Dr. AL SHANTI YASSINE has her own office of architectural studies and interior design, at Beirut- Ramlet el Baydah, Lebanon. She has held the position of teacher assistance at Beirut Arab University, Lebanon from 1994 till 2010. She obtained her PHD in architecture, at Ulster University, Faculty of Art & Design and the Built Environment, School of Architecture. Belfast, UK. 2014. Thesis title (Sustainability of regional identity in Lebanese architecture). She obtained her master degree in Beirut Arab University in 2005, She had also a Certificate des Etudes approfondie en Architecture (CEA), 1993. Ville oriental Maghreb et proche orion. Ecole d'architecture de Belleville, Paris. Her research interest is in the field of culture and the sustainability of architectural images. And is writing a book on Lebanese architectural elements.