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Vahid Majed

Assistant Professor, University of Tehran, Tehran, IRAN

  1. PERSONAL INFORMATION

Date of Birth: September 19, 1973
Place of Birth: Tehran, Iran
Nationality: Iranian

  1. CONTACT INFORMATION

Mailing Address: School of Civil Engineering,University of Tehran,,Enghelab St.,Tehran, Iran,
P.O. Box: 11155-4563
Tel: +98 21 61112176 (Office) 
Fax: +98 21 66403808
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  1. EDUCATION

  • D.: Economics, 2012, University of Tehran, Tehran, Iran.
  • Title of Ph.D. Thesis: “Water Quantity and Quality Management in River – Reservoir Systems”
  • Master of Science: Economics, 2012, University of Tehran, Tehran, Iran.
  • Title of Master of Science Thesis: “Spillway Capacity Optimization under Hydrologic Uncertainties and Flood Routing”
  • Bachelor of Science, Civil Engineering, 1996, University of Tehran, Tehran, Iran.
  1. HONORS

  • Young Affiliate of The World Academy of Sciences (TWAS) based in Italy (2013-2018).
  1. PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCES

  • ‌Deputy Dean of Academic Affairs, School of Civil Engineering, University of Tehran, Tehran, Iran, 2017–present.
  1. RESEARCH INTERESTS

  • Uraban and Regional Economics
  • Environmental Economics
  • Insurance Economics
  1. PUBLICATIONS

Books

  • Majed, Vahid. "Encyclopedia of Insurance." Tehran: Insurance Research Center, 2014

Journal Publications

  • Mashayekhi, Zahra, Afshin Daneh kar, Gholamali Sharzehei, and Vahid Majed. "Coastal Communities WTA Compensation for conservation of mangrove forests: a choice experiment approach." KNOWLEDGE AND MANAGEMENT OF AQUATIC ECOSYSTEMS 20, no. 417 (2016): 20.
  • Mirshojaeian Hosseini, Hossein, Vahid Majed, and Shinji Kaneko. "The inflationary impact of energy subsidy reform in Iran." money and economy 9, no. 2 (2014): 63-85.
  • Sharzehei, Gholamali , and Vahid Majed. "Using Choice Experiment to Value Zarinehroud’s Environmental Functions Improvement." ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES 13, no. 2 (2015): 129-140.
  • Majed, Vahid, Gholamali Sharzehei, and Mojtaba Hossein Pour Emam. "Estimating Existence Value of Chitgar Artificial Lake." Journal of natural resource economics 3, no. 5 (2015): 1-14.
  • Sharzehei, Gholamali , and Vahid Majed. "Irreversibility and Natural Resource Allocation: Applying Krutilla – Fisher Model in Zarinehrood Basin Water Allocation-." Tahghighat-E-Eghtesadi 48, no. 1 (2013): 81-100.
  • abdoli, Ghahreman, and Vahid Majed. "Analyzing OPEC Members Behavior: A Cooperative Game Approach." Journal of Economic Modeling Research 2, no. 7 (2012): 27.
  • Majed, Vahid. "The impact of Socio-Economic and Psychological Factors on Life Insurance Demand in Iran." Journal of Economic Modeling Research 2, no. 5 (2011): 21.
  1. MEMBERSHIP IN PROFESSIONAL SOCIETIES

  • Young Affiliate, The World Academy of Sciences (TWAS)
  1. TEACHING RECORDS

Graduate courses:

  • Sustainable Water Management and Global Water Problems (An international course)
  • Environmental Identification, Planning and Management
  • Water Resources Planning and Management
  • Environmental Impact Assessment
  • Water Quality Management
  • Macro Economics for Civil Engineers

Undergraduate courses:

  • Environmental Engineering
  • Civil Engineering Systems Analysis