Vice President for Education and Students’ Affairs
Egyptian Chinese University, Egypt
Prof. El-Kholy has 25 years of experience in the fields of sustainable development, conventional/renewable resources management, WEF nexus, environmental protection and community service. El-Kholy is a Senate of the EuroMediterranean University EMUNI and member of its scientific committee. With her wide exposure to Egyptian and European education and research she has formulated and presented curricula, programs, bylaws, and policies for the consideration of many engineering faculties of private universities based on innovative approaches and relevance to real life cases.
Dr. Rasha has managed many foreign/local-funded research projects in the field of water quality monitoring, modeling and assessment, solar water pumping, geographic information systems, remote sensing, waste treatment, gender mainstreaming, WEF nexus, capacity building, curricula and postgraduate studies’ development. She also served as a short-term international consultant for the Food and Agriculture organization (FAO) of the United Nations and was deeply involved with international organizations such as the Canadian International Development Agency, the World Bank, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), the Italian Development Cooperation, the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO), the US Agency for International Development (USAID), the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) and many others.
Currently Prof. El-Kholy is holding the position of Vice President for the Egyptian Chinese University for Education and Students’ Affairs.