General Supervisor ​of Services


Prof. Nedal T. Ratrout is currently the General Supervisor of Services and Professor of Civil Engineering at King Fahd University of Petroleum & Minerals (KFUPM), Dhahran, Saudi Arabia. He also served as the Dean of Academic Development and as Chairman of the Civil & Environmental Engineering Department at KFUPM. Prof. Ratrout is a Certified Consultant Engineer (SCE) who received his BSc. and MSc. in Civil Engineering from KFUPM, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia. He obtained his Ph.D. in Civil Engineering (Transportation) from Michigan State University, USA. The General Supervisor at KFUPM is the University’s Chief Operations Officer and Chief Financial Officer. He is responsible for supervising the efficient delivery of administrative services and resources to the University’s constituents. He spearheads all aspects of construction projects, maintenance activities, medical services, security, transportation, and oversees all financial matters for the institution. He has direct control of 14 operating departments, each promoting its mandate with a common goal, which is providing excellent services to the University.

Reporting Relationships: 
Reporting to:

- H.E. the President of the University

Direct Reports: 

- Director-General, Administrative Affairs
- Director-General, Cultural & Recreational Facilities
- Director-General, Environment Health & Safety
- Director-General, Financial Affairs
- Director-General, Food Services
- Director-General, Housing & Office Services
- Director-General, Maintenance
- Director-General, Materials
- Director-General, Medical Center
- Director-General, Projects
- Director-General, Security
- Director-General, Office of Gen. Supervisor, Services
- Director, Services Follow-up Unit
- Director, University Property Department