PhD and MSc in Chemical Engineering, University of Wales Swansea, UK, 1994
BSc in Chemical Engineering, Jordan University of Science & Technology, 1989
Dr Hayek has more than 20 years of experience in water and environmental resources management. He has been working with GIZ since 2013 and is in charge of projects dealing with improving the eco-efficiency of water utilities such as in terms of sludge management (turning sludge to a resource), reducing carbon emissions of the water utilities and introducing sound technologies in wastewater utilities to improve performance. Prior to that Dr Hayek served at the Royal Scientific Society of Jordan between 1994 and 2010. He led the environmental team in conducting assessment studies and applied research addressing key water and environmental issues in Jordan and the region including waste, energy and industrial pollution control.