Professor Kabir Sadeghi received the PhD degree in Civil (Structural) Engineering and the DEA degree in Civil (Structural) Engineering from the University of Nantes/France, in March 1995 and May 1991, respectively. He has also an MSc degree in Structural Engineering and a BSc degree in Civil Engineering from Amirkabir University of Technology in 1986 and 1979, respectively. He has been ranked as top student during his PhD, DEA, MSc and BSc studies. Professor Sadeghi has submitted four new formulas for numerical simulation and damage evaluation of structural elements. He has had a great deal of experiences and collaboration in marine, offshore and industrial structures in international big projects as project manager, project engineering manager, senior consultant, design engineer and technical supervisor.
Over 50 articles have been published from his researches in peer reviewed SCI Journals, International Journals and International conferences. Two technical books also have been published by him, which are mainly references for marine and offshore structural engineers, Master students and PhD candidates. Professor Sadeghi is the founder of IR Marine and Offshore Structures Code of Practice, the founder of The International Conferences on Coasts, Ports and Marine Structures (ICOPMAS) (International biannual conference series) and the chairman of the International Scientific Committee of ICOPMAS90, ICOPMAS96, ICOPMAS98 and ICOPMAS2004.
Since 1986, Professor Sadeghi has taught/researchedat several high ranked universities in France, Iran and Cyprus such as; Ecole Centrale De Nantes, Sharif University of Technology, Amirkabir University of Technology, Iran Science and Technology University, KNToosi University of Technology, Shahid Beheshti University (Power and Water University of Technology), Near East University and Girne American University. Professor Sadeghi has some experiences as Vice-Rector, Dean of Faculty, Head of Department, contributing in founding two universities in Iran and founding one department in Cyprus. He joined The Near East University in September 2015.Professor Sadeghi received the Scientific Publication Award (DESEM2016) from Near East University in 2016. In February 2017, Professor Sadeghi was appointed as Vice-Chairman of Civil Engineering Department of Near East University.