“Hasan Arman graduated in Geological Engineering from the Hacettepe University, Turkey in 1984. He obtained a Ph.D in Engineering Geology at the University of Arizona in 1992. From 1992 to 1993 he was a Postdoc at the University of Nevada, Reno. In 1993 he joined the Sakarya University, Engineering Faculty, Civil Engineering Department as an Assist. Prof. Dr., where he specializes in rock and soil mechanics engineering and environmental geology. He became an Assoc. Prof. Dr. in 1999. Between 2006 and 2008 he was a Professor at the Sakarya University, Civil Engineering Department. In August 2008, he joined the United Arab Emirates University, Faculty of Science, Geology Department as a Professor”.