A PhD Journey at UIC

Mounir Kassem has recently been accepted to pursue his PhD degree in Civil Engineering at the University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC). Mounir has completed his Bachelor of Engineering degree in Civil and Environmental Engineering at Phoenicia University in Fall 2019. He is now in the process of finalizing his documents to apply for a student visa to commence his PhD program in Fall 2020. Mounir’s research focus will be in the field of structural engineering and structural mechanics