Faculty Profile

Zabihullah Dalil Shinwari

Academic TitleAssistant Professor
Contact InformationMobile: +93 (0) 776 96 96 97
Official email: z.shinwari@kardan.edu.af
Personal email: zabihullahshinwari@gmail.com
Research InterestsEarthquake engineering, Seismic risk management, Foundation engineering, Steel, concrete, masonry, timber, and composite buildings and bridges, Innovative structural systems and structural rehabilitation, Structural reliability, Non-destructive testing and evaluation, Finite Element Modeling of linear and non-linear systems, Structural dynamics, Response of structures under shock loading.
EducationMaster of Technology (Structural Engineering), Amity University Noida Uttar Pradesh-India.
Bachelor of Science (Civil Engineering), Khurasan University, Nangarhar-Afghanistan.
Service at Kardan UniversitySince Mar 2021
Professional Experience1. Mar 2021 – Current: Assistant Professor for Structure Engineering, Kardan University, Kabul-Afghanistan
2. Sep 2015 – June 2018: Lecturer, Khurasan University, Nangarhar-Afghanistan
3. Dec 2015 – June 2016 (Part-Time): Site/Structural Engineer, Abdullah Obaid Sherzad Construction Company, Nangarhar-Afghanistan
4. Mar 2015 – Aug 2015: Construction Engineer, Kankash Construction and Road Building Company, Balkh-Afghanistan
5. Apr 2014 – Dec 2014: Draftsman, Waheed Naveed Construction Company, Jalalabad-Afghanistan
Courses Taught• Strength of Materials
• Concrete-II
• Computer-Aided Design (CAD)
Recent Publications• Research Paper Titled “Effect of (Vertical & Horizontal) Geometric Irregularities on the Seismic Response of RC Structures”, International Journal on Emerging Technologies 11(3): 965-974 (2020).

• Research Paper Titled “Selection of Optimum Structural System in the Design of Reinforced Concrete High-Rise Buildings under the Effect of Seismic Load”, 1st International Conference on Energetics, Civil and Agriculture Engineering (ICECAE 2020).
Trainings & Workshops Attended• Webinar on Academic Publishing and Enhancing Research Effectiveness held by Dr. Zakir Husain Library, Jamia Millia Islamia University, New Delhi, India.

• Seminar on Classification of Cement held by Amity School of Engineering and Technology, Amity University Noida, Uttar Pradesh-India.