Saya Jamal Rashid is an assistant lecturer  in the Department of Architecture at Salahaddin University-Erbil . She obtained her BS in Architecture from University of Salahaddin, Erbil Iraq in 2006 as she graduated ranking first on the department during her bachelor degree. She worked as assistant  staff at Architecture department from 2012- 2016.  In 2019 she continued MSc. also in Salahaddin University with an Excellent degree in research entitled “The influence of social sustainability factors on usability of house interior spaces”.Her research interests include sustainable architecture especially social sustainability approach , usability of Buildings, interior design ,and islamic architecture.  She has two published research papers.

Currently  she teaches Architecture Thesis studio (fifth stage)and Landscape Design studio (fourth stage).