Currently occupying the position of Dean of Art, Music & Design, and an Assistant Professor at the Department of Architectural Engineering & Urban Design at Birzeit University. A former Chairman of the Department of Architectural Engineering & former Chairman of the Master Program of Urban Planning & Landscape Design at Birzeit University. His teaching areas include architectural design, & theories of architecture & urbanism, & product design. His fields of research include the notion of architecture & the city, Modern architecture & design trends, urban design theories, environmental psychology, & architecture as a tool of community development. Yasid works as an architect, city planner, & urban designer. He leads multidisciplinary teams in different projects including architectural design, master planning, downtowns development, buildings & parks design in Palestine & the Arab World.
Yasid holds a doctoral degree in Architecture from the Technical University of Graz (TUGraz), Austria. He has been involved in a number of national and international conferences & workshops.