(Mrs) Carlien Bou-Chedid is a Consulting Structural Engineer with more than 28 years of experience covering a wide breadth of activities. She served as the Executive Secretary of the Ghana Institution of Engineers (GhIE) from 2003 until 2010. She also worked at various times as a Structural Engineer with the Architectural and Engineering Services Corporation (AESC) and as Director, Education and Training, GhIE.She is currently self employed as a Consultant with CBC Consult.
She obtained a BSc in Civil Engineering from the University of Surrey, UK in 1983 and an MSc in Earthquake Engineering and Structural Dynamics from the Imperial College of Science Technology and Medicine, London, UK in 1999. (Mrs) Carlien Bou-Chedid is a Fellow of the Ghana Institution of Engineers
She is also a Member of the Women In Engineering (WiE) Committee of the World Federation of Engineering Organisation (WFEO) Member of the Ghana Earthquake Society E-Affiliate Member, Earthquake Engineering Research Institute (EERI) (Mrs) Carlien Bou-Chedid is the recipient of the following awards and honours Prize for best paper - Third International Conference on Structural Engineering Analysis and Modelling (SEAM3), 27-29 July 1993 for Paper on Structural Failures Within the City of Accra National Award - Women of Excellence Award 2011 EERI-GFDRR Housner Fellow – Member of first class of Fellows selected by the Earthquake Engineering Research Institute (EERI) with support from the Global Facility for Disaster Reduction and Recove