Prof. El-Kholy has a civil engineering background with 25 years of experience in the fields of water resources engineering, sustainable development, Water Energy Food WEF nexus, unconventional resources, environmental protection, entrepreneurship and community service. She has several publications in international reputed journals ad book chapters. Currently Prof. El-Kholy is holding the position of the President for the National Water Research Center. El-Kholy is a Senate of the EuroMediterranean University EMUNI and member of the students’ Affairs’, strategies and new programs committees. She served as the Vice President in Private Universities and the Dean of Engineering. With her wide exposure to Egyptian and European education and research she has formulated and curricula, bylaws, developmental programs and policies based on innovative approaches with relevance to real life cases and implemented research. Dr. Rasha has managed and formulated many local / foreign research projects funded by EU (Prima, Tempus, Erasumus+, H2020, Prima, Italian Development Cooperation) and several Egyptian Agencies (ASRT, STDF) and is deeply involved with several international organizations.
* water resources engineering
* sustainable development, Water Energy Food WEF nexus, unconventional resources
* environmental protection, entrepreneurship and community service