaa, Khodeir Laila,(2016),"Risk Management: the impact of risk management on the management of construction projects", Scientific Journal of Faculty of commerce, Assiout University, V. 59.

Khodeir Laila , Aly Dalia , Tarek Shaimaa,(2016), "Integrating HBIM (Heritage Building Information Modeling) Tools in the Application of Sustainable Retrofitting of Heritage Buildings in Egypt", Procedia Environmental Sciences 34 ( 2016 ) 258 – 270.

Khodeir Laila, Elsisi Aya, Nagy Mohamed,(2016) ," Pre-assessment of Metropolitan Areas’ Smart Growth through Agent Based Modelling" , Procedia Environmental Sciences V.34,pp. 245 – 257.

Khodeir Laila," Construction Project Management: Analysis of the Root Causes of Change in Low-Income Housing Projects in Egypt" , Journal of Architecture and Planning ( JAP)-King Saud University,Vol.25,No.1, April 2016.

Khodeir Laila," Suggested Guidelines for Integrating Maintenance Considerations into the Life Cycle of the Building " , Journal of Engineering Sciences-Faculty of Engineering- JoC ( Journal of Construction), Official Journal of the Association of Schools of Construction of Southern Africa, April 2015.

Khodeir Laila," An Evaluation of Current Practices of Facility Management in Egypt- Status, Importance and Impact" , Journal of Engineering Sciences-Faculty of Engineering- Shoubra University, April 2015.

Khodeir Laila," Teaching with Influence: An Analysis of Teaching Methods Used at the Course of Control Systems in Buildings, , JES Journal of Engineering Sciences-Faculty of Engineering- Assiut University, V.43,No.2,March 2015.

Khodeir Laila," Forming A Constructivism Design Studio: Simulation Of Real-Life Architecture Experience On An Experimental Youth Workshop In Egypt", JES Journal of Engineering Sciences-Faculty of Engineering- Assiut University, V.43,No.1,pp.125-139,2015.

Khodeir Laila," Assessing Discrepancies in Current Practices for Selecting Heating, Ventilating and Air-conditioning Systems in Buildings", JES Journal of Engineering Sciences- Faculty of Engineering- Assiut University, V.43,No.1,pp.140-155,2015.

Elmoatasem Samar, Abdelkader Morad, Khodeir Laila, "Comparative Analysis Between In-House And Outsourced Services Through The Phase Of Building Maintenance In Egypt", Mattaria Engineering Research Journal,2014.

Khodeir Laila, Hamdy Ahmed, "Identifying the Latest Risk Probabilities Affecting Construction Projects in Egypt According to Political and Economic Variables- From January 2011 to January 2013", Elsevier -HBRC Journal,2014.

Khodeir Laila, Hamdy Ahmed, Elborombaly Hossam, "An Analysis of the Risk Probabilities that Face Construction of Tourism Projects In Egypt after the 25th Revolution"- Engineering Research Journal –Faculty of Engineering -Al Mataria, 2013.

Khodeir Laila, Shaker Mohamed, Ibraheem Diaa, "An Evaluation of the Application of Total Quality Management in Construction Projects in Egypt", JIRAM, Journal Of International Academic Research For Multidisciplinary,V.1, issue 11, pp. 376-385,2013.

Kamal Doaa, Khodeir Laila, " A Strategy for Selecting Safe and Low Maintenance Floorings in Early Childhood Centers Outdoors", ASEJ Ain Shams Engineering Journal hosted by Elsevier Publisher,V.4,pp.939-950,2013.

Conference Papers

Merna Khaled , Laila Khodeir, (2018) , “Leadership in Construction: Identifying core competences of Project Manager of Sustainable Buildings, Green Heritage Conference , BUE, Cairo, Egypt,March 2018.

Asmaa Taher, Ali Eid, Ali Fouad Elfaramawy, Laila Khodeir (2017), "Applications of knowledge management in construction" Alazhar International Conference, November 2017.

Laila M. Khodeir ,Gehan A. N.Radwan, (2017), Examining The Impacts Of Integrating Sustainability Values Into Creating Spaces For Children - Case Of Sekem As A Sustainable Community And Business Model In Egypt- The 1st. International Conference on TOWARDS A BETTER QUALITY OF LIFE El Gouna, Red Sea Region – EGYPT, 24-26 Nov. 2017 Housing & Building National Research Center (HBRC) Technische Universität Berlin Campus El Gouna (TUBCG) .

Laila Khodeir, Youhansen Salahel Dine, (2017), The Impact of Integrating Occupational Safety and Health into the Pre-Construction Phase of Projects: A Literature Review, Alazhar International Conference, November 2017.

Nouran Elabd ,Laila Khodeir, (2017), Towards Enhancing Building Information Modeling Implementation in the Egyptian AEC industry,Alazhar International Conference, November 2017.

