Denomination: Sunni muslim
UPM 1973-1975; Dean of Sciences, UPM 1975-1977. Vice-Rector, UPM since 1977. Member of COMPLES Solar Energy Society and American Physical Society.
Represented Saudi Arabia at the World Petroleum Congress. National Director of Corrosion Research Project. Vice-Rector for Academic Affairs at the University of Petroleum and Minerals (UPM).