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Dr. Sherif Sedky Joins Newgiza University

Newgiza University is honored to have Dr. Sherif Sedky among its honorable group of esteemed leaders. Dr. Sedky joined NGU as Provost and Vice President, where his first academic year 21/22 will witness the inauguration of NGU’s superior Schoo of Engineering.

Dr. Sedky holds 19 patents and his H-index is 25. In addition, he published more than 100 scientific papers in prestigious international journals and leading international conferences in the field of Micro/Nano Electromechanical Systems.

In 2012 Dr. Sedky has been selected by late Nobel Laureate Dr. Ahmed Zewail to serve as the founding Provost of Zewail City, Egypt’s National Project for Scientific Renaissance. Then in 2015, he served as the Provost of The American University in Cairo. In 2017, he was appointed as the Executive President of Zewail City where he served in this post till August 2020. In September 2020, Dr. Sedky was appointed as the Vice-Chancellor for Academic Affairs at the University of Sharjah.

Read the full biography of Dr. Sedky here.