Elshabrawy Habiba, Khodeir Laila, (2017), "Investigating current practices in conservation and management of built heritage through sustainable retrofitting methodologies, tools and approaches ", CITAA The International Conference on cities Identity through Architecture and Arts, Cairo Egypt.

Elsisy, Aya, Ashour, M. Ayman , Khalifa, Marwa A. and Khodeir, Laila M,( 2017), "Decision Making Ideology: Correlation Analysis Between Informal Settlements Growth & Upgrading Policies In Egypt"", Archcairo7,Building Innovatively Interactive Cities, Cairo University In Egypt, 27 March -20March 2017.

Mohsen Yasmeen, Khodeir Laila, (2017), " Assessing the Integration between Facility Management and Stakeholders’ Engagement Through BIM Process in Mega Construction Projects", Archcairo7,Building Innovatively Interactive Cities, Cairo University In Egypt, 27 March -20March 2017.

Sadek Yasmin, Khodeir Laila, (2017), " Embedding Sustainability Principles in the Mindset of Children through Creating Nature-Interactive Physical Spaces (Building Innovatively Interactive Cities", Archcairo7,Building Innovatively Interactive Cities, Cairo University In Egypt, 27 March -20March 2017.

Ali Salma, Khodeir Laila, (2017), "Evaluating the advantages and disadvantages of implementing sustainable low cost housing units through 3d printing" Archcairo7,Building Innovatively Interactive Cities, Cairo University In Egypt, 27 March -20March 2017.

Gamal Tasneem, Khodeir Laila, (2017), " Identifying The Basic Approaches And Factors Affecting Healing Environment In Health Care Facilities Specific Reference To Pediatric Cancer Center", Archcairo7,Building Innovatively Interactive Cities, Cairo University In Egypt, 27 March -20March 2017.

Salah Dina, Khodeir Laila, (2017), "Examining the role of lean construction in leading architecture renovation projects", Archcairo7,Building Innovatively Interactive Cities, Cairo University In Egypt, 27 March -20March 2017.

Khodeir Laila, Soliman Heba, (2016)," Sustainable Development of Heritage Areas: Exploring Cyber-Physical Systems as a Potential to Move From 3D Content Model to Bidimensional Coordination for Built Heritage Management", BUE ACE1, Sustainable Vital Technologies in Engineering & Informatics, Cairo, Egypt.

Khodeir Laila, Habib Engy, (2016), "The Emergent Biophilia, An Exploratory Study on the Impact of Integrating “Biophilic Principles” Into Designing Educational Spaces for Children", SBE16-Cairo 2016,GUC.

Raouf Sama , Khodeir Laila,(2016), "Investgating the Impact of Leadership Styles of Multicultural Collaborations Projects on Achieving Projects Success(MCCP)", Second International Conference on sustainability and the future, BUE, pp.3329-338.

Salooma Ahmed , Khodeir Laila, ,(2016), "Analysis Of Root Causes Of Conflicts in Construction Projects In The Middle East", Second International Conference on sustainability and the future, BUE, pp.339-348.

Ashraf Ahmed, Khodeir Laila,(2016), "Efficient Stakeholders Management: The Impact of Applying the Integrated Building Information Modeling/Facility Management Approach, A Literature Review", Second International Conference on sustainability and the future, BUE, pp.414-424.

Khodeir, Laila, Ahmed, Omar, Feb.(2016), "Risk Management For Multinational Collaborations: Application On The Case Study Of Grand Egyptian Museum", 9th cidb Postgraduate Conference, "Emerging Trends in Construction Organizational Practices and Project Management Knowledge Areas", Cape Town,South Africa,pp.295-308.

Khodeir Laila, “Ecolodge Trends and Design Criteria as an Product”, First Ain Shams University International Conference On Environmental Engineering - April 2005.

Khodeir Laila , Nessim Ashraf, “Daylighting Techniques in Ecolodges” Second Ain Shams University International Conference On Environmental Engineering –April 2007.

Khodeir Laila , ” Innovative Technologies for Integrating Facilities Management
Information Systems”, Second International Conference of Architecture and Urban Planning Departments-Faculty of Engineering- Ain Shams University- October 2008.

 

Fields of Interests
Sustainable Design, Facility Management, Maintenance Management, Building Performance Evaluation, Construction Project Management, Risk Management, Quality Management and Control, Change Management Practices, Marketing Management for Construction Projects, Capacity Management, Value Engineering. Sustainable Design, Facility Management, Maintenance Management, Building Performance Evaluation, Construction Project Management, Risk Management, Quality Management and Control, Change Management Practices, Marketing Management for Construction Projects, Capacity Management, Value Engineering.
Position
Lecturer