Samar Nazer

Birth Date: 17-4-1957

Samar Nazer (Al-Nather) obtained a PHD in Landscape architecture in 2008 from the Landscape Department, University of Life Sciences, UMB Aas/Norway. Nazer got a Master of Philosophy in Landscape design, Newcastle Upon Tyne University, U.K. She also obtained her Bachelor of Architectural Engineering, University of Jordan-Amman.

Nazer has 40 years of academic experience as a lecturer, instructor and head of department of architectural engineering in College of Engineering and Technology (Polytechnic University) and Birziet University in Palestine. Teaching many courses of architecture and landscape architecture on the Bachelor and Master level Supervises graduation Projects for undergraduate students. She supervised many master students on their thesis.

Samar Nazer also has a 28 of professional experience as a freelancer landscape architect and chief landscape architect in many consulting engineers’ offices working on architectural and landscape design and supervision and consultation of many projects.

Her research interest is in landscape change, landscape perception, planting design, landscape ecology and rural development. She also published many papers and did many researches related to these interest.

She is also a member in many Associations, Institutes, Federations, Councils, committees and development programs.