Yousef Mohammed Al-Youssef has held many important positions since 2005, starting
as an assistant professor at the Energy Research Institute in King Abdulaziz
City for Science and Technology. Then he moved to work at the Institute of
Water and Energy Research in King Abdulaziz City for Science and Technology. Dr.
Al-Youssef assumed several leadership positions at the institute until he
became the Director of the Institute in 2014.
Al-Youssef has won several prestigious awards during his career, such as the
Excellence Award for Graduation from Prince Bandar bin Sultan Al Saud in 2004, and
the Excellence Award in Teaching from Carnegie Mellon University in the United
States for his outstanding efforts in teaching in May 2003. He also obtained an
Honors degree with distinction from King Saud University in May 1995.
Dr. Yousef Al-Youssef is considered
one of the prominent experts in mechanical engineering in the Kingdom. He has
more than 15 years of experience holding several important positions that
reflect his prestigious position and highlight his high competence in this
Dr. Al-Youssef earned a PhD in
Mechanical Engineering from Carnegie Mellon University in the United States in
2007 and completed a Master’s degree in Nuclear Engineering from Purdue
University in the United States in 1998.