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Dr Mayas Ahmad Taha : Leading Researcher in Architecture

AL-Yamamah University, Saudi Arabia

🎉 Congratulations, Dr. Mayas Ahmad Taha! 🌟

It is with immense pleasure and pride that we extend our heartfelt congratulations to Dr. Mayas Ahmad Taha for being honored with the Women Researcher Award! 🏆 This prestigious recognition is a testament to her outstanding contributions and relentless dedication to the field of architecture, heritage conservation, and urban design.

👩‍🏫 Dr. Mayas Nadim Ahmad Taha

Dr. Mayas Nadim Ahmad Taha is an accomplished Assistant Professor in the Faculty of Engineering and Architecture (COEA), specializing in architectural design, heritage conservation, and urban design. She earned her Ph.D. in architecture from the University of Damascus in 2017, focusing on the intersection of architectural and urban heritage preservation and development, with Damascus as a case study.

Professional Profiles:



🏛️ Academic Journey:

Her academic career commenced in 2009 at the University of Damascus, followed by positions at AL-Yarmouk Private University and AL-Etihad Private University. Dr. Mayas taught courses in architecture design, landscape and site planning, architectural conservation, and the history of architecture. She held administrative roles at Damascus University, supervised various projects, and organized workshops and activities.

🏢 Current Position:

Currently serving as an Assistant Professor in the Architecture Department at Al-Yamamah University, Riyadh, KSA, Dr. Mayas continues to impart her knowledge and passion for architecture to future generations.

📚 Research and Publications:

Dr. Mayas has authored numerous research papers and articles published in prestigious journals and conferences. Her publications cover a range of topics, including urban heritage conservation, urban design developments, and residential building developments.

📖 Notable Publications:

An Overview of Factors Influencing Formation Transformations of Residential Building Facades in Riyadh” (Journal of Architecture and Planning, Dec 2023).

Branding heritage in multi-cultural societies, with special references to preservation discourses” (HBRC Journal, Nov 2023).

Cultural Heritage and Contemporary Armed Conflicts in the Arab World” (Conference proceeding, Jan 2022).

🌐 Contributions to Education:

While at Al-Yamamah University, Dr. Mayas taught architectural and urban design courses, actively contributing to the preservation and evolution of Riyadh’s architectural heritage.

🌱 Educational Impact:

Her commitment to education extends beyond traditional methods, as seen in her research on the advantages and disadvantages of online architecture teaching compared to traditional teaching.

🎓 Continuous Growth:

Dr. Mayas Ahmad Taha remains dedicated to her academic pursuits, balancing teaching, research, and contributions to the fields of architectural design, heritage conservation, and urban planning.

👩‍🔬 Trailblazing in Research:

Dr. Mayas’s exemplary work in the areas of architectural design, heritage preservation, and urban planning has not only enriched academic discourse but has also significantly impacted the broader community. Her relentless pursuit of excellence and innovative thinking has set a high standard in the realm of research.


In conclusion, Dr. Mayas Ahmad Taha’s receipt of the Women Researcher Award is a celebration of her tireless efforts, passion, and scholarly achievements. Her work continues to leave an indelible mark on the academic landscape, and we look forward to witnessing the continued brilliance and innovation that she brings to the world of research.

Dr Mayas Ahmad Taha | Architecture

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