Mahmoud Moursy, M.Sc

Umweltgerechte Stadt- und Infrastrukturplanung

Professional Focus

Sustainable Urban Development

Planning instruments for Urban Green Infrastructure

Water Sensitive Urban Design

Integrated Resource Management

Professional Background

Since 2018

Research Associate at the HafenCity University in the Department of “Environmentally Sound Urban and Infrastructure Planning” led by Prof. Dr. –Ing. Wolfgang Dickhaut


Project Architect at LS Architektur in Hamburg, Germany


Studies in Resource Efficiency in Architecture and Planning at the HafenCity University in Hamburg, Germany


Project Architect at Ökoplan engineering consultant in Cairo, Egypt


Architect at various engineering consultants in Dubai & Abu Dhabi, Emirates


Dissertation with the working title - Water Sensitive Urban Design in Arid and Semi-Arid Climates: Planning Instruments and Transition Strategy for a Water Sensitive Alexandria, Egypt

Master’s Thesis - Sustainable Regeneration of Urban Areas in Egypt’s Desert Cities: Adopting Green Infrastructure Strategies in New Borg EL-Arab City


M.Sc. Resource Efficiency in Architecture and Planning (in English):

Urban Water Cycles

Project I: Strategic Sustainabilty Planning in International Cities

Project III: State Housing Transformation in Niš, Serbia


Henning-Voscherau-Platz 1
20457 Hamburg

Raum 2.007


Tel.: 040-42827-5201