Dr. Mohamed Hegab is Head of the Construction Management Program at California State University, Northridge. He holds a Ph.D. in Civil Engineering from North Dakota State University and an M.Sc. and BSc. from Cairo University. He has over 20 years of experience in managing project controls and claims and particular extensive expertise in project scheduling, claim analysis, negotiations, and dispute resolution. Dr, Hegab has published a number of papers in peer-reviewed journals, as well as three books. His current research interests include renewable energy and public-private partnerships.