Portrait of Wesam Beitelmal
PhD Graduate
Construction Engineering and Management

Wesam is currently a Lecturer at the American University of Libya. He has over fifteen years of industry experience in managing and implementing infrastructure projects as well as asset management. His research explores opportunities in the areas of asset management, risk management, life cycle engineering, change management, and infrastructure resilience. His wife, Aisha, and kids (Alhasan, Fatima, Alhusain, and Atika) are his source of power and energy, supporting him during all the challenges they face. In his free time, Wesam likes to discover new places around the world with his family and friends and plays soccer, basketball, and swims.


  • PhD in Civil Engineerig (Construction Engineering and Management), University of Colorado Boulder, 2016 

  • Future Faculty Development Certificate, University of Colorado Boulder, 2016 

  • Six Sigma Statistical Practitioner Certificate, University of Colorado Boulder, 2015 

  • MS in Engineering Management, The Libyan Academy, 2009 

  • BS in Civil Engineering, University of Benghazi (Garyounis), 1999