Salem M. Tarhuni

Salem M. Tarhuni
Cell Phone 009647503633723
Location Tishk International University Erbil Branch Address 100 Meter Street and Mosul Road Erbil KRG IRAQ
Specialty Architecture
Pronouns He / Him / His

Salem M. Tarhuni

Department of Architecture

Position: Assistant Professor
Faculty : Engineering.
Researchgate | Google Scholar CV

Education (PhD, MSc/MA, BSc/BA)

PhD, MSc /BSc

Teaching philosophy

My approach is to support students in the development of their professional and employability skills.

Previous positions
  • Faculty of Architecture and Design, Bursa Orhangazi University, TURKEY
  • Faculty of Architecture, Near East University,  North Cyprus
Research interests
  • Historic Buildings Conservation, Design for Disabled People, Knowledge Management

Climate Efficiency in traditional courtyard houses

Proper covering for interior courtyards

Lighting at the library of Near east University

1-Tarhuni, S. (2018) ‘Managing external knowledge in Libyan Historic Buildings organizations’, International EMI Social Sciences Congress 27-29 April  2018 Nicosia, North Cyprus

2-Tarhuni, S. (2015) Exploring the extent of intervention in Libyan historic buildings, 1st International Congress on Engineering Architecture and Design 13-14 November 2015. Izmit, Turkey

3-Tarhuni, S. (2015) the impacts of technical employees’ departure on historic buildings conservation organizations, 12th International Research Conference on Business, Economics and Social Sciences, IRC-2015. 01-02 August, 2015. Istanbul, Turkey

4-Tarhuni, S. ( 2015) Applying the principles of intervention in Libyan historic buildings, REHAB 2015 -Proceedings of 2nd International Conference on Preservation, Maintenance and Rehabilitation of Historical Buildings and Structures 22-24 July 2015 – Portugal, pp. 809-820

-Tarhuni, S. (2012) the nature of Libyan historic buildings restoration, 2nd National Built Heritage Forum 12-14 November 2012, Dammam, Saudi Arabia, pp. 182-199

-Tarhuni, S. and J. Kamara (2012) Knowledge Gap on Historic Buildings Conservation Institutions, 3rd international Conference on Heritage and Sustainable Development 19-22 June 2012, Porto, Portugal, available at:   

-Tarhuni, S. (2000) the role of Planning in controlling industrial pollution, regional Conference on planning of Arab cities, November 2000. Tripoli, Libya


Architectural Design I -stage 2

Architectural Design I -stage 2

 Conservation & Rehabilitation - stage 3

Landscape Design - stage 4

Theory of Architecture II- stage 2


Architectural Design I

Architectural Structural System

Graduation Project - stage 5

Landscape Design - stage 4

Theory of Architecture II- stage 2


Architecture Design Project 2nd Stage

Structural Systems, 4th Stage

Graduation Project supervision


Conservation and Restoration (postgraduate)

Building Construction 3rd Stage

Design Project 2nd Stage

Architectural Communication 1st stage